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31 Jan 2014

Royal Society announces latest recipients of esteemed Wolfson Research Merit Award

The Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science, has announced the appointment of 21 new Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award holders.

06 Dec 2013

Leading international researchers awarded fellowships in UK

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

Royal Society responds to Autumn Statement

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

Chancellor confirms £270 million investment in Quantum technology

Chancellor confirms £270 million investment in Quantum technology

25 Nov 2013

Higgs boson tale wins Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books

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

An evening among the stars with Kavli Prize Laureate Jane Luu

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.

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