“When people think about forests capturing carbon, they tend to focus on the tropical rainforests, like the Amazon,” says Dr Cat Scott.
Dr Ornella Iuorio’s work in developing innovative modular housing construction, in partnership with ilke Homes, has received the prestigious Institute of Civil Engineers Sir John Fowler Award 2021.
A £4 million research project will develop a new generation of artificial joints that last longer, produce fewer side effects and are better suited for younger people.
Research teams are developing small robots to work in underground pipe networks, in both clean water and sewers.
By using high resolution images and supercomputer simulations, scientists have shown for the first time how DNA adopts dance-like movements within cells.