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The scintillating grid, where the grid appears to sparkle, has been shown to be more sparkly when you view it with both eyes rather than one eye.
English graduate Anna Flowers needs your photos and memories for a book she's compiling on Newcastle in the 1980s, due for publication in October 2013.
Our annual alumni reunion is less than six months away. Please help us get back in touch with members of the Spanish class of 1983 and others.
The first students to benefit from the new alumni-supported Promise Scholarships are settling into life at Newcastle University.
Is this you or someone you know? Please help us get back in touch with members of the Chemical Engineering class of 1993 and others.
The University's International Development Society is planning its annual conference on 9–10 February 2012 and it needs your help, writes David Moffatt (BSc Agriculture 1967).
Biomedical Sciences student Martin Solomon is battling Hodgkin's Lymphoma and needs a lifesaving transplant. His family are urging people aged 16–30 to join the Anthony Nolan bone marrow register and become potential lifesavers.
Guests from both sides of the Atlantic filled King's Hall on 5 October to celebrate the legacy of Dr Martin Luther King Jr – 45 years after he collected an honorary degree from Newcastle University.
Lauren Girling chats to conservation graduate Kathryn Wales, whose musical alter-ego Verda is about to release her debut album.
The latest results from the annual National Student Survey (NSS), which gathers the views of undergraduates has shown that 89 per cent of students are happy with their overall experience at Newcastle.
Heightened activity between the emotional and auditory parts of the brain explains why the sound of chalk on a blackboard or a baby crying is so unpleasant.