Research in 60 seconds - video gallery

Academics from the College of Life and Environmental Sciences take the challenge of describing their research in 60 seconds.

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   Measuring environmental stress by studying animals at the molecular level     Developing drugs to prevent attachment of bacteria to body tissue    Using urban creativity to improve
social, environmental and economic wellbeing
    Researching how the nervous system is formed and how it works     Determining how the brain convert sensory signals into a perception     How people use imagination to think about possibilities and solve problems
  Helping young people have positive experiences in physical education, sport and physical activity   Finding ways to reduce physical inactivity and support healthy
eating behaviours
  Creating optimal conditions to help people motivate themselves to be physically active and eat healthily
   How cancer cells spread through the body 60 seconds with Cecilie Thogersen NtoumaniPhysical inactivity as a threat of premature death and ill health   Understanding past climates to help inform predictions for the future
   Studying what makes tiny nanoparticles so reactive    Using plants as pollution filters to help makes cities cleaner     Studying how stress and depression affects the immune system
 How the brain learns new skills to support recovery from brain injury    The psychology of diet     Researching the problems of antibiotic resistant bacteria
    Finding better vaccines in the fight against tuberculosis    Researching the impact of weather and climate on the built environment     Creating a handheld disease detector
   Training the trainers: enabling sport coaches to promote wellbeing    Helping epileptic women make best healthcare decisions when pregnant