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Latest press releases
06 Dec 2013
The sixth round of Newton International Fellowships has been awarded jointly by two of the UK’s national research academies – the British Academy and the Royal Society.
05 Dec 2013
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, today announced a £375 million Emerging Powers Research Fund for international scientific collaboration as part of the Autumn Statement.
04 Dec 2013
The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, has confirmed £270 million worth of investment in Quantum technology, ahead of the Autumn Statement.
25 Nov 2013
Sean Carroll’s The Particle at the End of the Universe has been named as the winner of the 2013 Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books at an event hosted by comedian and TV presenter Dara O Briain.
21 Nov 2013
Professor Jane Luu delivered the Kavli Prize Laureate lecture last night, hosted by the Royal Society, in partnership with the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and the Kavli Foundation.
12 Nov 2013
Look inside space, a book packed with amazing space facts hidden beneath more than 70 flaps to lift, has won the Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize 2013.