Blue Halo – Benchmark – Lab Relocation

Researchers from the University of Cambridge have discovered that flowers have nanoscale ridges that create a ‘blue halo’ when viewed from certain angles. These blue halo’s are able to attract bees to the flower. Although these ridges and grooves may vary, both on...

A Vision for Joined-up Science – Benchmark – Lab Removals

The executive chairman of Alphabet Inc (the parent company of Google), Eric Schmidt has announced a new post-doctoral fellowship programme with the goal of enhancing cross-disciplinary research. Eric, along with his wife Wendy, in partnership with the University of...

Self-Expanding Clothes – Benchmark – Lab Removals

A student studying at the Imperial College London has won this years UK Dyson Award. Ryan Yasin has created children’s clothes that grow along with their wearer. The clothes, Petit Pli, were created with the aim of tackling clothing waste and saving parents money,...

Combating Drug Resistant Cancer – Benchmark – Lab Removals

A new blood test could potentially help predict the success of certain cancer treatments. Researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) discovered that they can predict drug resistance in patients with advanced prostate cancer using the assay. Cancerous...