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New ranking method could help hotels to maximise their revenue

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth have devised a new method to rank hotels more accurately. The new method will help hotel operators to maximise their revenue by providing more information on the areas that customers care about....
8-Nov-2018 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Robot Could One Day Fight Most Common Cancer in Men

Scientists and mathematicians in the UK, Netherlands and France are working on a potentially game-changing way of improving the accuracy of both prostate cancer biopsies and of brachytherapy, which is used to treat some prostate cancers
3-Oct-2018 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

People Can Die From Giving Up the Fight

People can die simply because they’ve given up, life has beaten them and they feel defeat is inescapable, according to new research.
25-Sep-2018 4:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Mixing Energy Drinks with Alcohol Could Enhance the Negative Effects of Binge Drinking

A key ingredient of energy drinks could be exacerbating some of the negative effects of binge drinking according to a new study.
14-Aug-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Penalty Kick Research Hits the Spot

New research from the University of Portsmouth could help footballers improve the accuracy of their penalty kicks.
9-Aug-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Can Pollution Alter Wildlife Behaviour?

A team of scientists from the University of Portsmouth have developed new scientific tests to better understand the effects of pollution on wildlife behaviour.
27-Jul-2018 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Off the Scale: Can Forensics Save the World’s Most-Trafficked Mammal?

A pioneering new project trials fingerprinting techniques to battle pangolin poaching. Forensic fingerprinting techniques will now be used in the battle against illegal wildlife trade as new methods of lifting fingermarks from trafficked animals,...
28-Jun-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Einstein Proved Right in Another Galaxy

An international team of astronomers have made the most precise test of gravity outside our own solar system.
18-Jun-2018 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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