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Wednesday 9th April 2014

University of Birmingham joins forces with UK Anti-Doping to keep sport clean

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University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) has officially pledged its commitment to keep sport free of illegal drugs by becoming one of the first UK universities to sign new agreement with UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) to begin the process of receiving Clean Sport University Accreditation.
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Wednesday 9th April 2014
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Sport

Sixteen year study of remote sea birds shows sub-annual breeding to maximise offspring

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A bird species that makes its breeding home on a remote Atlantic island has been shown to breed consistently for the first time with a cycle of less than a year, following a 16-year study by University of Birmingham researchers – potentially to maximise the total number of offspring they produce.
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Wednesday 9th April 2014
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research
Monday 7th April 2014

We...will...educate...you. University of Birmingham robot helps to launch British Science Festival

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The British Science Festival 2014, a flagship event being hosted by the University of Birmingham, launches in the city tomorrow (Tuesday) – with the help of a real-life TV star and a humanoid robot.
Date:
Monday 7th April 2014
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research
Thursday 27th March 2014

Stressful situations show the head and the heart don't always agree

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The head and the heart of people who suffer from high levels of anxiety react to stressful situations differently, researchers at the University of Birmingham have found.
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Thursday 27th March 2014
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Life and Environmental Sciences, Research
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