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Wildlife Trust appoints university academic as Vice-President cementing 50 year old relationship between the two institutions

Wildlife Trust appoints university academic as Vice-President cementing 50 year old relationship between the two institutions

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Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust, the county's largest locally-based environmental charity has appointed Dr Rob Lambert of the University of Nottingham as an Honorary Vice-President.
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This Year
More recognition for developing alternatives to root canal dental treatment

More recognition for developing alternatives to root canal dental treatment

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Larry Hench Young Investigators Prize for developing dental alternatives to root canal treatment.
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This Year
New building gets set to accelerate energy research

New building gets set to accelerate energy research

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Work has started on a new building at the University of Nottingham which will be a national centre for accelerating energy research in the UK.
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This Year
Olympic seal of approval for new David Ross Sports Village

Olympic seal of approval for new David Ross Sports Village

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The University of Nottingham's David Ross Sports Village officially opened on Tuesday 16th May 2017 and was attended by Olympic champions and University of Nottingham alumnus Dr Deng Yaping, Dr Tim Brabants MBE and Etienne Stott MBE
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This Year
The slither of tiny feet – rare 'lefty' snails produce offspring following public appeal

The slither of tiny feet – rare 'lefty' snails produce offspring following public appeal

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Two rare 'lefty' snails brought together following a public appeal by a scientist at The University of Nottingham have produced their first offspring.
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This Year
New eye-tracking tool helps businesses boost their online profile

New eye-tracking tool helps businesses boost their online profile

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University business unit launches offering in-depth psycholinguistic analysis of companies' web presence including a secret weapon which assesses how people visually respond to websites.
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This Year
Using poetry to bring back memories for people with dementia

Using poetry to bring back memories for people with dementia

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Students from the School of English at the University of Nottingham have been helping to bring back the memories of people with dementia by reading poems aloud to them.
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This Year
What can lost underwater lands tell us about climate change?

What can lost underwater lands tell us about climate change?

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Underwater lands submerged following the last Ice Age could yield vital clues about our current approach to climate change.
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This Year
Sino-UK engineering seminar to explore structural health monitoring

Sino-UK engineering seminar to explore structural health monitoring

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The Sino-UK Geospatial Engineering Centre (SUGEC), a joint venture established by the University of Nottingham and the Chinese Academy of Surveying and Mapping, will hold a seminar exploring the Structural Health Monitoring of Infrastructure on Tuesday 16th May in Wuhan, China.
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This Year
'Cult hero' recognised by the President of the Royal Society of Chemistry

'Cult hero' recognised by the President of the Royal Society of Chemistry

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Cult hero and university technician receives Royal Society of Chemistry President's Award.
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This Year
Pioneering community energy storage project in Nottingham connects its first household battery storage system to the grid

Pioneering community energy storage project in Nottingham connects its first household battery storage system to the grid

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A revolutionary community energy storage project is being commissioned in The Meadows area of Nottingham where the first household battery storage unit has now been installed.
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This Year
Mental health first aid in the workplace – is it working?

Mental health first aid in the workplace – is it working?

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Mental health researchers are launching a new study to assess the effectiveness of Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) in the workplace. MHFA is a support and training service used by employers to identify and give support to the one in three UK adults of working age who have mental health problems.
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This Year
'Pint of Science' – artists meet scientists to get creative

'Pint of Science' – artists meet scientists to get creative

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What makes spiders fly? Has lefty the snail found love? How can we trick bacteria into making jet fuel? How do we make antibiotics from scorpion venom? 'Pint of Science' has some of the answers.
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This Year
How thirsty roots go in search of water

How thirsty roots go in search of water

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Scientists have helped to solve a mystery that has fascinated scientists since Charles Darwin - how plant roots sense water and change direction to find it.
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This Year
A 'guilt trip' is the road to cooperation

A 'guilt trip' is the road to cooperation

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A new study has found that feeling guilty has a positive effect on our behaviour and leads to better cooperation.
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This Year
Nottingham scientist wins prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry prize

Nottingham scientist wins prestigious Royal Society of Chemistry prize

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Royal Society of Chemistry award for making everyday chemical reactions 'greener'.
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This Year
Research to trial new approach to preventing falls in care homes

Research to trial new approach to preventing falls in care homes

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A £1.8m research project being led by the University of Nottingham is investigating whether new guidance for care home staff could be effective in reducing the number of falls experienced by older residents.
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This Year
Wanted! Nature lovers to join the hunt for the killer flatworm

Wanted! Nature lovers to join the hunt for the killer flatworm

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Community scientists are calling for people all over the Midlands to help them hunt for an alien invader which is preying on the UK's native population of earthworms.
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This Year
Lights, camera, action - Nottingham helps to upskill China's filmmakers

Lights, camera, action - Nottingham helps to upskill China's filmmakers

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The University of Nottingham has delivered a project aimed at upskilling professionals working in China's screen industries.
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This Year
Join us for Wonder 2017

Join us for Wonder 2017

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The University of Nottingham is throwing open its doors to curious minds for a day of hands-on fun.
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This Year
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