International Press Releases

thumbnail Technology tracks the elusive Nightjar

Bioacoustic recorders could provide us with vital additional information to help us protect rare and endangered birds such as the European nightjar, new research has shown.

published on: 21st July 2014


thumbnail Future Fund receives first major donation

The Future Fund campaign to establish a specialist children’s cancer research facility at Newcastle University has received its first major donation.

published on: 21st July 2014


thumbnail Nature’s strongest glue comes unstuck

Over a 150 years since it was first described by Darwin, scientists are finally uncovering the secrets behind the super strength of barnacle glue.

published on: 18th July 2014


thumbnail Organic vs non-organic food

An international team of experts led by Newcastle University has shown that organic crops are up to 60% higher in a number of key antioxidants than conventionally-grown ones.

published on: 11th July 2014


thumbnail Newcastle University honours Bryan Ferry CBE

Legendary musician Bryan Ferry returned to the North East today to receive an honorary degree from Newcastle University.

published on: 11th July 2014

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