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Double-decker bus turned into Wellingborough school science lab
…A double-decker bus has been converted into a school science lab using a £4,000… in October. It will be used for science lessons by their pupils and 40 primary schools… head Jenny May describing it as "fabulous". She said: "Science is an important part…


University of Portsmouth staff protest over science job cuts
…. The union wants governors to use their influence to halt cuts to the faculty of science


Secret GCHQ artefacts to go on show at Science Museum
… Ciphers to Cyber Security, at London's Science Museum, will feature more than 100…


Science museums staff vote to take strike action
… by strike action in a dispute over pay. The Prospect union said its Science Museum Group… a group of museums including London's Science Museum and York's National Railway… Museum. The Science Museums Group said it was disappointed by the outcome…


Techniquest Wrexham science centre plan gets green light
…Plans for a £2.8m science discovery centre at a vacant department store have… will deliver a theatre, dining space, and workshop - as well as a science discovery… Square would ensure it can deliver an "ambitious" programme of science events…


Attempts to 'erase the science' at UN climate talks
…Oil producing countries are trying to "erase the science" on keeping…


Tory hopefuls told not to squander UK science progress
… to develop a strategy for UK science. The president of the UK's Royal Society, Prof Sir… this: Science has been relatively well-funded under Theresa May. Under her premiership…, science funding has been increased by more than £2.5bn and a target has been set…


Fire tests in Fermanagh all about the science of safety
…It has taken six months of planning and weeks of work to get the nine-deep, criss-crossed wooden beams into perfect position - and it's all set to go up in smoke. The structure will form the basis of an experimental fire test, sponsored by…


Spektr-RG: Powerful X-ray telescope launches to map cosmos
…One of the most significant Russian space science missions in the post-Soviet… of the most significant Russian space science missions in the post-Soviet era… to it is the Russian-built science hardware known as ART-XC. Both use a cluster of seven tubular…


New face of the Bank of England's £50 note is revealed as Alan Turing
… Alan Turing's achievements "As the father of computer science and artificial… continued to have an impact on science and society today. Analysis: Paul Rincon, BBC… News website science editor Alan Turing played an absolutely crucial role in Allied…