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Promiscuity slows down evolution of new species

11 April 2017

Polygamous bird species are less diverse genetically within the species compared to monogamous species

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The Fracking Debate

10 April 2017

UK and US share a similar mindset when it comes to horizontal drilling for shale energy, say Cardiff University researchers and colleagues

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Home monitoring kits for Merthyr

10 April 2017

Cardiff University research project helps residents get the best out of their houses

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TEDxCardiff

5 April 2017

Sharing inspirational research and inspiring a global audience

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New insight into leading viral cause of congenital birth defects

5 April 2017

Why CMV is so adept at evading the immune system

Uncovering gold’s secrets

4 April 2017

Cardiff University researchers throw light on mechanism responsible for gold’s remarkable ability to catalyse PVC production

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GW4 world-first supercomputer launched at national exhibition

30 March 2017

The supercomputer, known as Isambard, is being developed by GW4 researchers in collaboration with the Met Office and Cray Inc

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Join forces to reduce US violence, says UK expert

30 March 2017

Policing and violence prevention more effective if agencies work together

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Curbing coffee cup usage

30 March 2017

Research by Bewley’s and Cardiff University identifies measures that can help encourage the use of re-usable cups by coffee drinkers.

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Uncovered: the lost pioneers of Welsh socialism

30 March 2017

Cardiff University historian publishes first full-scale study of origins of socialism in Wales