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Daily Mail
The double whammy that will cause you to put on weightthe strongest evidence to date, scientists discovered that both intensify the e
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
the strongest evidence to date, scientists discovered that both intensify the effects of genetic risk factors for obesity University of Exeter researchers believe their findings may offer hope of personalised obesity interventions. Dr Andrew... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Bonespiration: A disturbing new social media trend that has psychologists concernedreplaced by another, more disturbing version celebrating extreme thinness: bone
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
replaced by another, more disturbing version celebrating extreme thinness: bonespiration. According to research from the University of Exeter, skeletal images of bodies with extremely thin limbs and protruding hips and collarbones are being... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Twitter, Instagram accounts promote 'extreme thinness', says studybones and pencil-thin limbs - which encourage eating disorders such as anorexia
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
bones and pencil-thin limbs - which encourage eating disorders such as anorexia, a study warns. Researchers from University of Exeter in the UK show that among thousands of account holders on social media, the images of protruding bones... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Turning vulnerable young men and women into terrorists - how radicalisation is spreadingwhat extremists seek to exploit. Societal ‘resilience’ is critical, in the view
Manchester Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
what extremists seek to exploit. Societal ‘resilience’ is critical, in the view of terrorism expert Dr Omar Ashour, of the University of Exeter. “At the end of the day you can’t prevent a crazy terrorist with a kitchen knife stabbing people in the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Inquest opens into death of 25-old found dead in woods30, Oxford Coroner’s Court was told today. The cause of death was confirmed as
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 9 days ago
30, Oxford Coroner’s Court was told today. The cause of death was confirmed as hanging. Mr Wilson was a graduate of the University of Exeter, and friends described him as a 'lovely, kind young man', Jonathan Dennett, headteacher at his former... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Inquest opens into death of 25-old found dead in woods30, Oxford Coroner’s Court was told today. The cause of death was confirmed as
Oxford Mail / Posted 9 days ago
30, Oxford Coroner’s Court was told today. The cause of death was confirmed as hanging. Mr Wilson was a graduate of the University of Exeter, and friends described him as a 'lovely, kind young man', Jonathan Dennett, headteacher at his former... Read more
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Daily Mail
Quorn is just as good as building your muscles as meatstudy, part-funded by Quorn and published in the British Journal of Nutrition,
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
study, part-funded by Quorn and published in the British Journal of Nutrition, was conducted by researchers at the University of Exeter. The meat substitute, adored by vegetarians, has high 'bioavailability' - meaning it contains more... Read more
9d
Hindustantimes.com
India in Britain: Recalling diaspora history by the Thamesin Britain”, the photographic exhibition has been researched and curated by aca
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
in Britain”, the photographic exhibition has been researched and curated by academics from the Open University and the University of Exeter in collaboration with the Indian high commission and the Nehru Centre. “Many schools in Britain don’t... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Bideford give Tribute South West One leaders a scareGeorge Snell. Picture: Kevin Crowl It was a close call at King George’s on Sat
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
George Snell. Picture: Kevin Crowl It was a close call at King George’s on Saturday when Bideford took on league leaders University of Exeter In the thick of the action....Bideford's patched up Jon Down gets caught after bursting through the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Balfour Declaration Destroyed Palestine, Not Palestiniansbook is ‘The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story’ (Pluto Press, London). Baroud has
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
book is ‘The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story’ (Pluto Press, London). Baroud has a Ph.D. in Palestine Studies from the University of Exeter and is a Non-Resident Scholar at Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies, University of... Read more
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International Business Times
Amazonian farmers unlocked the secrets of wild rice domestication 4,000 years ago around 11,000 years ago in the Yangtze river region in China, and around 2,000
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
around 11,000 years ago in the Yangtze river region in China, and around 2,000 years ago in Africa. The research from the University of Exeter highlights the importance of the huge wetlands and tropical forests of the South American lowlands in... Read more
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iafrica.com
How to look after mental health naturally?has been found to have both physical and mental health benefits, with a 2013 re
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
has been found to have both physical and mental health benefits, with a 2013 review of 40 academic papers by the UK's University of Exeter finding that volunteers rated their levels of depression as lower and their levels of well-being and... Read more
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express
Dementia BREAKTHROUGH? Treatment could slow down effects of diseasethousands of dementia patients were dying unnecessarily by the treatment for ps
express / Posted 10 days ago
thousands of dementia patients were dying unnecessarily by the treatment for psychosis, claimed researchers from the University of Exeter. Early signs of DementiaTue, December 20, 2016Dementia affects the ability to remember, think and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
World Mental Health Day 2017: How to look after your mental health naturallyfound to have both physical and mental health benefits, with a 2013 review of 4
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
found to have both physical and mental health benefits, with a 2013 review of 40 academic papers by the United Kingdom’s University of Exeter finding that volunteers rated their levels of depression as lower and their levels of well-being and... Read more
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This is West Country
Taunton singer through in Sky TV show Sing: Ultimate A Cappellacompetition with no backing tracks and no instruments. This isn’t Semi-Toned’s
This is West Country / Posted 11 days ago
competition with no backing tracks and no instruments. This isn’t Semi-Toned’s first foray into the world of TV. The University of Exeter students were crowned winners of Gareth Malone’s UK-wide search for the nation’s best choir on BBC2 in... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Rugby round-up: Molton win in memorial trophy, Bideford and Torrie well beaten on the roadon Saturday. Drybrook handed out a 113-7 drubbing to Bideford, who won’t be re
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
on Saturday. Drybrook handed out a 113-7 drubbing to Bideford, who won’t be relishing the prospect of facing leaders University of Exeter at home this Saturday. Drybrook, whose strings were pulled from stand-off by Tom Treharne, were 52-0 up... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
University of Exeter students investigated over hi-vis jackets making fun of rape and the Las Vegas massacreUniversity of Exeter students are being investigated by the university after th
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
University of Exeter students are being investigated by the university after they were pictured on a night out wearing jackets emblazoned with swastikas and messages mocking the Las Vegas massacre. The students, who have caused outrage among peers... Read more
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metro
Students went out in hi-vis vests saying 'I love rape' and 'F*** the Syrians'for any offence caused from this on what is usually a light-hearted and fun tra
metro / Posted 11 days ago
for any offence caused from this on what is usually a light-hearted and fun traditional night for CSM students.’ A University of Exeter spokesman said: ‘The University of Exeter and the Falmouth and Exeter Students Union (FXU) have a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Uni students wear hi-vis jackets 'plastered with swastikas' during pub crawlstudents allegedly wore hi-vis jackets plastered with swastikas, racist slogans
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
students allegedly wore hi-vis jackets plastered with swastikas, racist slogans and rape jokes during a pub crawl. The University of Exeter group reportedly decorated the fluorescent tabards with comments including "I love rape" during an event... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
WlwtPress Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University whe
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 12 days ago
Press Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University where she majored in marketing, and the University of Exeter in England where she studied international business and politics. Saladna volunteers her time to... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
WtaePress Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University whe
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 12 days ago
Press Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University where she majored in marketing, and the University of Exeter in England where she studied international business and politics. Saladna volunteers her time to... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
KmbcPress Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University whe
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 12 days ago
Press Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University where she majored in marketing, and the University of Exeter in England where she studied international business and politics. Saladna volunteers her time to... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
KsbwPress Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University whe
KSBW Salinas / Posted 12 days ago
Press Awards to her credit. Saladna attended Pennsylvania State University where she majored in marketing, and the University of Exeter in England where she studied international business and politics. Saladna volunteers her time to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Students spark outrage by wearing jackets with rape jokeshi-viz jackets on pub crawl plastered with swastikas and offensive messages abo
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
hi-viz jackets on pub crawl plastered with swastikas and offensive messages about the Vegas atrocity, rape and Syrians University of Exeter students in Penryn wore the offensive jackets on a night out Other messages included 'F*** the Syrians'... Read more
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The Hindu
Black, brown and in betweenme come alive in the past, have reaffirmed my faith in the political potential
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
me come alive in the past, have reaffirmed my faith in the political potential of theatre time and time again. I am hungry for more of it, and I am not giving up on that. The author teaches Performance and Politics at the University of Exeter,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
University cinema museum showcases original Blade Runner film memorabilia- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film. The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum at the University of Exeter holds a number of publicity materials including stills for cult director Ridley Scott's seminal film,... Read more
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The News and Star
University cinema museum showcases original Blade Runner film memorabilia- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film.
The News and Star / Posted 13 days ago
- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film. The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum at the University of Exeter holds a number of publicity materials including stills for cult director Ridley Scott's seminal film,... Read more
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Whitehaven News
University cinema museum showcases original Blade Runner film memorabilia- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film.
Whitehaven News / Posted 13 days ago
- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film. The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum at the University of Exeter holds a number of publicity materials including stills for cult director Ridley Scott's seminal film,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
University cinema museum showcases original Blade Runner film memorabilia- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film.
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 13 days ago
- has just opened and is set 30 years on from the events of the original film. The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum at the University of Exeter holds a number of publicity materials including stills for cult director Ridley Scott's seminal film,... Read more
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Yale Daily News
Monkey island devastated by Hurricane Mariafrom pathways, according to Ruiz-Lambides and Lauren Brent, a lecturer at the C
Yale Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
from pathways, according to Ruiz-Lambides and Lauren Brent, a lecturer at the Centre for Research in Animal Behavior at the University of Exeter. The active data collection process on the island has halted for the moment, and rebuilding the site... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
13 Questions About the Origins, Objectives and War on BDSforthcoming book is ‘The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story’ (Pluto Press). Baroud
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
forthcoming book is ‘The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story’ (Pluto Press). Baroud has a Ph.D. in Palestine Studies from the University of Exeter and is a Non-Resident Scholar at Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies, University of... Read more
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The News and Star
Man suffered liver damage after drinking Epsom salts in water for 15 daysirritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor o
The News and Star / Posted 17 days ago
irritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor of Complementary Medicine at the University of Exeter, said: "This case demonstrates firstly that naturopaths prescribe some treatments that don’t work,... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Man suffered liver damage after drinking Epsom salts in water for 15 daysirritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor o
Whitehaven News / Posted 17 days ago
irritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor of Complementary Medicine at the University of Exeter, said: "This case demonstrates firstly that naturopaths prescribe some treatments that don’t work,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Man suffered liver damage after drinking Epsom salts in water for 15 daysirritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor o
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 17 days ago
irritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor of Complementary Medicine at the University of Exeter, said: "This case demonstrates firstly that naturopaths prescribe some treatments that don’t work,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Man suffered liver damage after drinking Epsom salts in water for 15 daysirritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor o
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 17 days ago
irritation, diarrhoea, nausea and vomiting. Edzard Ernst, Emeritus Professor of Complementary Medicine at the University of Exeter, said: "This case demonstrates firstly that naturopaths prescribe some treatments that don’t work,... Read more
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express
Dementia symptoms warning: THIS early sign of Alzheimer's linked to higher death risksufferers Researchers are calling for a change in how a major dementia symptom
express / Posted 18 days ago
sufferers Researchers are calling for a change in how a major dementia symptom is treated. Scientists from the University of Exeter have found that current treatment for psychosis - experienced by the majority of Alzheimer's disease... Read more
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Daily Mail
None of the of dogs at Puerto Rico's 'Dead Dog Beach' survived stormsince they know the terrain and habitat really well A team of researchers from
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
since they know the terrain and habitat really well A team of researchers from New York University, University of Buffalo, University of Exeter, University of Michigan, University of Leipzig, University of Pennsylvania, University of Puerto Rico,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
In Their Own Words: When Trump & Obama Sounded the Sameforthcoming book is ‘The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story’ (Pluto Press). Baroud
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
forthcoming book is ‘The Last Earth: A Palestinian Story’ (Pluto Press). Baroud has a Ph.D. in Palestine Studies from the University of Exeter and is a Non-Resident Scholar at Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies, University of... Read more
23d
express
Hurricane Maria rescue mission launched to save 1,000 monkeys hit by stormcataclysmic, with only limited food, water and fuel supplies restored more than
express / Posted 23 days ago
cataclysmic, with only limited food, water and fuel supplies restored more than a week since it struck. Academics from the University of Exeter along with colleagues from seven other institutions are now pledging to restore the research station and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Student cycles 530 miles to university to raise funds for curlewbike ride from the Llyn Peninsula in Wales to Land's End in order to raise mone
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
bike ride from the Llyn Peninsula in Wales to Land's End in order to raise money for the conservation of the curlew (University of Exeter /PA ) September 27 2017 Many... Read more
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Newsmax
Fish Personalities Vary Widely, Study Sayswith different levels of stress, according to a study published in the journal
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
with different levels of stress, according to a study published in the journal Functional Ecology. Researchers from the University of Exeter were examining the individual traits of fish called Trinidadian guppies when they found that they had... Read more
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The Irish Times
Why does nobody go to the PE desk at parent-teacher meetings?listen to children, says Prof Craig Williams, director of the Children’s Health
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
listen to children, says Prof Craig Williams, director of the Children’s Health and Exercise Research Centre (CHERC) at the University of Exeter, who was in Dublin for the recent launch of the annual Irish Life Health Schools Fitness... Read more
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The Irish Times
Let’s get physical: the education we need most of alllisten to children, says Prof Craig Williams, director of the Children’s Health
The Irish Times / Posted 24 days ago
listen to children, says Prof Craig Williams, director of the Children’s Health and Exercise Research Centre (CHERC) at the University of Exeter, who was in Dublin for the recent launch of the annual Irish Life Health Schools Fitness... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Scientists spent a month terrifying guppies to prove that fish have personalitiesaquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
aquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak crashes into the water. If you knew what the University of Exeter was, you might wonder how a heron even got inside. Instead, you just cower under the plastic and wait... Read more
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ajc.com
Scientists spent month terrifying guppies to prove fish have personalitiesTom HouslayA photo illustration of a fake heron, a live cichlid and a guppy tha
ajc.com / Posted 24 days ago
Tom HouslayA photo illustration of a fake heron, a live cichlid and a guppy that was habitually subjected to both at the University of Exeter. MUST CREDIT: Tom Houslay. Five minutes in the life of a guppy, in the terrible spring of 2015: You're... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Scientists spent month terrifying guppies to prove fish have personalitiesTom HouslayA photo illustration of a fake heron, a live cichlid and a guppy tha
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 24 days ago
Tom HouslayA photo illustration of a fake heron, a live cichlid and a guppy that was habitually subjected to both at the University of Exeter. MUST CREDIT: Tom Houslay. Five minutes in the life of a guppy, in the terrible spring of 2015: You're... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Scientists spent month terrifying guppies to prove fish have personalitiesTom HouslayA photo illustration of a fake heron, a live cichlid and a guppy tha
Dayton Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
Tom HouslayA photo illustration of a fake heron, a live cichlid and a guppy that was habitually subjected to both at the University of Exeter. MUST CREDIT: Tom Houslay. Five minutes in the life of a guppy, in the terrible spring of 2015: You're... Read more
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The News-Times
Scientists spent a month terrifying guppies to prove that fish have personalitiesaquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak
The News-Times / Posted 24 days ago
aquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak crashes into the water. If you knew what the University of Exeter was, you might wonder how a heron even got inside. Instead, you just cower under the plastic and wait... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Scientists spent a month terrifying guppies to prove that fish have personalitiesaquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak
Stamford Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
aquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak crashes into the water. If you knew what the University of Exeter was, you might wonder how a heron even got inside. Instead, you just cower under the plastic and wait... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Scientists spent a month terrifying guppies to prove that fish have personalitiesaquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak
Connecticut Post / Posted 24 days ago
aquarium floor provides the only scant shelter. Hmm . . . Splash! A huge beak crashes into the water. If you knew what the University of Exeter was, you might wonder how a heron even got inside. Instead, you just cower under the plastic and wait... Read more
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