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Wonder 2019

As the University's largest community engagement event, Wonder transformed University Park into a playground of learning and discovery on Saturday 15 June 2019. Attracting more than 5,000…

From  Isabel Bleach on December 13th, 2019 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Nottingham in Parliament Day launch

Business leaders, politicians and well-known faces, gathered at Nottingham Castle to raise a flag to start the countdown to Nottingham in Parliament Day. Find out more at…

From  Digital Communications on July 26th, 2016 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Revealed - Helicobacter pylori’s secret weapon

Is the game up for H. pylori. Researchers in the School of Pharmacy, at The University of Nottingham and AstraZeneca R&D have identified the molecular mechanism that the bacterium’s…

From  Lindsay Brooke on August 10th, 2015 0 likes 807 plays 0  

New tools to breed cereal crops that survive flooding

Scientists at The University of Nottingham have identified the mechanism used by plants in stress conditions to sense low oxygen levels and used advanced breeding techniques to reduce yield loss in…

From  Lindsay Brooke on February 6th, 2015 0 likes 204 plays 0  

Levitation recreates nature's dumbbells

Using magnetic levitation to imitate weightlessness, researchers led by physicists at The University of Nottingham have manufactured solid wax models of splash form tektites – the tiny pieces…

From  Lindsay Brooke on January 7th, 2015 0 likes 540 plays 0  

Yasmin Issaka singing Somebody's Fool

Yasmin Issaka at the BHM launch event, Nottingham Lakeside Arts, Tuesday 7 October 2014

From  Tara De Cozar on October 8th, 2014 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Raising the profile of technicians - HE’s ‘unsung heroes’

Often seen as the ‘unsung heroes’ of Higher Education it is recognised that without technicians, institutions like The University of Nottingham would not be able to function. Work by the…

From  Lindsay Brooke on September 1st, 2014 0 likes 641 plays 0  

Zero carbon 'HOUSE' designed and built by students 'comes home'

Design and construct a low cost, zero carbon, family starter home, transport it to Spain, build it, landscape it and open it to the public. That was the challenge faced by a group of students from…

From  Lindsay Brooke on July 17th, 2014 0 likes 58 plays 0  

Nottingham will fly high at Farnborough

The Institute for Aerospace Technology (IAT) -- an internationally leading centre for aerospace research at the University -- is exhibiting at the Farnborough International Airshow, where it is…

From  Lindsay Brooke on July 14th, 2014 0 likes 200 plays 0