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Jane Seymour with Professor Hanna Diamond

Cardiff academic helps Hollywood star trace family tree

21 August 2015

Academic from Cardiff University’s School of Modern Languages contributes to major BBC programme.

Rosetta ston

Rosetta mission uncovered at Museum

20 August 2015

Senior Science Adviser at European Space Agency discusses ‘most exciting space exploration mission in decades’

Monopoly houses and hotels

Building with nature to make our cities greener

19 August 2015

‘Green infrastructure’ project aims to make urban areas more sustainable

Satisfied students

Student satisfaction at an “all-time high”

12 August 2015

90% of students say they’re satisfied with their overall experience.

tab on computer showing Twitter URL

Detecting crime using social media

12 August 2015

‘World-leading’ predictive tools will be used by Met Police to monitor real-time crime events.

Fertility IVF cells

Defective sperm ‘rescued’ in fertility treatment study

11 August 2015

Researchers use ‘kick-starter’ protein to trigger fertilization in mouse models.

Person helping an elderly person

Trials unit secures £3m in new funding

7 August 2015

£3m funding for next three years awarded to University-based South East Wales Trials Unit.

Dr Thomas Connor

Halting the spread of dysentery

7 August 2015

Scientists shed new light on disease.

Lightbulbs in perpetual motion

Public services need ‘radical’ approach

7 August 2015

New approach needed to address public services ‘crisis’ in Wales.

Sue Leekam

New test to help diagnose autism in adults

6 August 2015

Repetitive behaviour test designed to aid diagnostic approach.