An improved cycling, walking and equestrian route has opened in Sawston to deliver smoother and safer journeys.
Many current inhalers for conditions such as asthma contain propellants that are potent greenhouse gases. A study from researchers at the University of Cambridge has found that switching to alternative, greener inhalers would not only result in large carbon savings, but could be achieved alongside reduced drug costs by using less expensive...
Underland by the Cambridge-based writer Robert Macfarlane has been shortlisted for the Waterstones Book of the Year 2019.
On 19 November, the UK BioBeat19 summit goes to Stevenage to discuss the potential of cell and gene therapy and how to accelerate these transformational medicines.
A new book co-edited by Kamiar Mohaddes of Cambridge Judge Business School addresses how Arab countries can escape a “resource curse” in which oil and gas riches don’t translate into long-term economic growth and stability.
Magna has been awarded a grant by the US Department of Energy (US DOE) to develop and ‘auto-qualify’ advanced electric motor technologies for next-generation vehicle propulsion systems.
The forthcoming IDTechEx Show! - with over 250 exhibitors - features many working on 3D electronics, while conference tracks cover topics ranging from stretchable sensors to In Mold Electronics to 3D printed electronics. Here, Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx, previews the event...
The University of Cambridge is launching two new climate-focused graduate programmes, exploring the past and potential futures of the interaction between the planet and humanity, to train a new generation of creative and innovative leaders to respond to our most pressing global challenge.
Blighter Surveillance Systems Ltd , a British designer and manufacturer of electronic-scanning (e-scan) radars and counter-drone solutions, has secured a significant growth capital loan from BOOST&Co to further exploit the success of its advanced radars and counter-drone solutions for use by airports, nuclear power stations, oil/gas...
Scientists are developing a low cost, rapid diagnostic sensor test which aims to show the susceptibility of bacteria to antibiotics within 45 minutes.
A company that provides technology and systems integration services to leading broadcast media organisations has completed a management buyout. Colin Judge, a co-founder, of Melbourn-based Independent Project Engineering Ltd (IPE) and his co-director Ray Bragg have transferred ownership to a new management team who will take IPE forward to its...
BroadbandUK's Broadband Speed Test is the fastest growing speed test in the UK.
GiroNEX – the Ely-based technology spin-out – has today announced a move into the pharmaceutical manufacturing equipment market, with the launch of its Cube Plus automated precision powder dispensing system for use in manufacturing powder-filled capsules and vials for early phase clinical trials and related drug development studies.
Largest study yet to compare protected with “matched” unprotected land finds “significantly higher” increases in human pressure – primarily through agriculture – in protected areas across the tropics.
Creative Marketing Agency flocc is delighted to announce the opening of its new Cambridge office at WeWork, Station Road, Cambridge as part of its expansion in the city.
Joanna Goodman of Evolve the Law caught up with Tim Pullan, founder and CEO of ThoughtRiver, at Legal Geek in London.
Jana Hovanec, who has just joined Salus Wellness Clinics, is a qualified Thrive programme consultant. She works with anyone wanting to optimise their mental well being.
Sense Biodetection Limited (Sense) developers of simple, ultra-rapid, handheld tests for flu and other infectious diseases has raised £12.3M, in a funding round led by Cambridge Innovation Capital, with participation from Jonathan Milner.
If you’re going along to WIRED Smarter, Audio Analytic will also be there to showcase the exciting capabilities of its sound recognition technology, across smart speakers, the smart home, hearables, mobile and automotive.
Turing Intelligence Technology (TurinTech.ai) has raised over £1 million in seed funding, led by IQ Capital. The company applies cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) to optimise and evolve generic software. The funding raised will be used to hire additional data scientists and deepen its ‘Optimisation Automation’ suite.