In the Media - Archive

100 things we didn't know last year

27 December 2013  BBC online
Research by Dr Tom Smulders into why we get wrinkly fingers is third on the BBC's 100 things we didn't know last year.

published on: 2nd January 2014

A dozen North East and Cumbria discoveries made in 2013

27 December 2013  BBC online
Why do our fingers go wrinkly? How do you deter thieves from stealing bikes? Some of these questions were answered, or at least partially answered, in the North East and Cumbria in 2013.

published on: 2nd January 2014

Royal Institution Christmas lectures

24 December 2013  BBC 4
Features a patient who had his sight restored thanks to pioneering stem cell treatment carried out by Professor Francisco Figueiredo

published on: 2nd January 2014

Our longed-for IVF twins are two little Christmas miracles

24 December 2013  The Journal
A woman who received an extra round of IVF treatment because she donated eggs for medical research celebrates her twins first Christmas.

published on: 2nd January 2014

Breakthrough that restores lost sight by growing you a new cornea in three days

24 December 2013  Daily Mail
Cornea repaired in three days, restoring a patients sight in one eye.

published on: 2nd January 2014

Why girls’ brains mature faster than boy’s brains

20 December 2013  Time magazine
Work by Dr Marcus Kaiser and Ms Sol Lim have discovered that as the brain re-organises connections throughout our life, the process begins earlier in girls which may explain why they mature faster during the teenage years.

published on: 20th December 2013

The real Moby Dick: Do whales really attack humans?

20 December 2013  BBC online
Article includes comment from Dr Richard Bevan who suggests that a sperm whale may remember if it was previously attacked.

published on: 20th December 2013

Nelson Mandela: A life remembered in anecdotes

20 December 2013  Independent online
An anecdote from Dr Aron Mazel's podcast has been included in the Independent's round-up.

published on: 20th December 2013

Challenge of rural life in spotlight for students

20 December 2013  The Journal
Students have tackled some of the challenges facing rural communities in a competition run by Newcastle University Careers Service.

published on: 20th December 2013

Games industry needs home-grown designers

20 December 2013  The Journal
More than 20 children from Excelsior Academy joined computer programmers in Newcastle University's games lab.

published on: 20th December 2013

rss iconwrite news icon
 

Showing 601 to 610 of 1894.
Pages: Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 Next