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Great minds think alike – or are they just copying?

Great minds think alike – or are they just copying?

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A new study has shown that children as young as eight years old know the difference between independent agreement and copying and can take into account individuals' independence when evaluating the reliability of a consensus.
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2 weeks ago
Nottingham's new flying motorcycle prepares for take off

Nottingham's new flying motorcycle prepares for take off

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Designs for a flying motorcycle that could revolutionise electric aircraft have been unveiled today (Thursday 28th September) by the University of Nottingham.
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2 weeks ago
New research shows hearing aids change lives and improve health

New research shows hearing aids change lives and improve health

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Ground-breaking research published by a team from the NIHR Nottingham Biomedical Research Centre shows the life-changing impact of hearing aids for people with mild to moderate hearing loss.
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3 weeks ago
Nottingham's Vet School launches MSc in Veterinary Physiotherapy

Nottingham's Vet School launches MSc in Veterinary Physiotherapy

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A new master's degree in Veterinary Physiotherapy is being launched by the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science (SVMS) at the University of Nottingham to complement its existing range of postgraduate courses and training.
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3 weeks ago
The 3D selfie is here

The 3D selfie is here

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Computer scientists have developed technology capable of producing 3D facial reconstruction from a single 2D image - the 3D selfie.
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3 weeks ago
New online survey for rabbit breeders launched

New online survey for rabbit breeders launched

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A new survey to build up a picture of standards of animal welfare in the UK rabbit breeding industry is being launched by researchers at the University of Nottingham's Vet School and the University of Winchester.
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3 weeks ago
Study finds being in a good mood for your flu jab boosts its effectiveness

Study finds being in a good mood for your flu jab boosts its effectiveness

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New research by a team of health experts at the University of Nottingham has found evidence that being in a positive mood on the day of your flu jab can increase its protective effect.
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3 weeks ago
Prestigious award to support the search for sustainable energy

Prestigious award to support the search for sustainable energy

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A Nottingham professor has received a prestigious award from the Royal Society that will support his research into the development of new materials as sustainable sources of energy.
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3 weeks ago
Answering 'the most important question' about the treatment of MS

Answering 'the most important question' about the treatment of MS

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Patients in the UK are to be involved in answering the single most important question about treating multiple sclerosis (MS), as part of a $10 million international clinical trial.
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3 weeks ago
Frailty calculator to support GPs in targeting patients for better care

Frailty calculator to support GPs in targeting patients for better care

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An online frailty calculator developed by academics at The University of Nottingham will help GPs to identify their most vulnerable older patients for enhanced care.
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3 weeks ago
Horse colic campaign wins prestigious award

Horse colic campaign wins prestigious award

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A campaign to raise awareness of colic in horses among horse owners pioneered by the University of Nottingham's Vet School and the British Horse Society has won the prestigious Veterinary Record Evidence Award.
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3 weeks ago
'Infiltrin' protein discovery could help stop spread of deadly parasitic worm

'Infiltrin' protein discovery could help stop spread of deadly parasitic worm

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The discovery of a new 'infiltrin' protein on a parasitic egg that is responsible for spreading deadly infections amongst millions of people could lead to better prevention and treatment.
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3 weeks ago
University of Nottingham scientist proves theory chemists have waited two decades to understand

University of Nottingham scientist proves theory chemists have waited two decades to understand

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Groundbreaking research led by Simon Woodward,a professor of synthetic organic chemistry at the University of Nottingham, has proved how a catalyst (a small atomic-sized 'machine' that knits together new molecules) in organo-copper chemistry works.
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4 weeks ago
University runners go the extra mile for children's brain tumours

University runners go the extra mile for children's brain tumours

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Over the last few months the University of Nottingham has been busy recruiting runners to join its Robin Hood Mini, Half and Full Marathon team to raise money for the Children's Brain Tumour Research Centre (CBTRC) — this year's chosen Impact Campaign charity.
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4 weeks ago
Nottingham's Wurth Elektronik Motorcycle Team driven to set a new land speed record

Nottingham's Wurth Elektronik Motorcycle Team driven to set a new land speed record

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The University of Nottingham's Wurth Elektronik Motorcycle Team is poised to ride into the record books when it attempts to break the British electric motorcycle land speed record on Sunday 17th September at Elvington Airfield.
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4 weeks ago
UNNC Provost recognised by Ningbo City

UNNC Provost recognised by Ningbo City

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The Provost of the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) has been recognised for his contribution to the development of Ningbo.Professor Chris Rudd, who is also a Pro-Vice-Chancellor of The University of Nottingham UK, was awarded the Camellia award by Ningbo Municipal Government.
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4 weeks ago
Brewing partnership inspiring the next generation of brewers

Brewing partnership inspiring the next generation of brewers

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The first student to receive funding under a new partnership between the University of Nottingham and Molson Coors has undertaken a research project that looks to improve the performance of yeast in high gravity brewing.
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4 weeks ago
Brexit is a major source of uncertainty for UK firms, according to a new survey

Brexit is a major source of uncertainty for UK firms, according to a new survey

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A new study from the University of Nottingham will show how Brexit is really affecting businesses in the UK, and what the future holds for companies in a post-Brexit world.
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5 weeks ago
Celebrating 20 years of improving treatment of skin diseases

Celebrating 20 years of improving treatment of skin diseases

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World-leading dermatologists and their patients are celebrating huge improvements in the treatment of skin diseases like skin cancer, psoriasis and acne as the Nottingham-led Cochrane Skin Group marks its 20th anniversary this week.
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5 weeks ago
Omega 3 helps the gut stay healthy, study finds

Omega 3 helps the gut stay healthy, study finds

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Taking omega-3 as part of a healthy diet with plenty of fibre and probiotic foods can improve the diversity of the gut microbiome according to a new study by researchers at the University of Nottingham and King's College London.
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5 weeks ago
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