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Guinness World Record for University research team
Our scientists are awarded a Guinness World Record for tying the tightest knot ever produced.
Uranium breakthrough could transform new materials
Uranium can transform the way industry makes bulk chemicals according to new University research.
YouTube brings chemistry breakthroughs to life
The School of Chemistry has demystified some of its achievements through a series of YouTube films.
Scientists develop fake booze-detecting method
Researchers at Manchester have demonstrated how to detect fake spirits still in their bottles.
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