30 January 2023
What are ZEPTO magnets?
ZEPTO magnets are currently being tested at the Diamond Light Source. But how do these clean alternate magnets work in a particle accelerator?
9 January 2023
UK contributes to a leap towards nuclear fusion energy
Scientists have achieved the ‘holy grail’ of fusion research for the first time – producing more fusion energy output than energy input.
12 December 2022
Supercomputing experts helped speed up COVID-19 research
The UK’s supercomputing capability, supported by experts from STFC, played a pivotal role in supporting medical research at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic.
21 November 2022
UK ATC instrument installed at the Very Large Telescope in Chile
To ensure ERIS was operating as anticipated I travelled to the Paranal Observatory 2,635 metres above sea level in the Atacama Desert.
11 November 2022
Transport tests for the PIP-II cryomodules
Daresbury Lab are building 3 cryomodules in collaboration with Fermilab, but how do we transport these from Daresbury all the way to Chicago?
28 October 2022
Ocean life under pressure
7 October 2022
Grimy windows can be a source of harmful pollutants
6 October 2022
DUNE factory open for business
26 September 2022
STFC partners US imaging firm to develop ultra-high-speed camera
22 September 2022
Bringing scientific sculpture back to life
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