Could gut microbial communities be key to preventing diseases like cancer? Gut microbe specialist Dr Lindsay Hall thinks so. Stevie Smith visited the Quadram Institute to learn how one lab is turning poo into new medical treatments.

Speak out with a view on anything, however minor or insignificant, and you are almost guaranteed these days to get a torrent of abuse in return.

You won't want to miss these curiously quirky Norwich Science Festival 2019 events for adults.

A fear of missing out - so-called FOMO - is stopping millennials from taking a break from their electronic devices and the internet, a Norwich university study has found.

The businessman behind a bid to turn Downham Market into a "smart town" says this time will be different despite his last attempt to bring a tech campus to the area ending in failure.

Norfolk County Council has come under fire after two of its IT officers flew to China to talk to a controversial technology company.

The biggest research trial of its kind in the world, exploring the advantages of exercise before and after bowel cancer surgery, is being run from Norwich.

Rural schools and community halls in villages around Diss and Thetford are set to be offered free next-generation ultrafast broadband as part of roll-out plans.

According to NASA's Spot The Station website the International Space Station will be appearing over Norfolk until October 4.

A group of Norwich scientists are launching a study to find out whether a plant based diet could be the key to tackling some of the world's biggest health problems.

Rail passengers using a Norfolk station can now get live up-to-date information on the availability of car park spaces before they travel.

Dozens of homes and businesses have been hit by a power cut caused by a fault with overhead cables.

From minibeasts to space dogs and late night science for grown-ups, this year's Norwich Science festival is set to be bigger and better than ever before.

Backing has been given for a proposed wind farm off the coast of Norfolk, with councillors hailing its potential for boosting the economy of Norfolk.

A proposed wind farm off the coast of Norfolk is likely to be given the backing by councillors tomorrow - but they want pledges on compensation for people affected by its construction.

Tourists who ditch their smartphones when they head off on holiday suffer withdrawal symptoms and anxiety after starting their digital detox - but are rewarded with liberation in the longer term, Norwich researchers have found.

Greater Anglia's brand new trains have been on their first outing on the Norwich to Cambridge route.

Villagers look set to be connected to hyperfast broadband thanks to volunteers who have braved the elements over the last 19 months to lay kilometres of glass fibre optic cable.

Each month we meet the scientists, change makers, educators and technicians working at the pioneering heart of Norwich Research Park to hear how their work is shaping the world we live in. Explore the series here.

Two Suffolk towns have received a fresh boost as full fibre broadband projects are to be extended to almost every home and business under multi-billion pound plans.

A meeting to discuss whether hyperfast broadband should be installed in a village has been hailed a success.

The number of animals used in experiments at the University of East Anglia (UEA) has almost doubled over the past two years.

Each month we meet the scientists, change makers, educators and technicians working at the pioneering heart of Norwich Research Park to hear how their work is shaping the world we live in. Explore the series here.

Chimpanzee expert Jane Goodall will headline Norwich Science Festival this October.

Students at Fakenham Academy were wowed by the night sky recently, without leaving their classrooms.

Once a vital link but now almost obsolete more phone boxes have been earmarked for removal from towns and villages in Norfolk.

Council workers who face abuse from the public could be given video cameras for protection if a Norfolk authority's plans are approved.

Some of the oldest footprints ever seen outside Africa have been discovered on the north Norfolk coast.

Some of the oldest human footprints ever found outside Africa have been discovered on a Norfolk beach.

Thousands of households in rural villages around Diss and Thetford have been earmarked for ultrafast broadband that would see connection speeds race from among the slowest to some of the fastest in the UK.

People in Lowestoft have reported broadband outages.

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