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Poppy seed head

A 3D image of a poppy (Papaver Sp.) seed head imaged at The Hounsfield Facility using X-ray computed microtomography (microCT).

From  Craig Sturrock on June 19th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

X-ray vision reveals how plants ‘breathe’

Scientists have discovered how plants create networks of air channels – the lungs of the leaf – to transport carbon dioxide (CO2) to their cells. Botanists have known since the 19th…

From  Elizabeth Cass on June 26th, 2019 0 likes 99 plays 0  

Sutton Bonington Experience

Home to our veterinary and bioscience courses, Sutton Bonington Campus offers a student experience that's as unique as you are. From sports to events and societies, and even a farmers…

From  Phillip Rostron on June 26th, 2019 0 likes 6,158 plays 0  

MSc Crop Improvement

Find out more about our MSc Crop Improvement.

From  Qingqi Wang on June 17th, 2019 0 likes 201 plays 0  

MSc ABBE Course

MSc Applied Biopharmaceutical Biotechnology and Entrepreneurship Course

From  Qingqi Wang on June 14th, 2018 0 likes 527 plays 0  

MSc ABT Course

MSc Applied Biomolecular Technology Course

From  Qingqi Wang on June 14th, 2018 0 likes 383 plays 0  

Biosciences 360 facilities tour

Take a look around our Sutton Bonington Campus to see the range of facilities available to students studying in the School of Biosciences. www.nottingham.ac.uk/biosciences

From  Tom Travis on February 12th, 2018 0 likes 478 plays 0  

Biorefineries of the future - Energy and bioactive compounds from agricultural by-product - by Kamaljit Moirangthem...

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on December 12th, 2016 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Proteins behaving badly - by Rob Workman

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on November 2nd, 2016 1 likes 35 plays 0  

The man from DelMonte, or the Foreman's finger test - by Andrew Rosenthal

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on September 7th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Nottingham Dollies prove cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives

Nottingham’s Dollies – Debbie, Denise, Dianna and Daisy – have proved cloned sheep can live long and healthy lives. Research findings, published in Nature Communications, show that…

From  Elizabeth Cass on July 19th, 2016 0 likes 1,424 plays 0  

Dog behaviour- separating fact from fiction - by Naomi Harvey

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on April 6th, 2016 0 likes 72 plays 0  

Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course

Problem-Based Learning in MSc Food Production Management course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course…

From  Qingqi Wang on March 10th, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Avian Influenza - outbreaks and impact on UK consumer demand for poultry - by Christina Siettou

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on March 2nd, 2016 0 likes 0 plays 0  

MSc Food Production Management

A short introduction of MSc Food Production Management course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course visit:…

From  Qingqi Wang on February 15th, 2016 0 likes 1,651 plays 0  

MSc Animal Nutrition

The MSc Animal Nutrition course offers the unique opportunity to integrate an in-depth scientific knowledge of animal nutrition with the acquisition of business skills and a detailed operational…

From  Qingqi Wang on January 20th, 2016 0 likes 144 plays 0  

Science and the Vikings - by Steve Harding

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on December 17th, 2015 0 likes 0 plays 0  

The Curious World of Environmental Radioactivity - by George Shaw

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From  Qingqi Wang on November 26th, 2015 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Getting a graduate job - Biosciences

In this interview with a Biosciences student, Andrew Fitzmaurice, Recruitment Director of MorePeople, gives us his hints and tips about careers and employability.…

From  Everdien Wood on November 12th, 2015 0 likes 72 plays 0  

How clean is your car - what the microbiologists say

Microbiologists at The University of Nottingham say your car could be dirtier than you think. The discovery was made when the University’s Microbiology Investigation Centre, led by Professor…

From  Elizabeth Cass on July 22nd, 2015 0 likes 175 plays 0  

How clean is your car - let's find out!

Microbiologists at The University of Nottingham say your car could be dirtier than you think. The discovery was made when the University’s Microbiology Investigation Centre, led by Professor…

From  Elizabeth Cass on July 22nd, 2015 0 likes 267 plays 0  

From egg to embryo: or how to make a chicken - by Dylan Sweetman

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on July 9th, 2015 0 likes 16 plays 0  

The chloroplast - Earth's life support system - by Kevin Pyke

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on June 3rd, 2015 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Re-designing photosynthesis: the engine of crop growth - by Erik Murchie

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From  Qingqi Wang on March 31st, 2015 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Brewing Science Course Overview

A short introduction of MSc Brewing Science and Practice course at The University of Nottingham. For more information about the course…

From  Qingqi Wang on March 12th, 2015 0 likes 123 plays 0  

Field experiments at Sutton Bonington, Past and Present - by Debbie Sparkes

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on February 26th, 2015 0 likes 0 plays 0  

New views of the underworld: looking deep into the soil beneath our feet - by Karl Ritz

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From  Qingqi Wang on January 27th, 2015 0 likes 0 plays 0  

TB in cattle - the answer is not just black and white - By Cath Rees

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From  Qingqi Wang on January 6th, 2015 0 likes 0 plays 0  

How do oats, peas, beans, and barley grow? - By Tobias Baskin

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From  Qingqi Wang on November 28th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Biofortification – a strategy to reduce hidden hunger - by Ed Joy

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From  Qingqi Wang on October 30th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Innovations in Food Manufacturing - by Tim Foster

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From  Qingqi Wang on October 30th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Eggs: What’s in the bit you throw away? - by Martin Luck

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From  Qingqi Wang on October 30th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

"What are little boys made of?" it all begins in the Womb - by Ravinder Anand-Ivell

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on October 30th, 2014 0 likes 30 plays 0  

From Biosciences to Business - by Emily Boothroyd

Biosciences public talk series.

From  Qingqi Wang on October 30th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

PhD student Muniirah Mbabazi is studying nutrition policy in developing countries

Muniirah Mbabazi, from Uganda, is researching nutrition policy in Uganda for her PhD. In the past she has also carried out research into sustainable diets, including edible insects.

From  Elizabeth Cass on June 9th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Getting the best out of food bank parcels

Dietitians Week 9 - 13 June 2014 - here's some advice from dietitians in The University of Nottingham's School of Biosciences on getting the best out of food parcels.

From  Elizabeth Cass on June 9th, 2014 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Fruit and veg - 5 a day advice

Dietitians Week 9 - 13 June 2014 - Iga Kasperek, a Masters in Nutrition student at The University of Nottingham, was President and is now Vice-President of the University’s Nutrition and…

From  Elizabeth Cass on June 9th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

‘Dietitians Week’: Where are all the male dietitians?

A lecturer in dietetics at The University of Nottingham has helped to start a campaign to encourage more men to consider taking up careers in the field of nutrition. As part of Dietitians Week,…

From  Elizabeth Cass on June 9th, 2014 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Talk on Bambara Groundnut impresses at UK PlantSci 2014

One of the two prize winners speaking in the ‘Future generations’session of this year's UK PlantSci event organised by UK Plant Sciences Federation was Presidor Kendabie. The…

From  Elizabeth Cass on April 15th, 2014 0 likes 92 plays 0  

Achieve it - Science at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses The Faculty of Science offers a variety of undergraduate courses within the categories…

From  Debs Storey on December 17th, 2013 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Eu Sheng Wang - PhD Biosciences

PhD Biosciences student, Eu Sheng Wang, talks about his research developing an edible influenza vaccine for the poultry industry and his experiences while doing a PhD in the School of Biosciences.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Marissa Aliah Binti Zainal - Plant Biotechnology

Biosciences student, Marissa Binti Aliah Zainal, talks about studying for an undergraduate degree in plant biotechnology at The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Maysoun Mustafa - PhD Biosciences

PhD Biosciences student, Maysoun Mustafa, talks about her research on underutilised fruits and her experience of studying in the School of Biosciences.

From  brznc3 on November 22nd, 2013 0 likes 33 plays 0  

Crops for the Future - work on new centre begins

The development of a new Crops for the Future Research Centre begins alongside the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus.

From  Digital Communications on October 3rd, 2013 0 likes 67 plays 0  

Nottingham plays key role in sequencing the tomato genome

A plant scientist from The University of Nottingham has played a key role in the sequencing of the tomato genome. Professor Graham Seymour, from the School of Biosciences, is among a group of over…

From  Digital Communications on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Protecting the sustainability of wheat production

Scientists at The University of Nottingham play a key role in a new £7m research programme to help maintain the world's production of wheat. It is the first study of its kind in the UK for…

From  Digital Communications on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Gold at Chelsea for The University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham won the RHS Best Environment Exhibit Award at the 100th Chelsea Flower Show for its stand highlighting the challenges of global food security. In the words of Alan…

From  Digital Communications on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 84 plays 0