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One man's mission to motivate a new political movement

One man's mission to motivate a new political movement
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Michael Olatokun (Law, 2015) is a passionate advocate of political engagement, particularly with young people and local communities, and has helped encourage hundreds of thousands of people to register to vote for the first time. He shares how he's seen democratic processes change for the better.
Date:
25/04/2019

We mark 15 years of Nottingham in Ningbo

We mark 15 years of Nottingham in Ningbo
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2019 marks 15 years since we became the first Sino-foreign university to open its doors in China. We take a look at the celebrations on campus and reflect on the achievements made in its short lifetime.
Date:
25/04/2019

AI that can predict when you will die

AI that can predict when you will die
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Humans could soon learn the date on which they will die through the predictions of artificial intelligence, after Nottingham scientists demonstrate that it can predict the risk of premature death more accurately than standard prediction models.
Date:
17/04/2019

Investigating police decision making under stress

Investigating police decision making under stress
Description
An investigation into how authorised firearms police officers make decisions in high stress situations is being carried out by University researchers using virtual reality technology.
Date:
17/04/2019

From the fields of Kurdistan to the Fields Medal

From the fields of Kurdistan to the Fields Medal
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Read the extraordinary story of alumnus Caucher Birkar, recently awarded the prestigious Fields Medal, which is the highest accolade a mathematician can receive. His dedication and ambition took him from the backwaters of Iran to the pinnacle of the mathematical world.
Date:
01/04/2019

The STEM superheroes

The STEM superheroes
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Last year's Marvel cinematic output included a character whose superpowers stemmed from her engineering prowess. Find out how she and our alumni are inspiring the next generation of women in STEM.
Date:
01/04/2019

Mary's fishy 'virgin' birth

Mary's fishy 'virgin' birth
Description
Scientists at the University believe they have solved the mystery of the immaculate conception of a female stickleback fish, nicknamed Mary, that was carrying embryos despite the species engaging in external fertilisation.
Date:
28/02/2019

The Nottingham element

The Nottingham element
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To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the creation of the Periodic Table, the University is creating a Nottingham version - and we'd like your help! We're looking for your suggestions of Nottingham-related replacements for the chemical elements.
Date:
21/02/2019

A Life in the Laboratory

A Life in the Laboratory
Description
Dr Stewart Adams was renowned for his discovery of Ibuprofen, and he lived a rich and varied life. Following his recent passing we take a look at his legacy.
Date:
21/02/2019

Unconditional love

Unconditional love
Description
We recently announced the decision that students will no longer receive unconditional offers unless they already hold their qualifications. But what caused the increase in the first place and what next for applications?
Date:
20/02/2019
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