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Latest News

  • A new era for marine engineering research at Newcastle

    Newcastle University will today unveil its newly-refurbished Emerson Cavitation Tunnel as part of a £2.5m investment in marine engineering.

    published on: 26 September 2017

  • Global leader in offshore energy

    North of England and Scotland at the heart of globally important offshore renewable energy sector.

    published on: 21 September 2017

  • Sense your street

    Local communities tap into the UK’s largest urban data set to find out how polluted their street is.

    published on: 13 September 2017

  • Science of sensing

    UK’s first Urban Observatory provides unique understanding of how our cities work.

    published on: 13 September 2017

  • Student success after new Scottish bank unveiled

    Plans for a new Scottish investment bank have been unveiled - just 18 months after a Newcastle University PhD student proposed the idea

    published on: 8 September 2017

  • Day of reckoning for marine invaders

    Volunteers are being asked to help track an alien invasion taking place around the UK’s coastline.

    published on: 1 September 2017

  • In search of Edwards’ Pheasant

    Genuinely extinct or just not worth looking for? Scientists set out to discover just how endangered certain species are.

    published on: 18 August 2017

  • Underwater noise pollution stresses and confuses fish

    Increased noise pollution in the oceans is confusing fish and compromising their ability to recognise and avoid predators.

    published on: 10 August 2017

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