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UofG scientists research new ways to turn water into oxygen on the moon and Mars

27th February 2022

The research may allow humans to stay on Mars and the moon for extended periods. University of Glasgow and University of Manchester scientists have been working on turning water into oxygen, a process which would give humans a reliable source of oxygen, something necessary to sustain them in space for a longer period of time ...


Historic meteorite recovered by team including two University of Glasgow scientists

28th March 2021

A rare meteorite was recovered in Winchcombe in a search involving members from UofG’s School of Geographical and Earth Sciences. Researchers at the University of Glasgow have taken part in recovering the first meteorite on UK soil in over 30 years.  After a fireball lit up the sky on the night of 28 February, researchers ...