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HyPIR expert on space warfare shares insights on Trump’s Space Force

HyPIR expert on space warfare shares insights on Trump’s Space Force

Posted by ap507 at Aug 20, 2018 10:25 AM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen says that the US Space Force isn’t as new or dangerous as many think

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Anna scores sought-after opportunity to work within ‘beating heart’ of the television industry

Anna scores sought-after opportunity to work within ‘beating heart’ of the television industry

Posted by ap507 at Aug 16, 2018 02:55 PM |

PhD researcher Anna McKay will attend the Edinburgh International Television Festival from 20-24 August as part of collaborative ‘TV PhD’ programme with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC)

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Expert opinions cover 'smart' clothing, Wuthering Heights, the radical right, football and Zimbabwe

Expert opinions cover 'smart' clothing, Wuthering Heights, the radical right, football and Zimbabwe

Posted by ap507 at Aug 02, 2018 11:20 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 31 August

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Highest recognition from the National Crime Agency for intelligence expert

Highest recognition from the National Crime Agency for intelligence expert

Posted by pt91 at Aug 01, 2018 12:40 PM |

Director General's Commendation acknowledges contribution to professionalisation and internationalisation

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Dr Rob Dover provides evidence to Parliament about domestic abuse

Dr Rob Dover provides evidence to Parliament about domestic abuse

Posted by ap507 at Jul 12, 2018 04:37 PM |

Research supports Government action to tackle domestic abuse and support victims

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Politics expert gives evidence to House of Lords Committee on security challenges facing the UK

Politics expert gives evidence to House of Lords Committee on security challenges facing the UK

Posted by ap507 at Jul 11, 2018 12:40 PM |

Dr Andrew Futter discusses cyber threats to military and nuclear systems with Parliamentary inquiry

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Medical cannabis academic shares excitement of meeting Home Secretary Sajid Javid at 10 Downing Street

Medical cannabis academic shares excitement of meeting Home Secretary Sajid Javid at 10 Downing Street

Posted by ap507 at Jun 25, 2018 04:20 PM |

Yewande Okuleye, whose transdisciplinary investigation of cannabis self-medication, was invited by the PM to attend a reception for the 70th anniversary of the Windrush

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Leicester athlete Nick Cummins set to compete in Wheelchair Rugby World Championships

Leicester athlete Nick Cummins set to compete in Wheelchair Rugby World Championships

Posted by ap507 at Jun 25, 2018 09:32 AM |

Nick, who is currently studying for his PhD, will be part of world-class team competing in Sydney, Australia between 5-10 August

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Expert opinions cover countering terrorism, the race to develop AI weapons, Turkey's upcoming election and public toilets

Expert opinions cover countering terrorism, the race to develop AI weapons, Turkey's upcoming election and public toilets

Posted by ap507 at Jun 21, 2018 12:10 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 30 June

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HyPIR Lecturer urges Welsh ministers to do more for Welsh space sector

HyPIR Lecturer urges Welsh ministers to do more for Welsh space sector

Posted by ew205 at Jun 13, 2018 09:26 AM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen says that the Welsh Government can and should get more involved in coordinating Welsh universities and space businesses on BBC Sunday Politics Wales

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The Enemy Within? A Tale of Muslim Britain

The Enemy Within? A Tale of Muslim Britain

Posted by ew205 at Jun 11, 2018 04:20 PM |

Baroness Sayeeda Warsi to speak at the University on 21 June

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Expert opinions cover passion for space, mega mining, South Africa and Italy and the euro

Expert opinions cover passion for space, mega mining, South Africa and Italy and the euro

Posted by ap507 at May 31, 2018 11:15 AM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 31 May

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The deterioration of US-China security relations during the Obama Presidency

The deterioration of US-China security relations during the Obama Presidency

Posted by ap507 at May 21, 2018 02:10 PM |

New book by Dr James Johnson from our School of History, Politics and International Relations launches on Wednesday 23 May

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Lecturer on FT podcast discusses Galileo, Brexit and space policy

Lecturer on FT podcast discusses Galileo, Brexit and space policy

Posted by ew205 at May 18, 2018 01:55 PM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen, from the School of History, Politics and International Relations, appears on ‘Brexit Unspun’ podcast to discuss the recent dispute between Britain and the EU over space policy

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HyPIR Lecturer provides testimony to Parliament’s Brexit Committee on Galileo programme and UK space policy

HyPIR Lecturer provides testimony to Parliament’s Brexit Committee on Galileo programme and UK space policy

Posted by ew205 at May 10, 2018 02:15 PM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen answered questions at the Exiting the EU Select Committee on the implications of Brexit for British space policy

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Expert opinions cover Zuma, masculinity, Facebook data, railway reforms, the NHS and social media

Expert opinions cover Zuma, masculinity, Facebook data, railway reforms, the NHS and social media

Posted by ap507 at Apr 27, 2018 04:15 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 15 March - 30 April

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Academic provides national security briefing

Academic provides national security briefing

Posted by ew205 at Apr 23, 2018 09:20 AM |

Dr Andrew Futter publishes first ever study of the cyber threat to nuclear weapons

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Showcase on Asian radio in city

Showcase on Asian radio in city

Posted by ap507 at Apr 12, 2018 09:17 AM |

Leicester research contributes to cultural history

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Leicester passes 5 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Leicester passes 5 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Apr 11, 2018 12:04 PM |

With topics ranging from Facebook data to Julius Caesar, to heart attack risk factors and how colour can help us communicate, Leicester experts have contributed a wide variety of opinion articles to the platform

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Tiangong-1 and China’s space politics

Tiangong-1 and China’s space politics

Posted by ew205 at Apr 05, 2018 12:03 PM |

Dr Bleddyn Bowen interviewed by Mark Mardell on BBC Radio 4’s World at One programme to discuss China’s space station Tiangong-1 and the current state of politics in space

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