Press releases

Norwegian removes face masks requirement on all flights

Norwegian removes face masks requirement on all flights

Apr 01, 2022 10:59 BST
Norwegian is pleased to announce that the temporary requirement to wear face masks on b...

EXPERT COMMENT: How to dissuade parents from believing in anti-vaxxer conspiracy theories

EXPERT COMMENT: How to dissuade parents from believing in anti-vaxxer conspiracy theories

Nov 23, 2021 09:13 GMT
New research carried out by a team of psychologists has found that sharing what you bel...

Belief in anti-vaccination conspiracies can be cut by correcting misperceptions of what others believe – new study

Belief in anti-vaccination conspiracies can be cut by correcting misperceptions of what others believe – new study

Nov 17, 2021 11:19 GMT
Belief in anti-vaccination conspiracy theories can be reduced by correcting mispercepti...

EXPERT COMMENT: COVID: how worried should we be about the new AY.4.2 lineage of the coronavirus?

EXPERT COMMENT: COVID: how worried should we be about the new AY.4.2 lineage of the coronavirus?

Oct 27, 2021 13:10 BST
Following the growth of a new Covid-19 variant in the UK, Dr Matthew Bashton and Profes...

EXPERT COMMENT: Covid smell loss can have profound effects on your life, from weight change to intimacy barriers

EXPERT COMMENT: Covid smell loss can have profound effects on your life, from weight change to intimacy barriers

Sep 30, 2021 14:42 BST
Recent in-depth qualitative research from a team of altered eating and altered smell sp...

Fuse named in 25 million funded School for Public Health Research refresh

Fuse named in 25 million funded School for Public Health Research refresh

Sep 17, 2021 09:32 BST
Academics at Northumbria University will continue to be part of a prestigious collabora...

Design of the times: research reveals how the arts can offer vital new approaches to cities’ emergency preparedness and resilience planning

Design of the times: research reveals how the arts can offer vital new approaches to cities’ emergency preparedness and resilience planning

Sep 08, 2021 16:03 BST
A new report demonstrates ways in which arts practice and performance research methods ...

An ‘early warning system’ for Covid-19 variants

An ‘early warning system’ for Covid-19 variants

Jul 21, 2021 08:00 BST
Northumbria University is set to develop new methods for detecting Covid-19 ‘Variants o...

Vital research for end-of-life care

Vital research for end-of-life care

Jul 16, 2021 15:07 BST
Academics at Northumbria University, Newcastle, are evaluating Rapid Response Services ...