EUROPE & AMERICAS

Prize for research on women in diplomacy

United Kingdom – The Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy (CISD) at SOAS University of London and the Diplomatic Studies Section (DPLST) of the International Studies […]

Synestia, a new type of planetary object

United States of America – There’s something new to look for in the heavens, and it is called a “synestia”, according to planetary scientists Simon Lock […]

Exploring implications of Brexit

Ireland – Dublin City University (DCU) has launched a Brexit Research and Policy Institute to explore the ongoing impact of Brexit on government, business and society […]

NAWI Graz researchers measure light fields in 3D

Austria – Researchers from TU Graz and the University of Graz present a new method of 3D-plasmon tomography in Nature Communications. Light as a carrier of […]

AIDS researcher awarded US$3 million to study treatment gaps in HIV positive populations

United States of America – University of South Carolina professor Dr Xiaoming Li has been awarded a US$3.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health […]

Iconic £11.5 million Ogden Centre for Fundamental Physics opens in Durham

United Kingdom – Durham University has reaffirmed its position as a world leading centre of research in astronomy and cosmology with the opening of the £11.5 […]

Destroying cancerous tumours without harming healthy cells

United Kingdom – Scientists at the University of Huddersfield are the first to arrive at a deep understanding of a molecule that destroys cancerous tumours without […]

They truly seem to have found the fountain of youth

Austria – Researchers in Prof Dr Frank Madeo’s working group of the University of Graz have recently shown that spermidine can reverse age-related memory loss. Now, […]

Melting sea ice may be speeding nature’s clock in the Arctic

United States of America – Spring is coming sooner to some plant species in the low Arctic of Greenland, while other species are delaying their emergence […]

The scary effect of weight on your brain

Story credit: HOKU KRUEGER United Kingdom – A recent study conducted by the University of Cambridge has found that the composition of white matter in the […]