Posts Tagged ‘science’

Cut exposure to synthetic chemicals to ward off 150,000+ European diabetes cases

Friday, October 28th, 2016

…And save billions of Euros in associated costs every year, estimate researchers


How Gaming and Education are Converging

Friday, February 19th, 2016

Recent budget cuts have proposed a threat to science in schools and the science industry as a whole


New guidance to help companies attract and retain more women into science and engineering roles

Friday, December 4th, 2015

IET and prospect launch 'Progressing Women in STEM Roles'


World-Class Engineers Scoop Top Awards for Cutting Edge Innovations

Friday, November 20th, 2015

Institution of Engineering and Technology recognises 15 exemplary innovators in industry


IET announces search for the world’s best innovators in engineering, science and technology

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

12 weeks to enter

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has once again launched their  search to find the most exciting engineering, science and technology innovations (more…)

Search begins for the world’s best innovations in science, engineering and technology

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has launched today a worldwide search for the best science, engineering and technology innovations for one of the industry’s most prestigious awards programmes – the Innovation Awards. (more…)

UK women scientists have fewer studies funded and are given less money than men

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Gender discrepancies have persisted for more than a decade in infectious disease research

Women scientists specialising in infectious disease research have fewer studies funded than men (more…)

Deloitte: Is Life Science R&D Earning Its Investment?

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

• 105 products launched since 2010, with projected value of $770 billion;

• 167 assets with a projected value of $819 billion progressed into late stage development since 2010; (more…)

Large medical research funders committed to open access publishing

Thursday, October 24th, 2013

But smaller medical charities, although keen, fear impact on budgets and funded researchers

Large medical research funding bodies are fully committed to open access publishing. But although smaller charitable funders back the principle (more…)

Renishaw Supports 3D Printing Exhibition At London Science Museum

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Renishaw, the UK's only manufacturer of an additive manufacturing machine that 'prints' metal parts, is a major sponsor of a free exhibition being held at the Science Museum, London, which explores the future for 3D printing. (more…)

Mental Health 'Eye Test' Breakthrough Wins Top Entrepreneurial Award

Friday, September 27th, 2013

An eye movement test to assist diagnosis of major adult psychiatric disorders has taken a step closer to being commercialised after winning a prestigious national contest recognising Scotland's entrepreneurial innovations. (more…)

4 In 10 Britons Think The Internet Is A Threat To Knowledge

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Opinion in the UK is divided on whether or not progress in manufacturing and digital technology is a good or bad thing

As part of a major new exhibition about the future of manufacturing (The Future is Here, 24 July – 29 October), (more…)