Chair honours memory of Welsh medical pioneer
A leading UK public health figure has been appointed to honour the memory of one of the most influential health thinkers and enhance Wales’ reputation for cutting-edge public health research.
With more and more people looking for green spaces to grow their own food, and waiting lists for allotments in Wales around four years, a team of Welsh students have come up with a zero-carbon and affordable mobile growing space.
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One of the earliest known plays in Welsh has been revived to delight and instruct audiences once again.
Wales set for new space mission
Wales' first ambassador for space is set to embark on a new mission to encourage schoolchildren to study science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
£1M research award to study new smells through synthetic biology
A team of scientists in the School of Chemistry at Cardiff University has been awarded more than £1M to carry out a collaborative study which among other applications could lead to more environmentally-friendly forms of pest control using nature’s own enzymes.
Lifetime achievement award for pancreas research
The European Pancreatic Club, the world’s first scientific society dedicated to the study of the pancreas, has presented its lifetime achievement award to Professor Ole Petersen, Director of Cardiff University’s School of Biosciences.
UK science spotlights ocean acidification
Welsh scientists are working with colleagues from around the United Kingdom to investigate the impacts of ocean acidification. Professor Paul Pearson of Cardiff University is among 101 scientists from 21 of the UK’s top scientific
institutions. The UK Ocean Acidification Research Programme consists of several projects working together to investigate different aspects of this global issue.
One of the UK’s most prominent human geographers is delivering a public lecture at Cardiff University in honour of a pioneer in the fields of geography and planning.