Power cuts that left more than 61,000 homes and businesses without power in the Lancaster area should act as a wake-up call, argues a new report.
An international team of astronomers has discovered that the central region of our Milky Way Galaxy hosts an ancient population of stars more than 10 billion years old.
Newly published research has shown that the action of wind turbines has a measurable effect on the local climate.
Lancaster University is providing a unique opportunity for ambitious North West small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to take advantage of funded three-year industry-led research and development initiatives with support worth up to £100,000.
Lancaster University’s Faculty of Science and Technology has several subjects ranked amongst the best in the UK in the 2017 Complete University Guide (CUG) league tables.
The loss of plant and animal species around the world due to human activities could have been significantly underestimated due to a commonly used scientific method, according to a new study.
Researchers studying three of the world’s great rivers have found evidence of a damaging legacy that could affect our planet for generations.
On Wednesday 16th March 2016, the Faculty held its third STEM Schools Challenge as part of British Science Week, welcoming 170 pupils from 14 schools to compete in four challenges that cover the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
Global efforts to protect the planet will fail unless we take concepts like equality and wellbeing into account, according to a new paper published today in the journal Science.
Lancaster Physicists are greeted with applause in the Canadian Parliament for their contribution to the Nobel prize-winning research into Neutrinos.