Science and Environment

Antibiotic resistance fight could get a little help from ants

Antibiotic resistance fight could get a little help from ants

Posted by ap507 at Feb 07, 2018 05:15 PM |

Dr Rob Hammond and PhD candidate Charlie Durant from our Department of Genetics and Genome Biology discuss how scientists are on the hunt for new ways to attack harmful microbes

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We can use colour to communicate how we feel – here’s how

We can use colour to communicate how we feel – here’s how

Posted by ap507 at Jan 22, 2018 02:29 PM |

In an article for The Conversation, Dr Nuala Morse discusses ways in which we can use colour to develop non-verbal approaches to assess mood and well-being outcomes

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The best books on Anthropocene Oceans

The best books on Anthropocene Oceans

Posted by ap507 at Jan 19, 2018 02:00 PM |

Geologist Professor Jan Zalasiewicz discusses the danger posed to oceans by the Anthropocene – and how we can work together to protect them

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Using science to build international relations: a short introduction to science diplomacy

Using science to build international relations: a short introduction to science diplomacy

Posted by ap507 at Nov 10, 2017 04:55 PM |

PhD student Emme Ledgerwood writes article for British Library on World Science Day for Peace and Development

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How we found our lost Mars lander after a decade of searching – and what's next

How we found our lost Mars lander after a decade of searching – and what's next

Posted by pt91 at Oct 18, 2017 05:05 PM |

To coincide with the publication of the evidence of the location of the Beagle 2 lander on Mars, Professor John Bridges from the Department of Physics and Astronomy explains how the discovery came about

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Fears over Ethiopian dam’s costly impact on environment and people

Fears over Ethiopian dam’s costly impact on environment and people

Posted by ap507 at Sep 12, 2017 04:30 PM |

In an article for The Conversation, Dr Sean Avery from our School of Geography, Geology and the Environment has discussed Ethiopia’s GIBE III hydropower dam and the huge controversy that has surrounded this project

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