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Medical illustration of acinetobacteria

The molecular machinery used by ‘superbugs’ to resist chemicals designed to kill them could also help produce precursors for a new generation of nylon and other polymers, according to new research.

Tickle ear therapy could help slow ageing

Tickling the ear with a small electrical current appears to rebalance the autonomic nervous system for over-55s, potentially slowing down one of the effects of ageing, according to new research.

Damselfly, BioDAR

Scientists are developing a pioneering technique that allows them to monitor insects in the air using weather radars, as part of a research project called BioDAR.

Lesser kestrel, photo credit: Allan Hopkins

Animals are not adapting fast enough in response to the changing climate, according to new research published today in Nature Communications.

Faculty of Biological Sciences

Two BSc Biology students have been awarded the prestigious Beaumont Award.