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Study Calls on Chinese Government for Stronger Support of Food Safety Laws

An international team of researchers, including the University of Portsmouth, has called for stronger government intervention in China to implement food safety rules, regulations and support.
29-Jun-2017 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Robots to Help Children with Autism

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New research involving the University of Portsmouth is aiming to develop robots to help children with autism in ways humans can't.
28-Jun-2017 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Could an Artificial Coral Reef Protect Marine Biodiversity Against Climate Changes?

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Climate change from rising levels of carbon dioxide (CO2) is having two major effects in our seas - global warming and ocean acidification - and the combination of these threats is affecting marine life from single organisms to species communities.
28-Jun-2017 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Radiation Levels in Food Predicted

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Food in Japan will be contaminated by low-level radioactivity for decades following the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, but not at a level which poses a serious risk to human health, according to new research.
14-Jun-2017 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Life on Terra Firma Began with an Invasion

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Scientists are now confident animal life on solid ground started with a few short bursts of marine creatures making the leap from the oceans. New research at the University of Portsmouth also paints a clear picture of how animals rapidly spread out...
24-May-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Atomic-Scale Imaging Improves Dating of Planetary Events

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Research led by the University of Portsmouth has identified a new way to improve how we measure the age of planetary evolution in our solar system.
25-May-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Re-Constructing the Crew of the Mary Rose

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For the first time in 500 years, scientists examining human remains from Henry VIII’s flagship Mary Rose will be able to determine if any bones come from the same person.
24-May-2017 3:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Mapping Super Massive Black Holes in the Distant Universe

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Astronomers have constructed the first map of the Universe based on the positions of supermassive black holes, which reveals the large-scale structure of the Universe.
19-May-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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