From an in-depth interview with our first female Vice-Chancellor to taking a look at some of the earliest glimpses of the Universe through the James Webb Space Telescope, averting an insect apocalypse, challenging taboos around breast health, philanthropic scholarships, international student stories and expert views on topical subjects, our community is creating impact for future generations. Read their features below.

First light

After more than 30 years of development, the James Webb Space Telescope launched on Christmas Day 2021. The astonishingly sharp pictures captured by the telescope reveal previously invisible areas of star birth, shattering astronomers’ preconceptions about the early Universe.

Read more about the JWST