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Athens Banner-Herald
British cat DNA database helps convict killerinvestigators. "This is the first time cat DNA has been used in a criminal tri
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
investigators. "This is the first time cat DNA has been used in a criminal trial in the U.K.," said Jon Wetton from the University of Leicester. "This could be a real boon for forensic science, as the 10 million cats in the U.K. are unwittingly... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Cuffley girl overcomes mental health problems to scoop top degree and recognitionUniversity of Hertfordshire. To send a link to this page you must be logged in
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 2 days ago
University of Hertfordshire. To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Alex Anderson initially attended the University of Leicester in 2013, but had to drop out due to severe mental health problems. She eventually returned to higher... Read more
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heraldscotland
Space probe Cassini plunges to destruction through Saturn's atmospherelegacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Sa
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
legacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Saturn." Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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Irish Examiner
NASA plunge space probe Cassini to destruction in Saturn's atmospherelegacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Sa
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
legacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Saturn." Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Space probe Cassini plunges to destruction through Saturn's atmospherelegacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Sa
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 days ago
legacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Saturn." Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Space probe Cassini plunges to destruction through Saturn's atmospherelegacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Sa
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
legacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Saturn." Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Scientists toast space probe as it plummets to destruction in Saturn's atmosphereCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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The News and Star
Space probe Cassini plunges to destruction through Saturn's atmospherelegacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Sa
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
legacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Saturn." Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Space probe Cassini plunges to destruction through Saturn's atmospherelegacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Sa
Whitehaven News / Posted 4 days ago
legacy of the mission will extend long beyond its fiery end in the clouds of Saturn." Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Scientists toast space probe as it plummets to destruction in Saturn's atmosphereCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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Aljazeera
Cassini probe set for fiery end to Saturn missionas the instrument we built is still working perfectly," said Stanley Cowley, pr
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
as the instrument we built is still working perfectly," said Stanley Cowley, professor of solar planetary physics at the University of Leicester. "But we recognise that it is important to bring the mission to an end in a tidy and controlled... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Scientists to toast space probe as it plummets to destruction in Saturn's atmosphereCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Scientists to toast space probe as it plummets to destruction in Saturn's atmosphereCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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express
Cassini dies today: Scientists pay tribute to spacecraft that went where no one had beforeCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
express / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Astronomers bid farewell to $3.9 billion Saturn spacecraftas the instrument we built is still working perfectly,” said Stanley Cowley, pr
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
as the instrument we built is still working perfectly,” said Stanley Cowley, professor of solar planetary physics at the University of Leicester. “But we recognize that it is important to bring the mission to an end in a tidy and controlled... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
UK scientists pay tribute to Cassini as 20-year Saturn mission endsCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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The News and Star
UK scientists pay tribute to Cassini as 20-year Saturn mission endsCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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Whitehaven News
UK scientists pay tribute to Cassini as 20-year Saturn mission endsCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
Whitehaven News / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
UK scientists pay tribute to Cassini as 20-year Saturn mission endsCassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 days ago
Cassini as a "stunning adventure" and "fantastic mission" that would go down in history. Dr Leigh Fletcher, from the University of Leicester, said: "Cassini-Huygens will truly be the benchmark against which all future missions are... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
This Japanese princess is heading to the UK to studysister, Princess Mako’s footsteps in pursuing her education overseas. Hello! wr
Asian Correspondent / Posted 5 days ago
sister, Princess Mako’s footsteps in pursuing her education overseas. Hello! wrote. Mako was previously a student at the University of Leicester in 2016 and the University of Edinburgh in 2012-13 where she completed her Master’s in museum studies... Read more
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Daily Mail
New book reveals how to live to 100Sicily’s Sicanian Mountains — they also tended to be short. So should you desp
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Sicily’s Sicanian Mountains — they also tended to be short. So should you despair if you’re tall? No, according to a 2015 University of Leicester study of nearly 200,000 people. Taller people, researchers discovered, were less likely to suffer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fears Over Ethiopian Dam's Costly Impact On Environment, Peopleand will critically review the development options and impacts. Disclosure sta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
and will critically review the development options and impacts. Disclosure statement Sean Avery is affiliated with; University of Leicester, Water Resource Associates, GIBB Africa Ltd, Kenya Wetlands Biodiversity Research Team and National... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
They Played for Both - Leicester (a)ambassadorial role with Leicester City, I guess we`ll find out on Saturday, but
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 13 days ago
ambassadorial role with Leicester City, I guess we`ll find out on Saturday, but the work he has done for charity has seen him awarded the MBE as well as, back in July 2011 being awarded an honorary Doctor of Law Degree by the University of Leices... Read more
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Scotsman
University of Glasgow rises in list of world’s top universities=147 (147) University of Nottingham :: =147 (149) University of Sussex :: =15
Scotsman / Posted 14 days ago
=147 (147) University of Nottingham :: =147 (149) University of Sussex :: =150 (=137) Lancaster University :: =159 (172) University of Leicester :: =162 (=182) Cardiff University :: =175 (=190) Newcastle University :: =177 (158) University of... Read more
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International Business Times
How an Antarctic volcano single-handedly kicked the southern half of the world out of an ice age with the potential to fundamentally alter the climate are still perfectly possi
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
with the potential to fundamentally alter the climate are still perfectly possible today, volcanologist John Smellie of the University of Leicester, who was not involved in the research, told IBTimes UK. Mount Tahake itself is potentially still... Read more
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Daily Mail
GUY WALTERS: Is cyber warfare the way to get rid of Kim?with these attacks. ‘We have to assume that the UK has been assisting in some
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
with these attacks. ‘We have to assume that the UK has been assisting in some way,’ says Dr Andrew Futter, of the University of Leicester. ‘There are certainly links with GCHQ and the NSA, and Britain is one of the foremost cyber-powers in... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal familyinherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian Uni
Bdnews24.com / Posted 16 days ago
inherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian University. She has a master's degree from the University of Leicester and has been working as a researcher at a museum. Her fiance once served as a "Prince of the Sea" to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Walking pace could predict how healthy your heart isa team of researchers at the NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Centre in a par
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
a team of researchers at the NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Centre in a partnership between Leicester’s Hospitals, the University of Leicester and Loughborough University, the study analyzed data from 420,727 middle-aged subjects across the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Japan’s princess Mako to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal familyinherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian Uni
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
inherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian University. She has a master’s degree from the University of Leicester and has been working as a researcher at a museum. Her fiance once served as a “Prince of the Sea” to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal familyinherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian Uni
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
inherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian University. She has a master's degree from the University of Leicester and has been working as a researcher at a museum. Her fiance once served as a "Prince of the Sea" to... Read more
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EuroNews
Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal familyinherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian Univ
EuroNews / Posted 16 days ago
inherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian University. She has a master’s degree from the University of Leicester and has been working as a researcher at a museum. Her fiance once served as a “Prince of the Sea” to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal familyinherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian Uni
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
inherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian University. She has a master's degree from the University of Leicester and has been working as a researcher at a museum. Her fiance once served as a "Prince of the Sea" to... Read more
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The Star
Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal familyinherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian Uni
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
inherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian University. She has a master's degree from the University of Leicester and has been working as a researcher at a museum. Her fiance once served as a "Prince of the Sea" to... Read more
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Reuters
Japan princess to wed commoner, forcing her to quit royal familyinherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian Uni
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
inherit the throne. Mako and Komuro graduated from International Christian University. She has a master’s degree from the University of Leicester and has been working as a researcher at a museum. Her fiance once served as a “Prince of the Sea” to... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Heart Disease Linked To How Fast You Walk, Study Saysa person’s pace showed a direct connection to their chances of dying from heart
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
a person’s pace showed a direct connection to their chances of dying from heart disease. Thomas Yates and his team at the University of Leicester studied over 400,000 people, testing their hand-grip strength and walking pace. Over a six-year... Read more
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Newsmax
Walking Pace Could Indicate Heart Healtha team of researchers at the NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Center in a par
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
a team of researchers at the NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Center in a partnership between Leicester's Hospitals, the University of Leicester and Loughborough University, the study analyzed data from 420,727 middle-aged subjects across the UK... Read more
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Gulf News
Your pace of walking may predict heart disease, early death riskthat habitual walking pace is an independent predictor of heart-related death,”
Gulf News / Posted 20 days ago
that habitual walking pace is an independent predictor of heart-related death,” said Professor Tom Yates, Reader at the University of Leicester in Britain.Further, walking pace was strongly linked to an individual’s objectively measured exercise... Read more
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Business Standard India
Your pace of walking may predict heart disease, mortality riskthat habitual walking pace is an independent predictor of heart-related death,"
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
that habitual walking pace is an independent predictor of heart-related death," said Professor Tom Yates, Reader at the University of Leicester in Britain. Moreover, the study also found that handgrip strength is a weak predictor of... Read more
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New Kerala
Middle aged slow walkers twice at risk of heart-related deaths: newkerala news #267624mass index, diet or how much television the participants in the sample watched.
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
mass index, diet or how much television the participants in the sample watched. Principal Investigator Tom Yates from the University of Leicester said that the study was interested in the links between whether someone said they walked at a slow,... Read more
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asianage
Middle aged slow walkers twice at risk of heart-related deathsmass index, diet or how much television the participants in the sample watched.
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
mass index, diet or how much television the participants in the sample watched. Principal Investigator Tom Yates from the University of Leicester said that the study was interested in the links between whether someone said they walked at a slow,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
How slow walking pace is a predictor of heart-related deathsmass index, diet or how much television the participants in the sample watched.
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
mass index, diet or how much television the participants in the sample watched. Principal Investigator Tom Yates from the University of Leicester said that the study was interested in the links between whether someone said they walked at a slow,... Read more
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express
High blood pressure - THIS unexpected test could lead to a lower readingimportant impact on health economy if this test is used routinely.” Dr Pankaj
express / Posted 21 days ago
important impact on health economy if this test is used routinely.” Dr Pankaj Gupta the first author of the paper from the University of Leicester said: “High blood pressure is the single most important risk factor for premature death... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Those who brought Zuma to power shouldn’t be forgotten, or forgivendamage on South Africa and is rightly reviled. The role of the SACP and Cosatu
Eye Witness News / Posted 25 days ago
damage on South Africa and is rightly reviled. The role of the SACP and Cosatu as architects of that debacle should be neither forgotten nor forgiven. James Hamill is a lecturer in politics and international relations, University of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Evelyn Waugh's Oxford to be revisited with new collection of worksand graphic art, both previously published and unpublished. The novelist's bio
Oxford Mail / Posted 26 days ago
and graphic art, both previously published and unpublished. The novelist's biographer, Professor Martin Stannard of the University of Leicester, and the late Prof David Bradshaw, of Worcester College, Oxford, have been co-executive editors of... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Evelyn Waugh's Oxford to be revisited with new collection of worksand graphic art, both previously published and unpublished. The novelist's bio
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 26 days ago
and graphic art, both previously published and unpublished. The novelist's biographer, Professor Martin Stannard of the University of Leicester, and the late Prof David Bradshaw, of Worcester College, Oxford, have been co-executive editors of... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
A menopause survival guide - How to cope with the symptoms every dayas flexible working to allow for lack of sleep, among other things. Lead autho
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 29 days ago
as flexible working to allow for lack of sleep, among other things. Lead author of the study, Professor Jo Brewis from the University of Leicester, says: "The evidence indicates that many women find transition symptoms, especially hot flushes,... Read more
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This is West Country
Meet some of Bridgwater's top achievers from A Level results dayCerin Pye, a former pupil of Churchill Academy, achieved 2 As in archaeology an
This is West Country / Posted 1 months ago
Cerin Pye, a former pupil of Churchill Academy, achieved 2 As in archaeology and geology and a B in geography and is off to University of Leicester to study geology with palaeobiology. n James Della Valle, former pupil of Kingsmead School, achieved... Read more

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