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Maid Marian supports Life Cycle 6

Maid Marian supports Life Cycle 6

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In the middle of planning her wedding to fiancé Tim, Dr Sally Chappell was diagnosed with breast cancer. Talk of dresses and honeymoons turned to doctors and chemotherapy but, with the support of her family, she has completed her treatment and is now back to the job of arranging the wedding.
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We're going on a bug hunt!

We're going on a bug hunt!

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The University's Community Scientist Dr Sarah Pierce needs your help in a national Pollination Survey backed by Sir David Attenborough. The campaign is also encouraging people to create better habitats for our bees, butterflies and other insects.
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Sharp rise in UK teen poisonings over past 20 years, particularly among girls

Sharp rise in UK teen poisonings over past 20 years, particularly among girls

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Largest study of its kind reveals the number of teenagers poisoned by drugs or alcohol has risen sharply over the past 20 years with those living in deprived areas 2 or 3 times as likely to poison themselves.
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DH Lawrence boosts UK-China relations

DH Lawrence boosts UK-China relations

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Nottingham's links to China have been strengthened with a tribute to one of its most famous writers.
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Massive new mathematical database keeps web and banking security ahead of the curve

Massive new mathematical database keeps web and banking security ahead of the curve

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University of Nottingham researchers are part of an international team mapping the mathematical objects behind prime numbers; used to encrypt online bank accounts and protect web security.
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Olympic hopefuls and heroes mark the opening of University hockey pitch

Olympic hopefuls and heroes mark the opening of University hockey pitch

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The University of Nottingham and Nottingham City Council have marked the opening of a new 'super' hockey pitch with a trip down memory lane to celebrate the heritage of the University's hockey clubs.
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Midlands research powerhouse will use powerful new imaging technology to develop the next generation of drugs

Midlands research powerhouse will use powerful new imaging technology to develop the next generation of drugs

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The next generation of drugs to tackle two of the planet's biggest killers are to be developed through a partnership bringing together powerful Nobel Prizewinning imaging technology and some of the brightest scientific minds from around the globe.
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New measures to improve the welfare of captive elephants in UK

New measures to improve the welfare of captive elephants in UK

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Experts at The University of Nottingham have designed a new system of evaluating the welfare of the UK's captive elephants.
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Nottingham flood expert is honoured by Royal Geographical Society

Nottingham flood expert is honoured by Royal Geographical Society

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An expert in rivers from The University of Nottingham has been recognised for his outstanding contribution in helping to shape national and international policy on rivers and flood management.
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Pay-It-Forward vet scheme to support city's vulnerable and homeless

Pay-It-Forward vet scheme to support city's vulnerable and homeless

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Compassionate pet owners in Nottingham are to help care for the health of animals belonging to vulnerable and homeless people living in the city, thanks to a new charitable initiative by The University of Nottingham and a local veterinary surgery.
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Genetic history of the 'ship of the desert' revealed

Genetic history of the 'ship of the desert' revealed

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A unique study of the ancient and modern DNA of the single-humped camel has shed new light on how its use by human societies has shaped its genetic diversity.
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Nottingham's world-class health research on display in city-wide showcase

Nottingham's world-class health research on display in city-wide showcase

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The inaugural Nottingham Research & Innovation Showcase will give the public the chance to see for themselves the world-leading medical research being carried out at Nottingham's hospitals and universities.
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Accolades for academics who are changing our lives for the better

Accolades for academics who are changing our lives for the better

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Knowledge Exchange and Impact Awards recognise the new ideas and technologies being developed in collaboration with industry and commerce and work done in communicating science across all media platforms.
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Mobile technology on Nottingham hospital wards boosts staff time with patients

Mobile technology on Nottingham hospital wards boosts staff time with patients

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Using mobile phones and tablets to log patient observation data in place of traditional paper notes frees up significantly more time for hospital ward doctors and nurses to give vital care. This is according to University of Nottingham researchers, evaluating the use of a pioneering electronic observations package (eObs) by Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust (NUH).
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Meet our world changing researchers

Meet our world changing researchers

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A behind the scenes look at world leading research into breast cancer is set to give The University of Nottingham's fundraising campaign – Life Cycle 6 - another boost.
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Scientists to use microbes and methane to create sustainable Omega 3

Scientists to use microbes and methane to create sustainable Omega 3

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New technology to use microorganisms to ferment methane gas into valuable nutritional supplements is being developed to find an alternative to fish oil.
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Stunning student photos of natural world on display at new exhibition

Stunning student photos of natural world on display at new exhibition

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A collection of stunning images of Mother Nature at her most beautiful, captured by students at The University of Nottingham, are due to go on display to the public as part of a new exhibition.
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Students win national social enterprise competition

Students win national social enterprise competition

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A team of students from The University of Nottingham have won a national competition aimed at improving the world through entrepreneurial action.
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HS2 economic advisor gives lecture on how high speed rail may transform East Midlands

HS2 economic advisor gives lecture on how high speed rail may transform East Midlands

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The economic advisor to HS2 Ltd, the company responsible for developing and promoting the UK's new high-speed rail network, is to speak at The University of Nottingham on Monday 9 May 2016.
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Nottingham sweeps the board at the 2016 Student Nursing Times Awards

Nottingham sweeps the board at the 2016 Student Nursing Times Awards

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The University of Nottingham's School of Health Sciences has won its biggest ever number of awards at the Nursing Times Student Nurse Awards.
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