Our research helps uncover the systems that underpin our knowledge of the world, helping to unlock our ability to enable global progress.

From major advancements in computing science and engineering to elegant solutions for medical breakthroughs, fundamental research helps to further our understanding across disciplines and provides the basis for future discoveries.

Understanding the Fundamentals Research

Small RNA

Unlocking the mysteries of a cell

“Environmental scientists use ingenious methods to work out exactly what’s flowing under the earth’s surface, helping us to better understand earthquakes, volcanoes and the complex engine at the heart of our dynamic planet.”

Understanding the Fundamentals

Mark my Words

Cancer research

Improving prostate cancer diagnosis

Understanding the Fundamentals

Exploring the Earth's Subsurface


Mind Set



Understanding the fundamentals

Out of this world