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University of Birmingham and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust in partnership to run campus Covid-19 vaccination centre

University of Birmingham and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust in partnership to run campus Covid-19 vaccination centre
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The University of Birmingham, in partnership with local GP practices and University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust will be offering students and staff the Pfizer BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine.
Date:
22/06/2021
Categories:
Students

Lead from leaded petrol persists in city air despite '90s ban

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Lead levels in London's atmosphere have dropped drastically since lead additives in petrol were banned yet airborne particles are still highly lead-enriched compared to natural background levels, a new study reveals.
Date:
22/06/2021
Categories:
International, Life and Environmental Sciences, Research

Aviation's contribution to cutting climate change likely to be small

Aviation's contribution to cutting climate change likely to be small
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Although the emissions targets for aviation are in line with the overall goals of the Paris Agreement, there is a high likelihood that the climate impact of aviation will not meet these goals, according to a new study.
Date:
22/06/2021
Categories:
Engineering and Physical Sciences, International, Research

Guidelines for sport and health organisations will maintain positive social media use post-pandemic

Guidelines for sport and health organisations will maintain positive social media use post-pandemic
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Sport, physical activity and health organisations should keep using social media to deliver exercise classes and information on staying healthy even after pandemic restrictions have eased, according to new guidelines.
Date:
21/06/2021
Categories:
Life and Environmental Sciences, Research

Junkbusters finding a novelty way to make good use of unwanted student belongings

Junkbusters finding a novelty way to make good use of unwanted student belongings
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A joint project between the Guild of Students and the University of Birmingham will be running in Selly Oak this month, to collect unwanted student items.
Date:
21/06/2021
Categories:
Students
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