Manchester’s Dr Michael Buckley and his team of scientists have developed a new technique which could advance our understanding of human evolution dramatically.
A University of Manchester lecturer who classified a new species of dinosaur discovered two years ago has hailed the discovery as being valuable to science.
Two galaxies near the Milky Way are colliding, producing a colourful firework display discovered by experts at the University of Manchester and the University of Hong Kong.
Walking with a giant: Colossal dinosaur weighing more than Boeing 737 unearthed by Manchester Uni scientists
A colossal new species of dinosaur which would have weighed more than a Boeing 737 and was the length of three buses has been discovered by a team from Manchester University.
One of the world’s earliest surviving Christian charms, in the form of a 1,500 year-old paper-like fragment, has been discovered in the University of Manchester’s John Rylands Library.
Mancunians have made some of the most world-changing discoveries.
Remarkable 18th century Jewish Scripture discovered in Manchester soup carton – could sell for six figures
Bargain Hunt expert believes Haggadah is worth six figures at least
Clean and green: Salford scientists discover cost-effective way to revolutionise home insulation… SOAP!
Dr Yusuf Arayici and PhD candidate Lee Read have patented the idea of using waste oils
Ancient 6000-year-old ‘halls of dead’ unearthed in spectacular find by Manchester university archaeologists
The findings are thought to have been constructed between 4000 and 3600 BC.
Shoal-less: Backstabbing fish sacrifice pals to predators in order to save themselves, Salford uni discover
Brazilian astynax fish attack weak members and leave them for predators
Medieval genius’ manuscript found at Manchester’s John Rylands Library on eve of author’s 700th birthday
Boccaccio’s works, including the Decameron, are still influential today