Language experts at Lancaster University and Cambridge University Press have today published the largest ever public collection of transcribed British conversations, totalling 11.5 million words of spontaneous British English collected between 2012 and 2016.
Lancaster University has been named University of the Year by The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018.
Lancaster University has contributed to a government-commissioned report which has shown that the north of England generates an annual turnover of £91 billion and employs more than 400,000 people in the regional bioeconomy.
A new research chair at Lancaster University will seek to advance knowledge and technologies for the additive manufacturing of metals.
Almost 90 students from Lancaster University Ghana have graduated in the first ever degree ceremony at the West African campus.
The UK is investing £65million in a flagship global science project that could change our understanding of the universe.
Lancaster University is part of a new Higher Education project launched today by a partnership drawn from the worlds of business, football, education and local government.
A £436,000 grant to promote reading, writing, sign language, technology and communication will help in the education of deaf young people in less developed countries.
Research into organic phosphorus is key to ensure future food security and environmental sustainability, according to an international group of scientists led by researchers at the James Hutton Institute, Lancaster University’s Environment Centre and Rothamsted Research in the UK.
Researchers are looking at advanced materials for roads and pavements that could generate electricity from passing traffic.