A Lancaster Professor is the first woman to be elected President of the Freshwater Biological Association.
Jupiter’s intense northern and southern lights pulse independently of each other according to research co-authored by Lancaster University using ESA’s XMM-Newton and NASA’s Chandra X-ray observatories.
Dr Ian Bailey is a lecturer in accelerator physics at Lancaster and a member of the Cockcroft Institute of Accelerator Science and Technology. His research is inspired by the search for new particles and forces at both high and low energies. Here he explains the search for WISPs (very light particles) such as hidden-sector photons or axions which he calls "trying to shine light through a wall".
Data intensive science in the UK has received a major boost thanks to an investment of almost £10 million to train the next generation of experts.
A coral reef scientist has been awarded a prestigious prize from the Leverhulme Trust that will support further research into our oceans.
A new study finds that even low levels of logging in the Amazon rainforest may lead to great losses in biodiversity.
Honey bees love the invasive plant Himalayan balsam and eat it like ‘fast food’ but, like humans, they thrive better on a varied diet.
A team of scientists and academics from Lancaster will be at the Manchester Science Festival this week to raise awareness of the devastating risks and impacts posed by flooding.
A Lancaster professor is part of an international collaboration which has detected an astronomical phenomenon never before observed.
Treatments for high blood pressure do not totally reverse its damaging effects on the vascular rhythms that help circulation of the blood say researchers.