Medicine Jun 29
Is having appointments with pharmacists at the doctors surgery a good idea? How easy is it to be distracted? Do you understand how many units are in alcohol? These are just a few of the questions researchers from the University of Nottingham are hoping to start finding the answers to at their ‘Café Connect' event taking place at the Contemporary on 29-30 th June.
Life Sciences Jun 29
Life Sciences

Almost everything we do - walking, talking, or drinking coffee - is completely dependent on accurate timing when activating many muscles at once.

Environment Jun 28
Environment

A team of scientists, led by the University of Bristol, has discovered that a marked decrease in summer cloud cover during the last 20 years has significantly accelerated melt from the Greenland ice sheet.

Life Sciences Jun 29
Life Sciences

It turns out your skin is crawling with single-celled microorganisms - ­and they're not just bacteria.

Medicine Jun 28

Extensive study offers ‘definitive proof' of improved outcomes in high-risk pregnancies Taking a low-dose aspirin before bed can reduce the risk of pre-eclampsia, which can cause premature birth and, in extreme cases, maternal and foetal death.