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School of Modern Languages academic informs ambitious BBC Radio 4 drama

19 November 2015

Radio adaptation of Emile Zola works to be broadcast

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Queen’s Anniversary Prize

19 November 2015

MRC Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics awarded UK’s highest academic honour

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Tropical fossil forests unearthed in Arctic Norway

19 November 2015

New discovery could be the cause of a massive reduction in atmospheric CO2 levels hundreds of millions of years ago

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Mining gold from sewage

18 November 2015

University study uncovers a goldmine in Britain’s sewer systems

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World’s first Compound Semiconductor cluster launches in Westminster

18 November 2015

Partnership between industry and academia formally launched

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A less toxic approach to beating cancer

18 November 2015

A cocktail of non-toxic chemicals taken from food and vegetables may hold the key to beating untreatable cancers and relapse

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17 November 2015

Academic expertise attracts 1.5m readers

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Good breakfast, good grades?

17 November 2015

New study demonstrates significant link between breakfast consumption and educational outcomes

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Women and Welsh literature

12 November 2015

Conference celebrates Welsh women’s writing

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Wales homeless partnership wins top award

12 November 2015

A pioneering partnership which has helped improve the lives of homeless young people in Wales has won a UK ‘Best of the Best’ award