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The St Andrews Prize for the Environment: finalists announced for 21st prize

Following receipt of entries from around the world, three finalists have been selected for the St Andrews Prize for the Environment.

23 January 2019Awards

Crowds go mad when going gets tough

Bad crowd behaviour is more likely when people face challenging circumstances, according to new research at St Andrews.

22 January 2019Research

Chemical elements which make up mobile phones placed on ‘endangered list’

Scientists from the University have developed a unique periodic table which highlights the scarcity of elements used in everyday devices.

22 January 2019Research

New funding for neurodegenerative research

Researchers in neurodegenerative conditions will benefit from a new funding pool administered by St Andrews.

17 January 2019Awards

World’s oldest periodic table chart found in St Andrews

A periodic table chart discovered at the University is thought to be the oldest in the world.

17 January 2019University news

Game of Thrones star to appear in St Andrews

Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams is coming to St Andrews as part of the University’s Careers Week.

10 January 2019University news

Two Leverhulme awards made to St Andrews

Two top research grants have been awarded to academics at the University of St Andrews by a major national funding body.

9 January 2019Awards

New study changes the way we understand the psychology of obedience

An international collaboration involving the University of St Andrews challenges the traditional understanding of why people obey orders.

4 January 2019Research

Radar sensing: transforming the way we interact with computers

Research from St Andrews could transform HCI - the way humans interact with computers, smart watches and other devices.

4 January 2019Research

Tennyson in focus

One of the most famous nineteenth-century collaborations between a poet and a photographer finds a home at the University of St Andrews.

3 January 2019University news