Chocolate manufacture is an age-old process that can be traced back to the Maya Indians. Over a thousand years later, MRI is being used to help perfect the technique.
Cambridge University Entrepreneurs (CUE) organise the most successful student-run business planning and creation competitions in Europe. Since 1999, CUE has had over 450 entries and has awarded £280,000 in grants to 31 business ideas. These companies have raised more than £8 million of further funding and are currently valued at more than £22 million.
Scientists, engineers, technologists and medics at the University of Cambridge are invited to participate in the current Athena Survey of Science Engineering and Technology (ASSET), which is open until 10 November 2006.
Cambridge researchers have been elected as Fellows of the British Academy and the Royal Academy of Engineering.