Latest news releases

  1. 27/07/2017

    Host, live specimen. Credit: Vittorio Boscaro and Patrick Keeling

    Hostage situation or harmony? Researchers rethink symbiosis

    Peer reviewed paper

    Relationships where two organisms depend on each other, known as symbiosis, evoke images of partnership and cooperation. But a new study in Nature Eco…

    Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia

  2. 27/07/2017

    Communication patterns in cancer related Facebook pages

    Peer reviewed paper

    New research reveals how health professionals can use Facebook to communicate effectively about prevention, risk factors, and early diagnosis of cance…

    « Taylor & Francis »

  3. 27/07/2017

    Sapphire crystal, 3.6 cm, and gemstone from Kimmirut. Photo courtesy of B.S. Wilson.

    UBC research unearths Canadian sapphires fit for a queen

    Peer reviewed paper

    New research from UBC mineralogists could make it easier to find high-quality Canadian sapphires, the same sparkling blue gems that adorn Queen Elizab…

    Faculty of Science, University of British Columbia

  4. 27/07/2017

    Does make-up make you feel smarter?

    Peer reviewed paper

    Does wearing make-up affect academic performance? The new study investigates the "Lipstick Effect" among college students. Female students wearing m…

    « Taylor & Francis »

  5. 27/07/2017


    Food banks respond to hunger needs in rural America

    Peer reviewed paper

    University of Illinois economist Craig Gundersen’s recent research sheds light on hunger-relief efforts in rural America. According to his research, F…

    University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES)

  6. 27/07/2017

    Jaw from Neolithic cattle Credit C Gerling University of Basel

    Analysis of animal teeth suggests Neolithic cattle grazed at home and away

    An international team of researchers has shown in unprecedented detail that prehistoric farmers took their animals away from permanent settlements to…

    « Southampton, University of »

Forthcoming events

  1. 24/07/2017 — 26/07/2017

    Grey squirrel UK - Copyright Tim M Blackburn, UCL

    Mapping the state of alien species across the globe

    Invasive non-native species cost the world billions of dollars every year, threatening native species and biodiversity as well as human health and the…

    British Ecological Society (BES)

  2. 25/07/2017

    Unraveling the sense of smell - Nobel Prize Linda Buck in Trieste, Italy

    Nobel Prize Linda Buck in Trieste 25 July 2017, 5:00 p.m. ICTP, Leonardo da Vinci Building Trieste - ITALY An odour can trigger a memory, cause di…


  3. 04/10/2017 — 07/10/2017

    Conference announcement

    International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife in Berlin

    From 4th to 7th October 2017 the Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) and the European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA) will or…

    Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. (FVB)

  4. 22/07/2017 — 22/10/2017

    Dr Emma Parker

    Orton's life and legacy celebrated in three East Midlands exhibitions

    University of Leicester Joe Orton Expert Contributes to Public Events to Mark the 50th Anniversary of the Playwright’s Death A renowned University o…

    « Leicester, University of »

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