One of Britain's oldest and biggest oil platforms has arrived on Teesside for decommissioning.Read the full story ›
Footballers who repeatedly head the ball could be increasing their chances of developing dementia, according to new research.Read the full story ›
A new study by Newcastle University revealed finding the sound of eating unbearable could be the sign of a medical conditionRead the full story ›
A University of York project has won a prestigious 2016 British Archaeological award.
A team of York archaeologists won the Best Archaeological Innovation Award for their project involving the examination of a unique Mesolithic engraved pendant from Star Carr.
The British Archaeological Awards showcase the latest discoveries and innovations in archaeology across the UK.
"The Star Carr team are delighted to receive such a prestigious award. It is great recognition for the huge amount of research that everyone spent in the analysis of the pendant, and the innovative techniques that were tested. These have also generated much public interest which has been very pleasing."
A Seaside Tsar should be appointed to help Britain's seaside towns according to new research which paints a grim picture of the problems facing many coastal communities.
The report, commissioned by the British Hospitality Association (BHA), says that people living in seaside towns are more likely to be poorly educated, unemployed or lacking in ambition.
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Scientists from Durham Uni have helped make a helium discovery which could help life-saving work in medicine.Read the full story ›
Two thousand jobs are set to be created after a 65 million pound investment in Newcastle's Science Central complex.Read the full story ›