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Subglacial valleys and mountain ranges discovered near South Pole

Subglacial valleys and mountain ranges discovered near South Pole

Press Releases   •   May 24, 2018 19:00 BST

Researchers have discovered mountain ranges and three huge, deep subglacial valleys from data collected during the first modern aerogeophysical survey of the South Pole region. The findings are the first to emerge from extensive ice penetrating radar data collected in Antarctica as part of the European Space Agency PolarGAP project and have been published in Geophysical Research Letters.

Apiary opportunities for busy beekeepers

Apiary opportunities for busy beekeepers

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2018 14:41 GMT

Beekeepers in the North East are being invited to take part in a Northumbria University research project exploring the difference between the plants favoured by city and country bees.

EXPERT COMMENT: Even zoos can no longer protect rhinos from poachers

EXPERT COMMENT: Even zoos can no longer protect rhinos from poachers

Press Releases   •   Mar 09, 2017 16:36 GMT

​Tanya Wyatt, Associate Professor of Criminology at Northumbria, writes about the plight of Rhinos and the recent zoo poaching for The Conversation.

Wildlife trade under the spotlight at Northumbria event

Wildlife trade under the spotlight at Northumbria event

Press Releases   •   Feb 21, 2017 11:22 GMT

Experts from Europe and Latin America will discuss the issue of wildlife trade and trafficking during an event at Northumbria University on Friday.

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From l-r: Matthew Pound, Helen Hooper and Rinke Vinkenoog of Northumbria University, with urban beekeeper Ian Campbell

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Legal and Illegal Wildlife Trade between Mexico and the EU

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Alister Scott - Northumbria University public lecture - Changing the nature of nature in land use policy and decision making

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