04 November 2014 Euronews.com
Researchers on a European project called d-Liver are developing a platform to allow chronic liver disease sufferers to know when their livers are faltering and when they need special hospital care, not just regular check-ups. James Orr, a clinical research fellow in hepatology, at Newcastle University says the technology should improve the quality of life of patients.
04 November 2014 gulfnews.com
Edmund King, president of the AA, and a visiting professor of transport at Newcastle University is quoted in a feature looking at the steps being taken by Government and businesses to ease congestion in London.
04 November 2014 The Journal
Experts from Newcastle University – backed by a £1.7m Heritage Lottery Fund grant – will train 3000 volunteers for the ’Capture our Coast’ project, which will investigate how the coastline is responding to climate change.
04 November 2014 Northern Echo
The University is hosting a panel debate event today with senior politicians, journalists and business leaders to discuss decentralisation in the wake of the Scottish independence referendum.
01 November 2014 National BBC Breakfast
Newcastle University research reveals how criminals could steal large amounts of money from people's pockets using a mobile phone, because of a glitch in Visa's contactless credit cards.
03 November 2014 Asia One.com
Scientists at Newcastle University International Singapore have devised a technique to make renewable and biodegradable plastics called bioplastics more commercially viable.
03 November 2014 Bloomberg News
Dr Alex Quiroga, reader in Spanish political history, comments on voter opinion ahead of an informal ballot on Catalonian independence.
03 November 2014 Times of India
Newcastle University has launched a massive open online course (MOOC) titled 'Ageing Well: Falls', which aims to help those who have been affected by falls. Includes comments from Professor Julia Newton, explaining what the course will cover.
02 November 2014 BBC Radio 3
The Newcastle Bach Choir, conducted by Professor Eric Cross, featured in BBC Radio 3's Free Thinking Festival of Ideas at the SageGateshead. Interspersed with comments from the internationally acclaimed baritone and Newcastle honorary Alumnus Sir Thomas Allen and details of next concert.
02 November 2014 Sunday Herald
A feature looking at the modern relevance of Jane Austin includes comments from Dr Sinead Murphy, who has written a Jane Austin-inspired book about dating, ‘The Jane Austen Rules’.