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Planet of the apes: monkeys and chimpanzees have created their own archaeological sites dating back hundreds of years

Posted by ap507 at Jul 22, 2016 11:25 AM |

Dr Huw Barton from the University of Leicester examines how recent research into primates has opened up an entirely new realm of archaeology

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University of Leicester researchers and GSK collaborate to discover new cancer treatments

Posted by ap507 at Jul 21, 2016 11:58 AM |

Project will help to develop novel medicines to treat aggressive forms of blood cancer

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University of Leicester graduate and astrophotographer asks viewers to rediscover time in new film

Posted by er134 at Jul 21, 2016 11:50 AM |

BBC Sky at Night presenter and University of Leicester alumnus Pete Lawrence involved in film project by Leffe

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Bronze Age barrow and Anglo-Saxon cemetery discovered at Rothley, Leicestershire

Posted by er134 at Jul 21, 2016 11:11 AM |

University of Leicester project investigates how different generations have re-used ancient sacred places

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Students calculate how to build Star Trek photon torpedoes

Posted by ap507 at Jul 21, 2016 10:57 AM |

Physics students at the University of Leicester suggest heavy metals could plausibly be used to make Star Trek’s famous weapon

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University of Leicester engineering students produce portable 3D printer

Posted by ap507 at Jul 20, 2016 04:32 PM |

MEng students modify commercial 3D printer to fold and fit in your hand luggage

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