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Nocturnal lemur

Fantastic beasts and why to conserve them

24 August 2017

Much to gain from acknowledging people’s spiritual, magical and cultural beliefs, according to study

Professor Mike Bowker in laboratory

Major funding for materials analysis centre

17 August 2017

Cardiff University awarded over £3m to lead state-of-the-art photoelectron spectroscopy facility

Young woman reading in library

Reading Welsh ‘associated with school’

11 August 2017

Eisteddfod event previews research looking at reading habits of young people

Insulin inside a cell

‘Retraining’ the immune system

10 August 2017

Pioneering immunotherapy shows promise in type 1 diabetes

A herd of elephants beside water

Restoring tropical rainforests

7 August 2017

Underproductive oil palm plantations aid forest regrowth

A young man helping an older man

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

1 August 2017

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

Mother and father with baby girl

Helping babies feel happier

1 August 2017

New study examines messages that babies understand from tone of voice

CT scan of cancerous lungs

Positive effect of CT screening on smokers

25 July 2017

Smokers who receive CT lung screening are more likely to quit

Team of researchers with treadmill

Novel approach to treating post-traumatic stress disorder

21 July 2017

Investigating effectiveness of new PTSD treatment

Man and woman speaking in office building

Race under wraps

20 July 2017

Top British companies unable or unwilling to publicise ethnic makeup of management