One of the world’s “most influential scientific minds”, who works to radically improve the productivity of crops, joins Lancaster University as Professor of Crop Sciences.
Mathematical Physicists at Lancaster are involved in a £4.5m project to investigate extreme physical phenomena in laboratories so tiny that their diameters are equivalent to one tenth of the width of a human hair.
A judge on the new series of the BBC’s Robot Wars will attend a special ‘Girls in Computing’ event at Lancaster University.
Researchers have discovered a handful of ‘bright spots’ among the world’s embattled coral reefs, offering the promise of a radical new approach to conservation.
An App developed by a Lancaster University alumnus has won the ‘Early Adopter’ category at the first Google Play Awards.
Lessons from the field of medicine could help provide clearer answers to questions about chemical safety, according to researchers.
Researchers have shown that data mining techniques can be used to understand when Twitter users start displaying supportive behaviour to radical terror groups such as ISIS.
A fashion for otter fur in the 19th Century has given researchers insight into how social changes can be a warning for ecosystems on the brink of collapse.
Technology developed by researchers in Lancaster University’s School of Computing and Communications has been highlighted by The Economist.
Online poker offers new insights into the mind-set of scheming Machiavellians, researchers have found.