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Life Sciences - 17.06.2019
Researcher helps design tricky intelligence tasks for new TV gameshow
Researcher helps design tricky intelligence tasks for new TV gameshow
An imperial academic has helped to design fiendishly difficult tasks on a new television to test different aspects of human intelligence. Dr Adam Hampshire 's team, from the Department of Medicine, worked with the creators of TV show The Family Brain Games , to help design a series of games for the show, which airs this evening (Monday 17 June) at 8pm on BBC Two.

Health - Life Sciences - 11.06.2019

Life Sciences - Health - 31.05.2019
Conservation messaging and clinical connections: News from the College
Here's a batch of fresh news and announcements from across Imperial. From finding the most effecting conservation messaging, to a new clinical connection for patients with rare heart conditions, here is some quick-read news from across the College.

Life Sciences - Health - 28.05.2019
Citizen science campaign launched to help UK respond to threat of bacterium which can kill popular garden plants
Citizen science campaign launched to help UK respond to threat of bacterium which can kill popular garden plants
A lecturer from the University of Sussex has joined forces with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and Forest Research to launch a public campaign to help the UK respond to the threat of Xylella fastidiosa; a bacterium that results in the disease and death of many popular garden plants .

Life Sciences - Physics - 23.05.2019
Soapbox Science becomes part of Brighton Fringe to celebrate women in STEMM
Twelve scientists will don their white coats on Brighton seafront for the third annual Soapbox Science event, sharing their expertise as part of the Brighton Fringe.

Life Sciences - 21.05.2019
Imperial named Leader in Openness on animal research
Imperial named Leader in Openness on animal research
Imperial has been recognised for its openness about the use of animals in research with a Leader in Openness Award from Understanding Animal Research.

Life Sciences - Chemistry - 17.05.2019
From food flavourings to biofuels, metals are key
We all know that metals like iron and calcium are essential for a healthy body - but our pioneering scientists estimate that almost half of life's processes depend upon various metals interacting with living cells.

Life Sciences - 16.05.2019

Life Sciences - Innovation / Technology - 14.05.2019
Better together - University and Max Planck Society showcase leading research collaboration
The University of Bristol and Max Planck Society will be presenting their new ground-breaking research collaboration at the BUILA/DAIA Showcase at the British Embassy in Berlin today [Tuesday 14 May].

Health - Life Sciences - 10.05.2019
1 in 4 cats and 1 in 7 dogs carrying fleas with high levels of bacteria, finds Big Flea Project
1 in 4 cats and 1 in 7 dogs carrying fleas with high levels of bacteria, finds Big Flea Project
As many as 1 in 4 cats and 1 in 7 dogs are carrying fleas, and about 11 per cent of these fleas are infected with potentially pathogenic bacteria, according to a large-scale analysis of owned animals in the UK.

Health - Life Sciences - 08.05.2019
Academy of Medical Sciences elects six new Fellows from Imperial College London
Six researchers are among 50 top biomedical and health scientists to be elected to the Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences.

Life Sciences - Health - 07.05.2019

Health - Life Sciences - 03.05.2019

Health - Life Sciences - 02.05.2019

Health - Life Sciences - 18.04.2019
Bovine TB test gets royally rewarded
A blood test to detect diseases that affect dairy cattle developed by researchers at the University of Nottingham has received the Royal Dairy Innovation award.

Health - Life Sciences - 17.04.2019

Life Sciences - 15.04.2019
Zoos and Aquaria Deliver Missing Information Critical to Sustaining Biodiversity | University of Oxford
In an era of always-on information, it is surprising how little we know about key biological aspects of animal species worldwide.A paper published this week in the Proceedings of the National Acade

Business / Economics - Life Sciences - 26.03.2019

Pharmacology - Life Sciences - 08.03.2019
Safer brains and mechanical hearts: News from the College
Safer brains and mechanical hearts: News from the College
Here's a batch of fresh news and announcements from across Imperial. From better materials for crash helmets, to a bioreactor which mimics heartbeats, here is some quick-read news from across the College.

Life Sciences - Career - 07.03.2019

Life Sciences - Health - 01.03.2019

Life Sciences - 28.02.2019
Utopia or dystopia: Researchers debate the future of gene editing embryos
Utopia or dystopia: Researchers debate the future of gene editing embryos
Scientists discussed the ethics of CRISPR-Cas9 as part of a partnership event for Imperial students with The Times.

Life Sciences - Palaeontology - 25.02.2019
Bristol undergraduate reconstructs the skulls of two species of ancient reptile
Bristol undergraduate reconstructs the skulls of two species of ancient reptile
Using two partially fragmented fossil skulls, a student at the University of Bristol has digitally reconstructed, in three-dimensions, the skulls of two species of ancient reptile that lived in the Late Triassic, one of which had been previously known only from its jaws.

Life Sciences - 22.02.2019

Health - Life Sciences - 21.02.2019
Team to study concussion in international motorsport
Team to study concussion in international motorsport
Cambridge researchers are to take part in a study to examine the impact of concussion in motorsports, with the aim of reducing traumatic brain injury and helping drivers recover.

Life Sciences - Environment - 21.02.2019

Agronomy / Food Science - Life Sciences - 18.02.2019

Life Sciences - Health - 11.02.2019
Cardiff University becomes latest partner in global neuroscience research initiative
Cardiff University has become the latest global partner in Western University's BrainsCAN, a $66 million neuroscience research investment from the Government of Canada provided through the Canada First Research Excellence Fund.

Music - Life Sciences - 05.02.2019
Deaf moth evolves sound-production as a warning to outwit its predator
Deaf moth evolves sound-production as a warning to outwit its predator
A genus of deaf moth has evolved to develop an extraordinary sound-producing structure in its wings to evade its primary predator the bat. The finding, made by researchers from the University of Bristol and Natural History Museum, is described in Scientific Reports today [Tuesday 5 February]. It's already known that some species of moth have evolved a range of defensive mechanisms to evade insectivorous bats' highly-tuned echolocation (biosonar) detection skills.
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