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Northumbria leading €4M research to engineer a brighter future

Northumbria leading €4M research to engineer a brighter future

Feb 24, 2017 09:50 GMT
​Researchers from Northumbria University are heading up a €4M (£3.3M) project to develo...

EXPERT COMMENT: Richard Nixon’s authoritarian loathing of the media lives on in Donald Trump

EXPERT COMMENT: Richard Nixon’s authoritarian loathing of the media lives on in Donald Trump

Feb 23, 2017 13:30 GMT
Randall J. Stephens, Associate Professor and Reader in History and American Studies at ...

Environment on the agenda as Supreme Court Justice visits Northumbria

Environment on the agenda as Supreme Court Justice visits Northumbria

Feb 23, 2017 12:59 GMT
A Supreme Court Justice is to speak in Newcastle for the first time during a public lec...

Improved teacher confidence helps one million UK kids

Improved teacher confidence helps one million UK kids

Feb 23, 2017 11:09 GMT
BT plans to help five million young people by 2020 as part of its pledge to help build ...

Northumbria research could power life on Mars

Northumbria research could power life on Mars

Feb 23, 2017 09:00 GMT
​A prototype engine based on a solid-to-vapour transformation, which could be used for ...

 EXPERT COMMENT: Time crystals: how scientists created a new state of matter

EXPERT COMMENT: Time crystals: how scientists created a new state of matter

Feb 22, 2017 14:59 GMT
Rodrigo Ledesma-Aguilar, Senior Lecturer in Physics at Northumbria University, discusse...

North East showcases pioneering course at national nursing conference

North East showcases pioneering course at national nursing conference

Feb 22, 2017 13:57 GMT
A unique approach to nurse training is being showcased at a major conference this week.

Free VR for Charities - Competition Announcement

Free VR for Charities - Competition Announcement

Feb 22, 2017 13:06 GMT
Virtual Reality Specialists Showstorm have announced a competition to engage and help c...

Graduate completes 1,800-mile Ganges paddle board expedition

Graduate completes 1,800-mile Ganges paddle board expedition

Feb 22, 2017 10:06 GMT
A Northumbria graduate has become one of the first people to paddle board the entire le...

Wildlife trade under the spotlight at Northumbria event

Wildlife trade under the spotlight at Northumbria event

Feb 21, 2017 11:22 GMT
Experts from Europe and Latin America will discuss the issue of wildlife trade and traf...