Five members of the University were recognised in the 2016 New Year honours, announced on 30 December.
Achievements, successes and distinctions – an outline of the work and activities of the University over the last academic year.
Human-induced climate change increased the risk of severe storms like those that hit the south of England in the winter of 2013/14, causing devastating flooding and costing several people their lives.
It has long been observed that some volcanoes erupt with little prior warning. Now, scientists have come up with an explanation behind these sudden eruptions that could change the way observers monitor active or dormant volcanoes.
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Could a substance found in certain fish help childhood reading scores – and if so how?
Professor Federico Varese talks about his research on the mafia
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