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In today’s political climate, science’s value to society is under threat and consistently questioned. Yet in our everyday lives we reap the rewards of...
Significant emission reductions are required if we are to achieve one of the key goals of the Paris Agreement, and limit the increase in global average...
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In a collaboration involving the University of Exeter, University College London and several other national and international partners, researchers from the...
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The new website draws on over four million records to allow users to uncover how punishment affected the lives of 90,000 individuals convicted of crimes at the...
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Simon Hooker is a Professor of Atomic and Laser Physics at the University of Oxford, and Chris Arran and Robert Shalloo are two of his graduate students. They...
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The finding explains an ambiguity in lab work that led scientists to believe these rocks were much stronger than they appeared to be in the natural world. This...
10th
March

Brain Diaries

Event cost Free Disabled access? Yes Booking required Not required Further information can be found here.

An exhibition and series of events revealing how the latest neuroscience is transforming what we know about the lifelong development of our brains, from birth to the end of...

21st
September

Family Event - Flying Atoms

Thursday, 21st September 2017 7PM - 8PM Suitable for ages 8+ £8 adult £5 concessions (under 16s/student/Over 65)

Professors Gusto and Hitch study hard in the Laboratory of Curiosity to answer questions about how Earth’s forces work; How do birds stay in the air? Why don’t the stars fall from the sky? Where does the moon go in the...