Europe’s growing security industry needs stricter controls to ensure its technology isn’t used as a weapon against citizens, a Newcastle University expert has warned.
published on: 22nd February 2013
A team of scientists and surgeons from Newcastle are developing a new nasal spray from a marine microbe to help clear chronic sinusitis.
published on: 18th February 2013
New sat-nav technology which helps drivers adjust their speed so they can pass through a series of lights on green is to be trialled in Newcastle.
published on: 14th February 2013
A worldwide study has shown that pregnant mothers exposed to air pollution emitted by vehicles and coal power plants, are significantly more likely to have smaller babies.
published on: 6th February 2013
The discovery that sea urchins use Nickel particles to harness carbon dioxide from the sea could be the key to capturing tonnes of CO2 from the atmosphere.
published on: 5th February 2013
A new series of Insights public lectures and Live lunchtime concerts begins with a look at the history of Britain's real life spooks.
published on: 4th February 2013
BBC Radio 4 dives into the world of colour, from biology to fashion with neuroscientists from Newcastle University.
published on: 31st January 2013
Newcastle University is co-ordinating an international effort to connect research data in order to develop new diagnostic tools and treatments for people with rare diseases.
published on: 24th January 2013
Blast-resilient carriages that are better able to withstand a terrorist attack and ultimately save lives have been developed by a world-leading team of engineers.
published on: 22nd January 2013
A study has found that many patients receiving a potentially life-saving drug for the childhood cancer neuroblastoma are potentially being under-dosed.
published on: 17th January 2013