Faculty of Science, Agriculture & Engineering



  • Global Challenges Academy website launches

    Newcastle University has launched a new Global Challenges Academy website. It highlights work with partners across academic borders and disciplines to help address challenges facing the world.

    published on: 2 November 2017

  • Life on the edge

    New research identifies the winners and losers of forest fragmentation.

    published on: 1 November 2017

  • Digitalisation review unveils plans to boost industry

    Input from Newcastle University is part of major plans announced this week to boost the UK’s economy using advanced digital technology.

    published on: 1 November 2017

  • A city remembers Martin Luther King

    Newcastle University was one of the locations used to tell stories related the global struggle for civil rights this weekend.

    published on: 30 October 2017

  • Curve-eye-ture: how to grow artificial corneas

    Scientists at Newcastle University, UK have developed a new method to grow curved human corneas improving the quality and transparency - solely by controlling the behaviour of cells in a dish.

    published on: 20 October 2017

  • Call for citizen scientists to shed light on secret life of lugworms

    Volunteers are being asked to keep an eye out for signs of passion along our coastlines this month.

    published on: 19 October 2017

  • World University Subject Rankings

    The influential Times Higher Education subject rankings have returned exciting results in two key areas of the Faculty's work.

    published on: 17 October 2017

  • The importance of asymmetry in bacteria

    New research published in Nature Microbiology has highlighted a protein that functions as a membrane vacuum cleaner and which could be a potential new target for antibiotics.

    published on: 16 October 2017