University of Plymouth news feed The latest news from University of Plymouth. 60 Virtual Student Internship programme for Cornish and Isles of Scilly businesses Fully-funded six-week internships on offer Thu, 18 Jun 2020 16:01:00 +0100 Online abuse expert helps Facebook, Google and others shape new approach to child protection Dr Maggie Brennan was part of a team of experts advising tech giants in drawing up the new Project Protect strategy for online safety Thu, 11 Jun 2020 12:33:00 +0100 Island ‘drowning’ is not inevitable as sea levels rise An international study led by the University suggests coral reef islands across the world could naturally adapt to survive rising sea levels Wed, 10 Jun 2020 21:33:00 +0100 University contributes to government review on marine protected areas The Benyon Review highlighted that less than 0.01 per cent of UK waters are fully protected from destructive or extractive human activity Wed, 10 Jun 2020 16:16:00 +0100 Simple way of ‘listening’ to chicks could dramatically improve welfare A study published in the Journal of the Royal Society Interface suggests distress calling may be an ‘iceberg indicator’ of chick welfare Wed, 10 Jun 2020 08:43:00 +0100 University helps create UK’s first electric sea-going passenger boat The work is being supported extensively through the Environmental Futures and Big Data Impact Lab and the Marine Business Technology Centre Wed, 10 Jun 2020 00:00:00 +0100 Scientists warn against ‘greenwashing’ of global coastal developments Research by the University says the artificial structures and reclaimed land of coastal cities are often poor surrogates for the natural environment Tue, 09 Jun 2020 08:30:00 +0100 Climate change has degraded productivity of shelf sea food webs A study led by the University shows climate change has contributed to a 50 per cent decline in North East Atlantic plankton over the past 60 years Mon, 08 Jun 2020 09:49:00 +0100 Marine conservation researchers play key role in World Ocean Week events Academics from the Marine Conservation Research Group will be leading a number of events through their involvement in the One Ocean Hub Thu, 04 Jun 2020 14:52:00 +0100 Inspiring students create third issue of health research journal INSPIRE is created by and for medical, dental and veterinary students across the UK Tue, 02 Jun 2020 09:06:00 +0100 Sea snakes have been adapting to see underwater for 15 million years A study led by the University has provided evidence of where, when and how frequently species have adapted their ability to see in colour Thu, 28 May 2020 16:00:00 +0100 Unique releases mark conclusion of Coleridge classic for the 21st century The readings have now been combined into one symphonic piece, creating a unique rendition of a 200-year-old literary masterpiece Thu, 28 May 2020 13:05:00 +0100 Thinking reading as the pandemic happens Dr David Sergeant explores some of the similarities and differences between fictional pandemic apocalypses in literature and the reality of COVID-19 Thu, 28 May 2020 09:50:00 +0100 University-linked social enterprise recognised in Top 100 Index Peninsula Dental Social Enterprise and Chief Executive Robert Witton both named among UK's best Thu, 28 May 2020 09:00:00 +0100 Plymouth scientist supports MP’s call for emergency charity research funding Professor Oliver Hanemann is supporting calls for the government to step in to protect the University's world-leading brain tumour research Wed, 27 May 2020 14:40:00 +0100 Scientists reveal new fundamental principles governing diving in animals An international team of scientists examined how metabolic constraints govern the diving performance of air-breathing aquatic species Wed, 27 May 2020 07:45:00 +0100 Major study reveals substantial quantities of tyre particles contaminating our rivers and ocean Research led by the University reveals vital new information that will improve our scientific understanding of how tiny particles enter the ocean Wed, 27 May 2020 07:43:00 +0100 University-led civic partnership installs free WIFI to help residents cope with COVID-19 lockdown Tackling digital deprivation in one of the most socially deprived areas of the country Wed, 27 May 2020 00:00:00 +0100 International surveillance system for coping with zoonotic pandemics needs greater attention Covid-19 reveals failure to learn from the past, according to international relations academic Tue, 26 May 2020 17:00:00 +0100 Second survey of UK nurses and midwives highlights ongoing concerns about their health, training and strain on mental health during COVID-19 Next stage of project finds continuing concerns with a focus on mental health Thu, 21 May 2020 09:23:00 +0100 University researcher takes part in major study driving improvement in scientific methodology Lecturer in Psychology Nadège Bault took part in the Neuroimaging Analysis, Replication and Prediction Study (NARPS), published in Nature Wed, 20 May 2020 16:16:00 +0100 University helps home-learners with new maths resources Maths4all website launched covering Reception to A levels Tue, 19 May 2020 15:11:00 +0100 Study shows potentially harmful arsenic levels at popular former mining works By the 1870s, the Devon Great Consols area was responsible for one half of the world’s arsenic production Tue, 19 May 2020 08:06:00 +0100 Walking in a time of virus: thinking with uncertainty as our companion Dr Phil Smith returns to reflect on walking in the current pandemic and the uncertainty ahead Mon, 18 May 2020 15:45:00 +0100 Research aims to identify why some people become severely ill as a result of COVID-19 Collaboration between University and Trust hopes to make it easier to predict worst cases Mon, 18 May 2020 12:47:00 +0100 免费可以看黄的视频-黄片视频-A片视频网站