Public invited to contribute to cancer research using a new interactive website.Read the full story ›
Cambridge University has warned it will need more public funding if it is to continue to compete with institutions around the world.Read the full story ›
The number of pupils taking an A-level in mathematics has hit record levels and now Cambridge University has come up with a new way of teaching the subject to make sure pupils are better prepared for degree level study.
Education Secretary Michael Gove visited their maths department today to talk about the plans.
Changes to the way mathematics is taught in schools have been announced at Cambridge University.
Education Secretary Michael Gove visited the maths department to talk about a new strategy which aims to make young people better equipped for degree courses in the subject when they move on to higher education.
Cambridge professors will set tough new maths A-levels after the university became the first to intervene in the exams system.Read the full story ›
The university is raising £350m through a 40-year security bond, after being handed a better credit rating than the government.Read the full story ›
Cambridge University is part of a £60m project to research science which could benefit the oil and gas industry.Read the full story ›
Researcher's at the University of Cambridge have used an ancient fable as part of a scientific experiment .Read the full story ›
Scientists working at the University of Cambridge have created what they describe as a new recipe from nature's cookbook to create an artificial version of mother of pearl.
Research published in the Journal Nature Communications shows how they've recreated the iridescent coating found on the inside of some molluscs.
Scientists at the University's Cavendish Laboratory hope their discovery will be used by engineers for as a coating in industrial applications.
Cambridge University is believed to have created the longest timeline on Facebook by tracing its entire history back to 1209.
The university is the first institution in the world to allow visitors to interact with 800 years of academic history after digital experts transferred hundreds of landmark dates from its archives.
The standard Facebook timeline feature only allows users to navigate back to the year 1800, but the university sought help from a company who helped make the project a reality.