technology

Life Sciences to lead LiGHTS Nights science extravaganza

Skeletons, bush-crickets and dogs helping human health, these are just a few of the fascinating interactive sessions running for an extraordinary one-day science showcase hosted by the University of Lincoln. LiGHTS Nights – a celebration of how science and technology impacts on our daily lives –will take place on the...

Engineering stem cells

Dr Issam Hussain, Senior Lecturer in the School of Life Sciences, is working with the School of Engineering to conduct research that has far-reaching implications in regenerative medicine.   Alongside Dr David Waugh, Professor Jonathan Lawrence and Chi Wai Chan, a visiting researcher from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Dr...

Through animals’ eyes

Experts from the School of Life Sciences recently gave an insight into the fascinating world of animal vision at a prestigious national exhibition. Drs Anna Wilkinson and Tom Pike presented research at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition in London, an event that showcases cutting-edge developments in science and technology. The exhibit featured interactive activities, such as viewing...

Multi-million pound science and innovation park announced

Lincoln is to become home to some of the finest scientific minds and most innovative high-tech businesses in the UK, thanks to ambitious plans announced today (Thursday 2nd August 2012). The University of Lincoln and Lincolnshire Co-operative are joining forces to transform a disused 10-acre site in the heart...

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition

Drs Anna Wilkinson and Tom Pike are gearing up for the Royal Society’s Summer Science Exhibition in July, which is an 8 day celebration of science and technology. Have you ever wanted to see the world through an animal’s eyes? Our exhibit explains the evolution and diversity of animal colouration,...