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Kochevar’s Computer Interface
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Kochevar’s Computer Interface

February 19th, 2018 | by Conor Newton
Imagine the possibilities in a world where the actions of a computer could be controlled by simply using your mind. No more typing, no more buttons, no more screen-tapping. Just you; your mind; and a computer. While this...
The Science Behind Beauty (Part 2)
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The Science Behind Beauty (Part 2)

November 21st, 2017 | by Jack Coles
Science editor Jack Coles returns again this week with more information about what the chemicals in our make-up actually...
Exploring the Science Behind Beauty
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Exploring the Science Behind Beauty

November 13th, 2017 | by Jack Coles
Science editor Jack Coles swaps the lab for the salon and tells us all there is to know about the chemical ingredients of our beauty...
University tries hand at prosthetics
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University tries hand at prosthetics

May 15th, 2017 | by Errol Kerr
Newcastle University is pioneering bionic technology, with their biomedical engineers trialling a new prosthetic hand, which could be revolutionary in regards to the capabilities of prostheses. Funding from the Engineering and...
Newcastle University medical scientists recognised
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Newcastle University medical scientists recognised

May 15th, 2017 | by editor
Professors David Burn and Derek Mann are among 46 exceptional scientists elected to the prestigious Fellowship of the Academy of Medical Sciences. The eminent researchers are being recognised for their biomedical and health work....
Newcastle University’s rising stars visit parliament
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Newcastle University’s rising stars visit parliament

March 20th, 2017 | by editor
Six of Newcastle Universities most talented individuals from the fields of Science and Engineering have been chosen to present their research in Parliament. The competition, STEM for Britain, aims to support and promote...
University receives funding for infrastructure development
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University receives funding for infrastructure development

March 13th, 2017 | by editor
Newcastle University has been awarded funding to improve the resilience of the UK’s urban infrastructure while saving costs for the country. The University has become a member of the UK Collaboratorium for Research on Cities...
Innovative charger sparked by world class research
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Innovative charger sparked by world class research

February 13th, 2017 | by Toby Bryant
One of the first “vehicle to grid” chargers have been installed at Newcastle University in collaboration with Enol and Nissan.  The innovative charger allows energy to travel both to and from the car’s battery so that...
Understanding life, death, and cryogenics
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Understanding life, death, and cryogenics

November 28th, 2016 | by Emma Bancroft
Scientific procedures shouldn’t replace acceptance of mortality, writes Emma...
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Can the words we use predict our future mental health?

October 31st, 2016 | by NUSU
Psychiatry is the field of medicine concerned with mental health and encompasses everything from anxiety to paranoid schizophrenia. It is often criticised for lacking in objective measures with which to diagnose these conditions;...