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Feel the beat: implanted microlasers scan heart from inside

St Andrews researchers have developed lasers beating to the rhythm of a live heart to improve the understanding of heart failure.

15 June 2020Research

BLACK LIVES MATTER – St Andrews University says sorry

St Andrews Principal, Professor Sally Mapstone, today apologised for past failures to value and elevate BAME students and scholars.

12 June 2020Public interest stories

BLM: St Andrews says sorry

Principal Professor Sally Mapstone: an apology to BAME staff and students.

12 June 2020Message from the Principal

Unlocking the spread of Covid-19

Medical and data scientists have joined forces to further medical research and understanding on the spread of Covid-19 within communities.

10 June 2020Covid-19

St Andrews on top form in new university rankings

The University's position as one of the world’s top universities has been reinforced with the publication of two benchmark league tables.

10 June 2020Awards

Levitated timepiece sets new benchmark

A mechanical ‘clock’ has been created by international researchers, led by St Andrews, which could test the fundamental physics of gravity.

4 June 2020Research

Principal’s message to all St Andrews students and staff

Let us condemn racism with our research, our ideas, our actions and sacrifices, and our willingness to be challenged and changed.

4 June 2020Message from the Principal

Snowball’s chance in Earth and early signs of life

New research helps answer one of the most asked questions in geoscience: when did Earth start to become habitable to complex life?

1 June 2020Research

Major investment at University’s Eden Campus

The University has been awarded £1.128m to develop a world-class test space for academics, technicians and SMEs at its Eden Campus site.

1 June 2020Fundraising

Scottish coastlines vital role in tackling climate emergency

Scientists from St Andrews will study the carbon stored in Scotland’s coastal wetlands and their role in the fight against climate change.

29 May 2020Research