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£127 Million of R&D Funding will Boost UK Economic Growth

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The FINANCIAL  —  Five new projects will boost economic growth in Northern Ireland, the Midlands, the north of England, Scotland and Cumbria, and Wales, UKRI notes.…

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Cuts to UK Government Funding in Recent Years Cost Lives, Study Finds

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The FINANCIAL — A new study from researchers at the University of Liverpool shows that decreasing local government funding over recent years probably contributed to declines in life expectancy in some areas of England, which was stalling even prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.…

Researchers Aim to Reduce Emmissions of process Which Feeds 40% of the World

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The FINANCIAL -- A new research project is setting out to investigate how to make an industrial process which helps feed nearly half the world’s population more sustainable. The Haber-Bosch process, developed in the early 20th Century, was the first economically-viable large-scale ammonia production process. It works by combining nitrogen and hydrogen under high pressures, with…

Drones to fight fires and deliver coronavirus supplies are first to receive share of over £33 mln government funding

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The FINANCIAL — Innovative projects harnessing the latest technology to support the fight against COVID-19 and other challenges like climate change, while creating hundreds of jobs across the country, have been backed by government investment, Business Minister Nadhim Zahawi has announced today (9 November 2020). The 20 winning ideas will receive a share of £7…