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Spectacular fossil plants preserved within a volcanic ash fall in China have shed light on an evolutionary race 300 million years ago, which was eventually won by the seed-bearing plants that dominate the Earth today.
University of Birmingham and The Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreeing to identify joint research interests
Kevin Harris “Underlying the democratic ideal of government by consent of the governed is… the consent of the governed to behave themselves” (Jacobs, 2004, p. 211) What might Jane Jacobs have had to say about recent challenges to democracy – like the prorogation of the UK parliament, the assault on the US capitol, Myanmar, and … Continue reading Handforth and the acoustics of local democracy
The speed at which we produce facial expressions plays an important role in our ability to recognise emotions in others, according to new research at the University of Birmingham
Small and medium-sized businesses within the Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP (GBSLEP) region can access specialist technical equipment through the launch of a new Quantum Technology Innovation Hub.
Researchers working on the Faraday Institution ReLiB (Recycling and Reuse of Li-ion Batteries) project have completed the installation of new battery testing and storage facilities at the University of Birmingham.
New study launches aiming to better understand the immune response to COVID-19 vaccinations in patients with certain immunosuppressed conditions including cancer.
Smartphones could be used to scan people's eyes for early-warning signs of glaucoma – helping to prevent severe ocular diseases and blindness, a new study reveals.
Governments face a dilemma in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic – impose an early lockdown to slow the virus' spread and encourage good health practice or delay to protect jobs and learn more about the virus.
A public consultation published today reveals overwhelming support for plans that will secure the future of the National College for Advanced Transport and Infrastructure.