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Shark impact on fishing communities

Published
Wednesday 24th August, 2022
Categories
Environment
Science

People who make a living fishing off the coral reefs around the Maldives say their daily income is down by almost a quarter due to sharks stealing their catch.

Caught fish that were subject to shark attack

Understanding why deadly brain cancer comes back 

Published
Monday 22nd August, 2022
Categories
Health

The deadliest form of brain cancer returns because tumours adapt to treatment by recruiting help from nearby healthy tissue, say researchers who are trying to find a cure for the disease. 

Two male doctors looking at a computer screen showing brain scans

Statement

Published
Thursday 18th August, 2022
Categories
Statements

Salma al-Shehab: a statement

Sam Dickinson: the race to Commonwealth gold

Published
Friday 12th August, 2022
Categories
Alumni

Sam Dickinson (Sports Science and Physiology 2019) returns from the Commonwealth Games 2022 with a gold medal from the triathlon mixed relay.

Team England triathlon mixed relay team stand on the podium to receive their medals

Female vegetarians at greater risk of hip fracture

Published
Thursday 11th August, 2022
Categories
Health
Science

A study of more than 26,000 middle-aged UK women reveals those with a vegetarian diet had a 33% higher risk of hip fracture compared to regular meat-eaters.

A cook mixes a bowl of freshly prepared vegetables