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Administration/Government
23.03.2018
Innovation/Technology - Life Sciences
23.03.2018
Environment/Sustainable Development
23.03.2018
Environment/Sustainable Development - Event
22.03.2018
Forum to address future world water challenges
Forum to address future world water challenges
A major forum focused on the future of innovation, ecosystems and resilience for water security has been announced today on World Water Day.
Environment/Sustainable Development
22.03.2018
Putting a monetary value on biodiversity
Putting a monetary value on biodiversity
A photo of a rare shrew taken by a Lancaster University alumnus features on a new banknote, celebrating an African island's unique fauna.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Law/Forensics
22.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology
22.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
22.03.2018
Shaking up newborn ambulance transportation for a brighter future
Premature babies could benefit from a new safer transport incubator for transferring them between hospitals, as a result of pioneering NIHR-funded research by the University of Nottingham's bioengineers, clinicians and scientists.
Business/Economics
22.03.2018
More people miss NHS appointments when the clocks go forward
More people miss NHS appointments when the clocks go forward
The number of missed hospital outpatient appointments increases following the clock change in the spring. Patients are 5% more likely to miss an appointment in the week after the clocks go forward compared with the previous week. NHS figures show that there were 8 million missed appointments in 2016/17.
Administration/Government
22.03.2018
Open letter to UUK and UCU
Mr Alistair Jarvis, Chief Executive Universities UK Woburn House, 20 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9HQ and Sally Hunt, General Secretary University and College Union, Carlow Street, London NW1 7LH De
Environment/Sustainable Development - Academic Rankings
22.03.2018
Lighting up Wills for World Water Day 2018
Lighting up Wills for World Water Day 2018
To raise awareness of water security for all, we are marking this year's World Water Day by promoting our water-based research and initiatives to manage water across our campus, as well as lighting up Wills Memorial Building to promote this issue throughout Bristol [22 March 2018].
Administration/Government - Careers/Employment
22.03.2018
Children from wealthier families much more likely to secure grammar school places
Children from wealthier families much more likely to secure grammar school places
Research reveals the huge advantage rich families gain by using private tutors in the race for grammar school places. A new paper from the UCL Institute of Education shows that private tutoring means pupils from high-income families are much more likely to get into grammar schools than equally bright pupils from low-income families.
Careers/Employment - Event
22.03.2018
Academic Rankings
22.03.2018
Administration/Government - Innovation/Technology
22.03.2018
Civil Engineering
22.03.2018
City food growers wanted for international research project
City food growers wanted for international research project
City food growers wanted for international research project Green-fingered gardeners who grow their own fruit and veg are being sought for a university research project that will compare their growing methods with counterparts 5,000 miles away.
Business/Economics - Administration/Government
21.03.2018
Parcel porters could help cities cope with the impacts of e-commerce growth
Parcel porters could help cities cope with the impacts of e-commerce growth
Researchers are investigating whether a workforce of ‘parcel porters' could help to reduce the current demand for kerbside space by delivery vans Researchers from Lancaster University, together
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
21.03.2018
University experts back campaign for state-of-the-art brain scanner
During Brain Tumour Awareness Month (March), researchers at The University of Nottingham are backing a campaign to provide new state-state-of-the-art scanning equipment for children undergoing intricate brain surgery.
Business/Economics - Politics
21.03.2018
The IMF’s surprising interventions within Politics of Austerity debates
The IMF's reputation, expertise and mandate enabled it to define the crisis and encourage policy responses which challenged conventional economic wisdom at the time.
Medicine/Pharmacology
21.03.2018
Podcast: The 106-year-old doctor, parent scientists and hearing aid games
In this edition: An immunologist who worked with Alexander Fleming reaches 106, mums put their breast milk to the test and hearing aids get gamified.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Event
21.03.2018
Astronomy - Chemistry
20.03.2018
UCL to lead European mission to study new planets
UCL to lead European mission to study new planets
UCL is leading a multi-million pound European mission to study newly discovered planets after it was selected today as the next European Space Agency science mission.
Astronomy - Chemistry
20.03.2018
Green light for exoplanet mission
Cardiff University scientists will be part of an international space mission, which the European Space Agency (ESA) has announced today, to investigate fundamental questions about how mysterious exoplanets form and evolve.
Life Sciences - Medicine/Pharmacology
20.03.2018
Physics/Materials Science - Microtechnics/Electroengineering
20.03.2018
Nanocrystalline graphite enables new class of harsh environment electronics
Nanocrystalline graphite enables new class of harsh environment electronics
Researchers from the Universities of Bristol and Southampton, in collaboration with Microsemi, have demonstrated reliable operation of microelectromechanical relays by coating the contacts with nanocrystalline layers of graphite, to enable ultra-low-power electronics for harsh environments.
Art and Design - Life Sciences
20.03.2018
Painting Fool at CUBRIC
The home of one of Europe's most powerful MRI scanners has also become the home of the world's first virtual artist in residence, as an autonomous computer artist takes its place amongst researchers at Cardiff University's Brain Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC).
Business/Economics - Innovation/Technology
20.03.2018
Media - Careers/Employment
20.03.2018
UCL publishes its gender and ethnicity pay gap report
UCL publishes its gender and ethnicity pay gap report
Our mean gender pay gap at UCL is 17.5% according to data published today, this has fallen from 19.5% in 2013 and is close to the UK average of 18%.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Innovation/Technology
20.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
20.03.2018
University of Warwick brings TB awareness to Coventry on World TB Day
Scientists from the University of Warwick will be helping to promote an important public health message about tuberculosis (TB) this weekend in Coventry.
History/Archeology - Media
20.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Education/Continuing Education
20.03.2018
Computer Science/Telecom - Medicine/Pharmacology
19.03.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Careers/Employment
19.03.2018
Gum disease having devastating impact on general health and well-being warn dentists
Gum disease having devastating impact on general health and well-being warn dentists
A new report has revealed that the number of people affected by tooth decay and gum disease is having a widespread and devastating impact not only on patients mouths but also on their general health and wellbeing, particularly in the older population.
Medicine/Pharmacology
19.03.2018
Why hospital staff sympathise with patients who self-discharge
Why hospital staff sympathise with patients who self-discharge
Patients who discharge themselves from hospital should be viewed more positively say researchers , who discovered sympathy for their decision among hospital staff.
Innovation/Technology - Education/Continuing Education
19.03.2018
Literature/Linguistics - History/Archeology
19.03.2018
Innovation/Technology - Education/Continuing Education
19.03.2018
Event - Business/Economics
19.03.2018
Careers/Employment - Administration/Government
19.03.2018
'You're fired!': Why we shouldn't be surprised at the tumult at the heart of Trump's 'Apprentice' presidency
’You’re fired!’: Why we shouldn’t be surprised at the tumult at the heart of Trump’s ’Apprentice’ presidency
'You're fired!': Why we shouldn't be surprised at the tumult at the heart of Trump's 'Apprentice' presidency The succession of high-profile White House sackings is the clearest indicator yet that Don
Education/Continuing Education - Administration/Government
19.03.2018