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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

Study Calls for Industry Legislation to Build a Better Future in Developing Countries

New research from the University of Portsmouth has called for stronger industry legislation in developing countries to help fight business monopolies reducing competition.
19-Apr-2018 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Species Hitch a Ride on Birds and the Wind to Join Green Roof Communities

New research suggests that species that live on green roofs arrived by hitching lifts on birds or by riding air currents.
6-Apr-2018 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Biodiversity and Nature’s Contributions Continue Dangerous Decline in the Americas, Scientists Warn

A University of Portsmouth academic has contributed to landmark reports that highlight the options to protect and restore nature and its vital contributions to people. Biodiversity – the essential variety of life forms on Earth – continues to...
27-Mar-2018 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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