EXPERT COMMENT: Filthy rich? Insects prefer to live in wealthier houses research says

EXPERT COMMENT: Filthy rich? Insects prefer to live in wealthier houses research says

Press Releases   •   Sep 07, 2016 15:28 BST

​Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow in Ecology at Northumbria, writes about households becoming biodiversity hotspots for The Conversation.

EXPERT COMMENT: Snow leopard ‘rape’: what was really going on?

EXPERT COMMENT: Snow leopard ‘rape’: what was really going on?

Press Releases   •   Nov 17, 2016 11:38 GMT

​Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow in Ecology at Northumbria University, writes about the anthropomorphism of animals in response to the recent episode of BBC One's Planet Earth II.

EXPERT COMMENT: Save the environment from posh crusties – it’s a working-class issue too

EXPERT COMMENT: Save the environment from posh crusties – it’s a working-class issue too

Press Releases   •   Jun 27, 2016 12:34 BST

​Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow in Ecology at Northumbria University, writes about climate change for The Conversation.

Close ‘en-counters’ of the geographical kind

Close ‘en-counters’ of the geographical kind

Press Releases   •   May 13, 2016 14:10 BST

​A new exhibition exploring how young people perceive and map the city’s geography will launch at The Holy Biscuit during Newcastle’s Late Shows, starting tonight.

COMMENT: Five dark literary Christmases that don’t involve Ebeneezer Scrooge

COMMENT: Five dark literary Christmases that don’t involve Ebeneezer Scrooge

Press Releases   •   Dec 24, 2015 10:19 GMT

​Claire Nally, Senior Lecturer in Twentieth-Century English Literature at Northumbria University, discusses alternative literary Christmases for The Conversation.

COMMENT: Why don’t we wipe mosquitoes off the face of the Earth?

COMMENT: Why don’t we wipe mosquitoes off the face of the Earth?

Press Releases   •   Feb 02, 2016 15:42 GMT

​Mike Jeffries, Teaching Fellow in Ecology at Northumbria University, writes about mosquitoes for The Conversation.