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New Director of Museum of Science & Industry announced

01 May 2014

The next Director of the Museum of Science & Industry will be Sally MacDonald, currently UCL's Director of Public and Cultural Engagement.

Open for Business: British manufacturing and industry through the lens of 9 Magnum photographers

17 April 2014

Multistory and Magnum Photos have commissioned 9 of the world's leading photographers to document contemporary British manufacturing for a touring exhibition.

Wellcome Image Awards 2014

10 April 2014

View a selection of stunning, scientific and award-winning images that celebrate the best in science imaging talent.

Original and never seen before Ferranti images release to mark engineer's 150th anniversary

08 April 2014

150th anniversary of Manchester’s most famous Engineer Sebastian de Ferranti.

The world’s greatest experiment comes to Manchester

07 April 2014

The Museum of Science and Industry will be the first stop in a tour of the Science Museum’s Collider exhibition.

Chancellor visits Museum of Science & Industry to announce new investment

28 March 2014

Chancellor George Osborne has visited the Museum to announce the government’s £800,000 investment in it.

Fighter plane flies away from Museum of Science & Industry

07 February 2014

Nineteen years after it arrived, the Spitfire Fighter Reconnaissance aeroplane is returned to the RAF Museum, Hendon.

Did you know Ferranti’s Transformer Man?

10 January 2012

MOSI (Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester) is seeking information about a series of photographs taken in the 1920s by the former Hollinwood-based company Ferranti, of a man standing next to a range of transformers.

Christmas comes early for MOSI’s Harley winner

21 December 2011

A doctor from Lancashire is celebrating Christmas early this year as he is the lucky winner of a Harley-Davidson bike!

Capacity audience awaits Dr Gunther von Hagens' first-ever UK lecture

22 May 2008

This fascinating lecture, held in association with MOSI and Scalpel, Manchester Medics Surgical Society, is just one of a number of events that Dr von Hagens will be taking part in during his visit to Manchester.

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