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Irish Examiner
Posthumous degree for Irish coast guard volunteer who died on search missionwas in with two colleagues capsized in heavy Atlantic swell off Kilkee. She ha
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
was in with two colleagues capsized in heavy Atlantic swell off Kilkee. She had been studying by distance learning with Aberystwyth University in Wales since June 2015. The college held a minute's silence as it honoured her at a graduation... Read more
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Hunts Post
University awards posthumous degree to Huntingdon student Emily Priceearlier this year have collected a degree in mathematics and physics on her beh
Hunts Post / Posted 2 days ago
earlier this year have collected a degree in mathematics and physics on her behalf. Emily Price, 22, began her studies at Aberystwyth University in 2014 and, following three years of study, had handed in her final dissertation back in May. Emily... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Posthumous degree for Irish Coast Guard volunteer who died on search missionwas in with two colleagues capsized in heavy Atlantic swell off Kilkee. She ha
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
was in with two colleagues capsized in heavy Atlantic swell off Kilkee. She had been studying by distance learning with Aberystwyth University in Wales since June 2015. The college held a minute's silence as it honoured her at a graduation... Read more
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DW
Antarctica's Larsen C ice shelf: new rift detected |a natural cycle and are not in themselves a cause for concern, says Bryn Hubbar
DW / Posted 3 days ago
a natural cycle and are not in themselves a cause for concern, says Bryn Hubbard, director of the center of glaciology at Aberystwyth University and also a researcher for Midas. "There's nothing unusual about an iceberg being formed by rifting,"... Read more
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walesonline
More than a quarter of Swansea University students got firsts last yearWales Trinity Saint David – 7.1%, 22.2%. Bangor University – 18.6%, 21.6% Car
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
Wales Trinity Saint David – 7.1%, 22.2%. Bangor University – 18.6%, 21.6% Cardiff Metropolitan University – 13.3%, 18.7% Aberystwyth University – 11.6%, 16.9%'Better quality students' Nick Hillman, director of the Higher Education Policy... Read more
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walesonline
Universities are awarding more firsts to degree students as top grades soar5.4 * Cardiff Metropolitan University - 13.3% 18.7% 5.4 * University of the W
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
5.4 * Cardiff Metropolitan University - 13.3% 18.7% 5.4 * University of the West of England, Bristol - 16.9% 22.2% 5.3 * Aberystwyth University - 11.6% 16.9% 5.3 * University of Cambridge - 26.4% 31.7% 5.3 * Queen's University of Belfast - 19%... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Maps will need to be redrawn’: One of the largest icebergs ever recorded breaks freechanges the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula, according to Project Midas, a
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
changes the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula, according to Project Midas, a research team from Swansea University and Aberystwyth University in Britain that had been monitoring the rift since 2014. “The remaining shelf will be at its smallest... Read more
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Boston Globe
Scientists say massive iceberg has broken off in Antarcticachanges the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula, according to Project Midas, a
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
changes the landscape of the Antarctic Peninsula, according to Project Midas, a research team from Swansea University and Aberystwyth University in Britain that had been monitoring the rift since 2014. “The remaining shelf will be at its smallest... Read more
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International Business Times
I've studied Antarctica's Larsen C – this spectacular iceberg break is not necessarily down to climate change is already afloat and displacing its own weight in seawater.The author prepares
International Business Times / Posted 11 days ago
is already afloat and displacing its own weight in seawater.The author prepares to assist his colleague, Bryn Hubbard from Aberystwyth University, in drilling a borehole in Larsen C using pressurised hot water.Adrian Luckman / MIDAS / Swansea... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Could a fist bump ever replace the humble handshake?the traditional handshake, but could a fist-bump greeting ever become the accep
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
the traditional handshake, but could a fist-bump greeting ever become the accepted norm? In 2014, two researchers from Aberystwyth University in Wales compared the quantity of bacteria transferred by handshaking, high-fiving and fist... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Bury St Edmunds author on shortlist for Forward Prizean internationally acclaimed poetry prize. Maria Apichella wrote Psalmody for
Bury Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
an internationally acclaimed poetry prize. Maria Apichella wrote Psalmody for her first PhD creative writing project at Aberystwyth University, which she was awarded in 2015. It is that collection of lyrical psalm-poems – which explores love... Read more
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iol.co.za
Doctors told: Bump fists to say hellowas ‘the most obvious and easiest' way to minimise hospital-acquired infections
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
was ‘the most obvious and easiest' way to minimise hospital-acquired infections. Dr David Whitworth, a microbiologist at Aberystwyth University in Wales, agreed, saying there are so many hospital-acquired infections that ‘even a slight reduction... Read more
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walesonline
More than 100 staff face compulsory redundancy at Welsh universitystandards in higher education. University of Wales Trinity St David was ranked
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
standards in higher education. University of Wales Trinity St David was ranked bronze, while University of South Wales and Aberystwyth University did not take part, Overall, 295 universities, colleges and alternative education providers took part... Read more
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walesonline
Meet the Swansea comedian hoping to take Edinburgh by stormcan see me in the audience. It just seemed magical that they could make people
walesonline / Posted 24 days ago
can see me in the audience. It just seemed magical that they could make people laugh that many times in a row. “Then, in Aberystwyth University, there was a fortnightly comedy club and I saw all these different comedians and learnt so much.” He... Read more
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Powys County Times
Tigers’ MWL bid tamed by FAWMid Wales League Two composition (13 clubs): Montgomery Town, Hay St Marys, Dol
Powys County Times / Posted 24 days ago
Mid Wales League Two composition (13 clubs): Montgomery Town, Hay St Marys, Dolgellau Athletic, Newbridge, Aberystwyth University, Dyffryn Banw, Builth Wells, Abermule, Llansantffraid Village, Presteigne, Penybont, Talgarth Town,... Read more
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walesonline
Universities check accommodation following Grenfell Tower tragedymost recent assessment has only just been completed. We review any safety infor
walesonline / Posted 25 days ago
most recent assessment has only just been completed. We review any safety information as it becomes available.” Aberystwyth University said checks it has carried out in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire showed no cladding of the type... Read more
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SciDev.net
Aquaculture is main driver of mangrove lossesKusmana. GMW is an international project that begun in 2011 led by the Japan A
SciDev.net / Posted a month ago
Kusmana. GMW is an international project that begun in 2011 led by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency in collaboration with a host of other institutions including Aberystwyth University (UK) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administrat... Read more

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