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Seeking Solomon’s treasure

Seeking Solomon’s treasure

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 18, 2010 02:00 PM |

One of our Geologists went looking for seawater on a tropical island, but all he could find was tellurium and gold…

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Leicester physicists solve disappearing Martian atmosphere mystery

Leicester physicists solve disappearing Martian atmosphere mystery

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 15, 2010 03:35 PM |

It may not be breathable but Mars has an atmosphere. The trouble is: bits of it keep disappearing off into space. Now Leicester researchers have discovered why.

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Breakthrough for Leicester toxicologists

Breakthrough for Leicester toxicologists

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 12, 2010 12:30 PM |

Among the various facilities hosted by the University of Leicester is the world's longest-established toxicology research unit, where researchers have made a significant breakthrough in our understanding of human immune response.

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What's on your iPod?

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 08, 2010 04:10 PM |

Pussycat Dolls or Prokofiev? Lady Gaga or Lady Day? Dr Clive Marsh from our Institute of Lifelong Learning is researching what people listen to, how they listen and how choice of music relates to other interests and aspects of lifestyle.

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Leicester students to conduct (very quick) experiments in zero-G

Leicester students to conduct (very quick) experiments in zero-G

Posted by mjs76 at Mar 03, 2010 04:55 PM |

Astronauts train in them. The movie Apollo 13 was filmed in one. Now a team of students from the University of Leicester have the chance to fly on a parabolic flight and conduct (very quick) experiments in zero-G as part of the European Space Agency’s ‘Fly Your Thesis!’ programme.

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