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Mixing Industry and Academia at Diamond

... in Industry access the facilities at Diamond for their own research. Meera – And what kind of Industries do want ... So it might be that companies want to come and do their own research, then they come and so their own experiments much like our academic Users do, but in some ...

Human eye

The BRAIN Initiative

... and to understand, and manipulate our behaviour. Who will own that data and how should we use the information? In ... where for about a thousand dollars, you can have your own genes analyzed and know what may be some of the ways to go about dealing with disease in your own body and it revolutionized medicine. One of the ...

internet cafe

The World Community Grid

... so, what the grid is, anybody can join.  It's using your own PC or computers that you own to join a network of computers and those computers are ...

Does social media harm happiness?

... may influence the two things independently. In our own research we’ve tried to overcome this by using ... frequently using social networking sites already. In our own data we found worse effects of social media use on ...

Teenagers

How is science education changing?

... wasn't anything where we were actually conducting our own scientific investigations of stuff that isn't known about ... not only are these students becoming scientists in their own right, but also, this is a great potential for professors ...

Friends

Friendships down to your genes

... that we may be picking friends with similar genes to our own. By comparing the genes of friends and strangers, James ...

Shinya Yamanaka

Shinya Yamanaka - Special stem cells

... patients suffering from intractable diseases, including my own father. So that was why I changed my career from ...

Citizen Science: Science Needs YOU!

... important during pandemics, and you can contribute your own data too. There are many of these projects available, and ... Citizen scientists are capable of formulating their own opinions from the evidence, and it is infinitely ...

Hugging

Myth: The cuddle chemical

... also been found to improve people's perception of their own personality, in turn making them more outgoing in social ...

ASKAP antennas

Astronomy with MRO and ASKAP

... won't just be looking at very distant objects. Within our own Milky Way galaxy it will expect to discover thousands of ...

Image of human blastocyst showing Inner Cell Mass (top, right) and Trophectoderm.

Magdalena Zernicka-Goetz: Early embryos

... worms, and we don’t know much about development of our own embryos. Actually, at this stage of development, we have ...

A polygraph running on a laptop

The Death of Biostatistics?

... dramatic change to what was before.  Before, you had your own nice hypothesis.  You had your gene that you like very ...

Bee Feeding in a laboratory experiment

How do bees see flower iridescence?

... pollinated because obviously, it wants pollen from its own species to be transferred to another flower of the same ...

HTC smart phone

Gleaning the mood of the nation

... a Smartphone and there are many people - actually, I don't own one (there's a confession)  so there are many people who ...

An explosion of drones: new technology in the geosciences

... technologies that can read microscopic information, one's own physical relationship to nature is replaced with the lens ...

Would British science be impacted by Brexit?

... important to reduce to pounds and pence. We all have our own interests, but sometimes we should aim to look a bit ...