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Scientists discover first high-temperature single-molecule magnet

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 09:32
A team of scientists led by Professor Richard Layfield has published breakthrough research regarding single molecule magnets.

University of Sussex has best political scene and nightlife, say students

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 08:50
Students have voted the University of Sussex best for political scene and nightlife in a new survey of British universities.

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts announces programme for Cine-City film festival

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 16:03
Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts are a producing partner for Cine-City, Brighton's film festival (November 2018).

Rewilding may be a risk worth taking for landowners after Brexit, say Sussex experts

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 11:09
Leaving the EU could make rewilding an attractive option for landowners across the UK, according to a team of experts led by the University of Sussex.

World Heritage sites under threat from climate change

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 16:00
Mediterranean World Heritage sites such as Venice, Pisa and the Medieval City of Rhodes are under severe threat of coastal erosion and flooding,

'Champion of Science' recognised for positive impact of research communication

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 09:50
Dr Mahmoud Maina, a research fellow in Biochemistry, has won a competition recognising research in Africa which makes a positive impact on society.

Lift off for world-first ultrasound levitation that bends around barriers

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 06:00
Researchers have become the first in the world to develop technology which can bend sound waves around an obstacle and levitate an object above it.

University of Sussex research featured heavily in major climate change report

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 16:28
Research by the University of Sussex has played in key role in the creation of a hugely significant new report on climate change.

Sussex law students win 'Advice Project of the Year’ from Citizens Advice

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 15:35
Sussex law department has scooped the national Citizens Advice ‘Advice Project of the Year’ award with Citizens Advice Central and South Sussex.

Trade friendship – Georgetown University and Sussex academics continue to shape thinking on UK-US trade

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 13:30
Academics from Georgetown University and the University of Sussex met this week to continue their collaboration on US - UK trade policy

‘Smart strategies’ can reduce emissions and more, according to researchers

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 13:23
Researchers at the Sussex Sustainability Research Programme respond to the IPCC SR15 report with a message of hope.

Sussex Sustainability Research Programme responds to IPCC report

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 12:45
‘Smart strategies’ can reduce emissions and more, according to researchers. SSRP researchers respond to the IPCC SR15 report with a message of hope.

Your smart phone could soon be making your commute much less stressful

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 09:30
Apps that can detect what mode of transport phone users are travelling on and automatically offer relevant advice are set to become a reality.

Happy foetuses, angry children

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 13:05
Forgotten Surrealists Grace Pailthorpe and Reuben Mednikoff are back in the limelight, thanks to a new exhibition co-curated by Dr Hope Wolf.

Music education at significant risk of disappearing as a sustained curriculum offer no longer the norm in secondary

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 08:00
New research shows an increasing number of schools have reduced or completely removed music in the curriculum for lower secondary school students.

Urgent conservation efforts needed for British wildlife, university professor tells BBC Countryfile

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 16:46
An academic from the University of Sussex appeared on BBC Countryfile’s hour-long Wildlife Special to reveal the plight of British wildlife.

Championing open access with online digital history journal

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 16:58
Two historians are celebrating after an open-access journal for which they sit on the editorial board, reached a million annual page visits.

Theatre and attitudes: Using performance to address social inequality

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 15:12
Theatre is being used to provoke discussions on inequality and exclusion in a collaborative project.

Art historian reveals the transformation of one of Brighton's most regal rooms

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 15:15
Art historian Dr Alexandra Loske has curated an exhibition about the restoration of the Royal Pavilion Saloon, drawing on her Sussex PhD to do so.

Ministerial role for Sussex professor in wildlife manifesto led by Chris Packham

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 14:01
Prof Dave Goulson becomes ‘Minister of Pesticides’ in a public manifesto for wildlife, created and led by TV presenter and naturalist Chris Packham.