Latest news releases

  1. 22/05/2015

    Fig. 1 Evolution of diving specializations within the Hesperornithiformes.

    Go fish! Ancient birds evolved specialist diving adaptations

    Peer reviewed paper

    A new study of some primitive birds from the Cretaceous shows how several separate lineages evolved adaptations for diving. Living at the same time…

    « Taylor & Francis »

  2. 22/05/2015


    How a schizophrenia risk gene affects the brain

    Peer reviewed paper

    Scientists have for the first time shown how the disruption of a key gene involved in mental illness impacts on the brain. The discovery could be us…

    Lancaster University

  3. 22/05/2015

    Le traitement anti-tabac le plus efficace génère des économies pour l’assurance-maladie, aussi lors d’une seconde tentative

    Peer reviewed paper

    Une récente étude scientifique vient de montrer qu'après avoir  rechuté ou échoué sous varenicline (Champix), un fumeur peut tirer à nouveau bénéfice…

    Ghent University

  4. 22/05/2015

    Closely Related: Health and Education

    There is a strong association between education and health: university graduates exercise more, and are less likely to smoke or consume excessive amou…

    Universität Duisburg-Essen

  5. 22/05/2015

    Aitana Lertxundi (UPV/EHU)

    Breastfeeding protects against environmental pollution

    Peer reviewed paper

    Living in a city with a high level of vehicle traffic or close to a steel works means living with two intense sources of environmental pollution. Howe…

    « University of the Basque Country »

  6. 22/05/2015

    Distribution of thematic layers on a scale of 1:50,000 over the satellite images of Google Earth. Above shows the area left of the Strait of Gibraltar. / USAL

    3D geological tour of the Guadalquivir basin using Google Earth

    Peer reviewed paper

    A team from the University of Salamanca has developed a tool that allows a 3D journey in ten sites of geological and palaeontological interest in the…

    « Plataforma SINC »

Forthcoming events

  1. 25/05/2015 — 27/05/2015

    Affiche colloque biodiversité et changement climatique Quito web

    Quito accueille le colloque international « La biodiversité face au changement climatique »

    La journée mondiale de la biodiversité est célébrée le 22 mai 2015 par le secrétariat de la convention sur la diversité biologique. A cette occasion,…

    Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  2. 03/06/2015 — 04/06/2015

    The serious side of video games under scrutiny at dual conferences

    Sixth International Conference on Serious Games Development and the Fifth GameDays Conference – 3rd and 4th June 2015 – University of Huddersfield.…

    Huddersfield, The University of

  3. 01/06/2015 — 19/06/2015

    New exhibition of Victorian art celebrates Magna Carta anniversary

    To celebrate 800 years of Magna Carta, a new exhibition will open in the Picture Gallery at Royal Holloway, University of London, on Monday 1 June. Ma…

    Royal Holloway, University of London

  4. 11/06/2015 — 12/06/2015

    Conferencia Internacional AIUTA “Universidades de la Tercera Edad y Cohesión Social”

    La A.I.U.T.A. reúne a las universidades de la tercera edad de todos los continentes y desde hace más de cuatro décadas mantiene la defensa de las pers…

    Asociación RUVID

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