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Welsh Varsity 2015

20 April 2015

Team Cardiff set to take on Swansea and support Stonewall's #rainbowlaces campaign

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Creating a ‘buzz’ in search for new anti-bacterial drugs

20 April 2015

School children have put their green fingers to work in Cardiff city centre to encourage pollinating insects to thrive in tandem with University research.

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Iceberg armadas not the cause of North Atlantic cooling

17 April 2015

Armadas of icebergs were probably not the cause of abrupt episodes of cooling in the North Atlantic over the past 440,000 years, according to new research published today in Nature.

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New £500,000 lab to train tomorrow’s chemists

17 April 2015

A high-tech science hub dedicated to training world leaders in catalysis is to open at Cardiff University.

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Times Higher Education Leadership and Management Awards 2015

16 April 2015

University shortlisted in 'Outstanding Leadership and Management Team' category.

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Cardiff research on graphene ‘game changer’ for industry

16 April 2015

Tests on graphene by a Cardiff University researcher could open up global exploitation of the lightweight 'wonder material.'

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E-cigarette use among Welsh teenagers

16 April 2015

New research suggests many adolescents try e-cigarettes, but few become regular users

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Children with type 1 diabetes at fivefold risk of hospitalisation

14 April 2015

Welsh data shows pre-schoolers and those from disadvantaged backgrounds most at risk.

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Be a volunteer at University-sponsored major athletics event

13 April 2015

A new volunteer programme has been launched to find helpers to support the IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships when it comes to Cardiff in 2016.

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Fiction Fiesta brings international writers to Wales

2 April 2015

Fourth Fiction Fiesta event brings Mexican writers to Wales Millennium Centre.