Cardiff University

Cardiff University
Cardiff CF10 3AT, UK
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Health - Oct 16
Health
Parents are being urged to take care with hot drinks as part of a UK-wide campaign to tackle the most common cause of child burns. The SafeTea campaign is based on evidence collected by researchers from Cardiff University, the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England and tested in collaboration with early years staff and parents of young children.
Astronomy - Oct 15
Astronomy

Astronaut Tim Peake spoke to hundreds of secondary school students from south Wales at the largest space industry conference in Europe.

Chemistry - Oct 15

Scientists have developed a new way of significantly reducing the amount of platinum used in catalysts, opening up a much cheaper and cleaner ways of producing a whole host of commodity chemicals and fuels.

Social Sciences - Oct 15

An increase in hate speech on social media leads to more crimes against minorities in the physical world, a study shows. Academics from Cardiff University's HateLab project collected Twitter and police recorded crime data from London over an eight-month period to analyse whether a significant association existed.

Innovation - Sep 27
Innovation

A Cardiff University professor who led a Wales-wide review of digital innovation is calling for far-reaching reforms to deliver economic transformation for a better future of work.

Environment - Sep 24
Environment

Nearly £3m EU funds will back a new Cardiff University project to help scientific researchers, public sector, SMEs and industrial specialists develop fully scalable technology for low carbon energy systems.

Health - Oct 15

Medical students from Cardiff University are taking part in what is expected to be the largest mass CPR training event ever conducted. Our medics will teach CPR to members of the public at locations in Cardiff as part of World Restart a Heart Day on Wednesday 16 October.

Social Sciences - Oct 15

Two fifths (41%) of young people aged 11 to 16 report having engaged in gambling in the past year, a study shows. The analysis from Cardiff University academics, the largest of its kind in the UK, reveals fruit machines at an arcade, pub or club were the most popular form of gambling, followed by playing cards for money with friends and purchasing scratch cards.

Administration - Sep 30
Administration

A pioneering research centre focused on understanding and developing new ways of reducing anxiety and depression in young people will be established at Cardiff University with funding of £10m from the Wolfson Foundation.

Psychology - Sep 27

Teenagers are less likely to cooperate and put effort into their mother's requests when they are said in a controlling tone of voice, researchers have found. Speaking to a son or daughter in a pressurising tone is also accompanied by a range of negative emotions and less feelings of closeness, a new study has discovered.

Social Sciences - Sep 24

Professor Chris Taylor has been appointed as the new academic director of Cardiff University's Social Science Research Park (SPARK) . Professor Taylor brings significant experience to SPARK from his roles as Professor of Social Sciences at Cardiff University and as the Cardiff Co-Director of the Wales Institute of Social and Economic Research, Data & Methods (WISERD) .




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