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$10 million vote of confidence in St Andrews University vision

The University has secured an unprecedented $10 million gift from the parents of one of its former students.

1 November 2018Fundraising

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The University has been awarded a share of £100 million funding to train the next generation of environmental scientists.

11 October 2018

An innovative way to optically image through tissue could allow a more detailed understanding and diagnosis of early stage cancer.

12 October 2018

Third Generation Project awarded a grant from the National Geographic Society to shed light on climate migration and fight xenophobia.

17 October 2018

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Tiny lasers light up immune cells

A team of researchers at the University have developed tiny lasers that could revolutionise our understanding of many diseases.

20 November 2018Research

Whales use the sonic equivalent of a flashlight to focus in on prey

A new study reveals that whales, dolphins and porpoises use narrow beams of high intensity sound to echolocate prey.

15 November 2018Research

Wild orangutan mothers speak up to defend kids

A team of scientists, led by St Andrews, has shown that wild orangutan mothers utilise a unique vocal phenomenon to warn their offspring.

14 November 2018Research

St Andrews commemorates Armistice centenary with Royal Scots

St Andrews commemorates students who were killed serving with The Royal Scots to mark the centenary of the First World War.

12 November 2018Public interest stories

St Andrews-led project receives €2.6m boost

A €2.6m project, led by researchers at the University, is part of a €1 billion scheme to boost quantum technologies in Europe.

2 November 2018Awards