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Environment Apr 19
Freshwater fish diversity is harmed as much by selective logging in rainforests as they are by complete deforestation, according to a new study. Researchers had expected the level of damage would rise depending on the amount of logging and were surprised to discover the impact of removing relatively few trees.
Innovation Apr 17

With robotics on the rise, Imperial researchers look to the future, exploring everything from nature-inspired robot swarms to the ethics of AI.

Physics Apr 15

Outstanding teams and individuals have been recognised by the Provost for the significant improvements they have made to health and safety.

Physics Apr 13

Imperial is determined to grow its European and global connections after Brexit, President Alice Gast writes in the New York Times.

Environment Apr 10

Researchers have measured CO2 emissions from fossil fuel use in California and compared them to reported emissions.

Medicine Apr 17

One class of drug used to treat type 2 diabetes may not reduce the risk of death when compared with placebo, suggests new findings.

Medicine Apr 15

An analysis of group B streptococcus infections has revealed unexpected transmission events. The research , published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases , may open new avenues for preventing certain types of group B streptococcus infection.

Life Sciences Apr 11

Turtles that breathe through their genitals and tiny chameleons are amongst the weird reptiles heading for extinction unless urgent action is taken.

Medicine Apr 10

Researchers have discovered a new class of drug that has the potential to help cancer patients who no longer respond to existing therapies.

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