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New Missing Persons Website and Podcast Launched

A new website and podcast series are launching today (28 July) to tackle the myths and misunderstandings around missing persons issues.
28-Jul-2022 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

New Physics Law Could Predict Genetic Mutations

Genetic mutations could be predicted before they occur using a new law of physics, according to a study from the University of Portsmouth.
21-Jul-2022 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Develop New Material Inspired by Limpets with Super Strength

An interdisciplinary team of biologists, chemists and engineers from the University of Portsmouth have become the first to successfully grow a limpet inspired biomaterial with extreme strength.
6-Jul-2022 4:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Landmark international conference announced to help end plastic pollution

A global gathering of plastic experts is taking place in Portsmouth this autumn.
28-Jun-2022 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Discover New Genetic Disease That Delays Brain Development in Children

Scientists have identified a new genetic disease, which causes some children’s brains to develop abnormally, resulting in delayed intellectual development.
24-Jun-2022 5:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Reveals How Climate Change Can Significantly Impact One of the World’s Most Important Carbon-Rich Ecosystems

Researchers from the University of Portsmouth say a ‘one size fits all’ approach to preserving mangrove forests will not work
21-Jun-2022 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Europe’s Largest Land Predator Unearthed

Research involving palaeontologists from the Universities of Portsmouth and Southampton has identified the remains of one of Europe’s largest ever land-based hunters: a dinosaur that measured over 10m long and lived around 125 million years ago.
8-Jun-2022 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

At-risk sea life in the Atlantic needs better protection from an increase in shipping

New research from the University of Portsmouth has shown a dramatic increase in shipping in the North East Atlantic. Scientists now warn that more monitoring in the area is required to help protect sea life on the at-risk register.
18-May-2022 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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