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Swansea University 15 <![CDATA[Swansea physicist joins Scientific Council of European accelerator facility ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/swanseaphysicistjoinsscientificcouncilofeuropeanacceleratorfacility.php News article 281125 Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:04:00 GMT <![CDATA[Socialising with friends key to tackling teenage inactivity]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/socialisingwithfriendskeytotacklingteenageinactivity.php News article 287747 Wed, 11 Jul 2018 16:05:00 GMT <![CDATA[Home improvements prevent hospital admissions]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/homeimprovementspreventhospitaladmissions.php News article 287401 Mon, 02 Jul 2018 13:22:00 GMT <![CDATA[ Eye-in-the-sky to save olive trees]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/eye-in-the-skytosaveolivetrees.php News article 287071 Mon, 25 Jun 2018 15:17:00 GMT <![CDATA[30% of the UK’s natural gas could be replaced by hydrogen, cutting carbon emissions]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/30oftheuksnaturalgascouldbereplacedbyhydrogencuttingcarbonemissions.php News article 285933 Sun, 10 Jun 2018 23:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[People with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder are three times more likely to die prematurely, according to a new study]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/peoplewithschizophreniaandbipolardisorderarethreetimesmorelikelytodieprematurelyaccordingtoanewstudy.php News article 285332 Thu, 24 May 2018 14:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[World’s biggest fisheries supported by seagrass meadows]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/worldsbiggestfisheriessupportedbyseagrassmeadows.php News article 285176 Mon, 21 May 2018 10:36:00 GMT <![CDATA[Quantum dots: tiny nanoparticles derived from tea leaves destroy lung cancer cells]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/quantumdotstinynanoparticlesderivedfromtealeavesdestroylungcancercells.php News article 285008 Mon, 21 May 2018 00:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[New study reveals how electronic health records can improve clinical trial follow up]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newstudyrevealshowelectronichealthrecordscanimproveclinicaltrialfollowup.php News article 285005 Wed, 16 May 2018 11:06:00 GMT <![CDATA[Young victims of cyberbullying twice as likely to attempt suicide and self-harm, study finds]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/youngvictimsofcyberbullyingtwiceaslikelytoattemptsuicideandself-harmstudyfinds.php News article 284121 Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[Great Welsh science helps solve pollinator puzzle]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/greatwelshsciencehelpssolvepollinatorpuzzle.php News article 284015 Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[How do very small particles behave at very high temperatures?]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/howdoverysmallparticlesbehaveatveryhightemperatures.php News article 284001 Tue, 17 Apr 2018 15:13:00 GMT <![CDATA[New study reveals that the centre of the world’s marine biodiversity is in danger]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newstudyrevealsthatthecentreoftheworldsmarinebiodiversityisindanger.php News article 283865 Thu, 12 Apr 2018 15:11:00 GMT <![CDATA[Research gives new understanding of 17th century Scottish natural history]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/researchgivesnewunderstandingof17thcenturyscottishnaturalhistory.php News article 283812 Wed, 11 Apr 2018 11:16:00 GMT <![CDATA[Increased risk of unnatural death to people with epilepsy found]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/increasedriskofunnaturaldeathtopeoplewithepilepsyfound.php News article 283760 Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:51:00 GMT <![CDATA[Micro-bubble curtains: new study looks at impact on sediment dispersal]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/micro-bubblecurtainsnewstudylooksatimpactonsedimentdispersal.php News article 283085 Mon, 09 Apr 2018 10:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[New study examines prescribing anti-psychotic medication for children with autism ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newstudyexaminesprescribinganti-psychoticmedicationforchildrenwithautism.php News article 283465 Wed, 04 Apr 2018 10:41:00 GMT <![CDATA[Six ways to get teenagers more active – suggested by the teens themselves]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/sixwaystogetteenagersmoreactivesuggestedbytheteensthemselves.php News article 282925 Tue, 03 Apr 2018 10:37:00 GMT <![CDATA[Is it really 2018? The evidence suggests otherwise]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/isitreally2018theevidencesuggestsotherwise.php News article 283340 Thu, 29 Mar 2018 08:47:00 GMT <![CDATA[New study reveals that epilepsy drug exposure in womb is linked to significantly poorer school test results]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newstudyrevealsthatepilepsydrugexposureinwombislinkedtosignificantlypoorerschooltestresults.php News article 283330 Wed, 28 Mar 2018 16:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Baby bottle propping isn't just dangerous – it's a sign of a broken society]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/babybottleproppingisntjustdangerousitsasignofabrokensociety.php News article 283325 Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:18:00 GMT <![CDATA[Achieving then failing in primary school is a sign of future teenage depression]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/achievingthenfailinginprimaryschoolisasignoffutureteenagedepression.php News article 283183 Mon, 26 Mar 2018 16:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Virtual testing of parts could replace physical tests - £1 million award for research on 3D X-ray imaging]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/virtualtestingofpartscouldreplacephysicaltests-1millionawardforresearchon3dx-rayimaging.php News article 282120 Fri, 16 Mar 2018 09:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[The fight for education doesn’t stop when working-class boys get into university]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/thefightforeducationdoesntstopwhenworking-classboysgetintouniversity.php News article 282260 Fri, 09 Mar 2018 16:06:00 GMT <![CDATA[Meet the new ‘renewable superpowers’: nations that boss the materials used for wind and solar]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/meetthenewrenewablesuperpowersnationsthatbossthematerialsusedforwindandsolar.php News article 281180 Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:49:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University research reveals that wealth may drive preference for short-term relationships]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/swanseauniversityresearchrevealsthatwealthmaydrivepreferenceforshort-termrelationships.php News article 279553 Mon, 29 Jan 2018 16:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[How to improve your running? Smiling boosts efficiency, researchers find]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/howtoimproveyourrunningsmilingboostsefficiencyresearchersfind.php News article 279841 Tue, 23 Jan 2018 13:56:00 GMT <![CDATA[Sugar: six easy ways to encourage children to eat less]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/sugarsixeasywaystoencouragechildrentoeatless.php News article 279376 Thu, 11 Jan 2018 12:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University academics landmark book highlights processes which can tackle the impending crisis of water shortage]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/swanseauniversityacademicslandmarkbookhighlightsprocesseswhichcantackletheimpendingcrisisofwatershortage.php News article 278990 Thu, 21 Dec 2017 10:27:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea physicists publish antihydrogen accumulation research ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/swanseaphysicistspublishantihydrogenaccumulationresearch.php News article 273911 Tue, 19 Dec 2017 11:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Reading my grandad’s Blitz reporting makes it all the sadder to see social history repeat itself ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/readingmygrandadsblitzreportingmakesitallthesaddertoseesocialhistoryrepeatitself.php News article 276956 Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Why saving our blue planet may lie in the hands of citizen scientists]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/whysavingourblueplanetmaylieinthehandsofcitizenscientists.php News article 276952 Thu, 23 Nov 2017 10:42:00 GMT <![CDATA[Research suggests bots generated social media stories during EU Referendum]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/researchsuggestsbotsgeneratedsocialmediastoriesduringeureferendum.php News article 276562 Wed, 22 Nov 2017 13:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[New research animation to help parents decide where to have their babies]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newresearchanimationtohelpparentsdecidewheretohavetheirbabies.php News article 276104 Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:18:00 GMT <![CDATA[New research finds link between some baby books and postnatal depression]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newresearchfindslinkbetweensomebabybooksandpostnataldepression.php News article 273538 Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:21:00 GMT <![CDATA[Tracking collars uncover the secrets of baboons' raiding tactics]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/trackingcollarsuncoverthesecretsofbaboonsraidingtactics.php News article 276120 Wed, 08 Nov 2017 15:28:00 GMT <![CDATA[New research explores the limits of nanomaterials and atomic effects for nanotechnology]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newresearchexploresthelimitsofnanomaterialsandatomiceffectsfornanotechnology.php News article 275552 Wed, 08 Nov 2017 09:17:00 GMT <![CDATA[The problems that occur when health data is not used]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/theproblemsthatoccurwhenhealthdataisnotused.php News article 276025 Mon, 06 Nov 2017 14:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Largest ever collection of patient data will further the understanding of inherited epilepsy conditions]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/largestevercollectionofpatientdatawillfurthertheunderstandingofinheritedepilepsyconditions.php News article 275785 Wed, 01 Nov 2017 11:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Development of exosomes for cancer treatment accelerates in Wales]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/developmentofexosomesforcancertreatmentacceleratesinwales.php News article 275692 Mon, 30 Oct 2017 11:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea-based collaboration leads to wave energy innovation]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/swansea-basedcollaborationleadstowaveenergyinnovation.php News article 275615 Fri, 27 Oct 2017 10:54:00 GMT <![CDATA[A step closer to understanding quantum mechanics: Swansea University’s physicists develop a new quantum simulation protocol]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/astepclosertounderstandingquantummechanicsswanseauniversitysphysicistsdevelopanewquantumsimulationprotocol.php News article 275354 Fri, 20 Oct 2017 12:15:00 GMT <![CDATA[We analysed online groomers’ conversations to find out how deceptive they really are ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/weanalysedonlinegroomersconversationstofindouthowdeceptivetheyreallyare.php News article 275316 Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:53:00 GMT <![CDATA[International Journal of Population Data Science Introducing a new international open access, peer-reviewed population data science journal ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/internationaljournalofpopulationdatascienceintroducinganewinternationalopenaccesspeer-reviewedpopulationdatasciencejournal.php News article 275271 Thu, 19 Oct 2017 11:25:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University led research wins prize for innovative ovarian cancer diagnosis test]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/swanseauniversityledresearchwinsprizeforinnovativeovariancancerdiagnosistest.php News article 274601 Wed, 04 Oct 2017 16:17:00 GMT <![CDATA[Filter may be a match for fracking water]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/filtermaybeamatchforfrackingwater.php News article 274092 Mon, 25 Sep 2017 13:50:00 GMT <![CDATA[Hurricanes Irma and Maria have devastated the Caribbean marine environment]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/hurricanesirmaandmariahavedevastatedthecaribbeanmarineenvironment.php News article 274068 Mon, 25 Sep 2017 11:40:00 GMT <![CDATA[Sport eligibility rules need a rethink to allow migrants to play]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/sporteligibilityrulesneedarethinktoallowmigrantstoplay.php News article 273418 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 11:36:00 GMT <![CDATA[Something to sneeze about: democratic voting in African wild dog packs]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/somethingtosneezeaboutdemocraticvotinginafricanwilddogpacks.php News article 272330 Mon, 11 Sep 2017 14:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Microscopic Body Snatchers Infest Our Oceans]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/microscopicbodysnatchersinfestouroceans.php News article 270330 Mon, 11 Sep 2017 11:47:00 GMT <![CDATA[Not all nursing students make the grade but mentors need more support to fail them]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/notallnursingstudentsmakethegradebutmentorsneedmoresupporttofailthem.php News article 272783 Thu, 07 Sep 2017 13:58:00 GMT <![CDATA[Investigating marine mammal habitat use in a tidal energy hotspot at Ynys Enlli Bardsey Island]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/investigatingmarinemammalhabitatuseinatidalenergyhotspotatynysenllibardseyisland.php News article 272318 Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:27:00 GMT <![CDATA[Maria Sharapova’s wild card for the US Open does tennis a poor service]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/mariasharapovaswildcardfortheusopendoestennisapoorservice.php News article 271659 Wed, 23 Aug 2017 14:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Greenland ice flow likely to speed up, as sediment becomes more slippery]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/greenlandiceflowlikelytospeedupassedimentbecomesmoreslippery.php News article 271351 Wed, 16 Aug 2017 18:45:00 GMT <![CDATA[How sport can move on from a championships marked by the booing of Justin Gatlin]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/howsportcanmoveonfromachampionshipsmarkedbythebooingofjustingatlin.php News article 271313 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:28:00 GMT <![CDATA[Tackling homophobia in professional football is still a work in progress – but it’s getting there]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/tacklinghomophobiainprofessionalfootballisstillaworkinprogressbutitsgettingthere.php News article 271302 Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[First observation of the hyperfine splitting in Antihydrogen ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/firstobservationofthehyperfinesplittinginantihydrogen.php News article 270586 Mon, 14 Aug 2017 15:36:00 GMT <![CDATA[Turning homes into power stations could cut household fuel bills by £600 or more - report]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/turninghomesintopowerstationscouldcuthouseholdfuelbillsby600ormore-report.php News article 270906 Tue, 08 Aug 2017 19:48:00 GMT <![CDATA[Previously unknown extinction of marine megafauna discovered]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/previouslyunknownextinctionofmarinemegafaunadiscovered.php News article 267586 Mon, 31 Jul 2017 14:47:00 GMT <![CDATA[Heavy metals in water meet their match: Energy Safety Research Institute shows reusable, carbon nanotube-reinforced filters clean toxins from water]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/heavymetalsinwatermeettheirmatchenergysafetyresearchinstituteshowsreusablecarbonnanotube-reinforcedfilterscleantoxinsfromwater.php News article 270009 Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:35:00 GMT <![CDATA[Circles in the sand reveal boating damage to marine biodiversity]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/circlesinthesandrevealboatingdamagetomarinebiodiversity.php News article 269899 Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:33:00 GMT <![CDATA[Warming temperatures threaten sea turtles]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/warmingtemperaturesthreatenseaturtles.php News article 267296 Wed, 19 Jul 2017 09:53:00 GMT <![CDATA[New materials discovered by Swansea University and Islamic Azad University scientists have important applications in enhanced oil recovery]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/newmaterialsdiscoveredbyswanseauniversityandislamicazaduniversityscientistshaveimportantapplicationsinenhancedoilrecovery.php News article 269196 Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:57:00 GMT <![CDATA[ I've studied Larsen C and its giant iceberg for years – it's not a simple story of climate change]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/ivestudiedlarsencanditsgianticebergforyearsitsnotasimplestoryofclimatechange.php News article 268841 Wed, 12 Jul 2017 11:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[Trial to reduce impact of hot flushes for breast cancer patients led by Swansea University Professor]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/trialtoreduceimpactofhotflushesforbreastcancerpatientsledbyswanseauniversityprofessor.php News article 267963 Mon, 03 Jul 2017 14:23:00 GMT <![CDATA[Exciting new material developed by Swansea scientists uses solar energy to remove man-made dye pollutants from water]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/excitingnewmaterialdevelopedbyswanseascientistsusessolarenergytoremoveman-madedyepollutantsfromwater.php News article 267830 Thu, 29 Jun 2017 15:54:00 GMT <![CDATA[Possibilities for keeping EU citizenship after leaving EU set out in new report by Swansea University researchers]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/possibilitiesforkeepingeucitizenshipafterleavingeusetoutinnewreportbyswanseauniversityresearchers.php News article 267453 Fri, 23 Jun 2017 14:32:00 GMT <![CDATA[Tiny nanoparticles offer significant potential in detecting and treating disease - new review ]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/tinynanoparticlesoffersignificantpotentialindetectingandtreatingdisease-newreview.php News article 267263 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:10:00 GMT <![CDATA[Researchers call for better quality and consistency of electronic health record studies]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/researcherscallforbetterqualityandconsistencyofelectronichealthrecordstudies.php News article 266664 Thu, 15 Jun 2017 08:00:00 GMT <![CDATA['Green' project led by Swansea scientists could replace more expensive and hazardous materials used for waterproofing and antifouling/fogging.]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/greenprojectledbyswanseascientistscouldreplacemoreexpensiveandhazardousmaterialsusedforwaterproofingandantifoulingfogging.php News article 261998 Wed, 07 Jun 2017 16:59:00 GMT <![CDATA[Antarctic ice rift close to calving, after growing 17km in 6 days]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/antarcticiceriftclosetocalvingaftergrowing17kmin6days.php News article 261652 Mon, 05 Jun 2017 11:38:00 GMT <![CDATA[Swansea University scientists discover that “Fathers do matter” in the survival of the Wandering Albatross]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/swanseauniversityscientistsdiscoverthatfathersdomatterinthesurvivalofthewanderingalbatross.php News article 260463 Wed, 10 May 2017 14:26:00 GMT <![CDATA[Antarctic ice rift spreads – new branch revealed in latest data from ice shelf]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/antarcticiceriftspreadsnewbranchrevealedinlatestdatafromiceshelf.php News article 259882 Thu, 04 May 2017 14:39:00 GMT <![CDATA[Eminent Swansea University Chemical Engineering Professor develops Self-Cleaning Membranes for Sustainable Desalination]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/eminentswanseauniversitychemicalengineeringprofessordevelopsself-cleaningmembranesforsustainabledesalination.php News article 259543 Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:09:00 GMT <![CDATA[Rift on Antarctic ice shelf grows by another 10km - latest data]]> http://www.swansea.ac.uk/press-office/latest-research/riftonantarcticiceshelfgrowsbyanother10km-latestdata.php News article 252835 Fri, 20 Jan 2017 08:42:00 GMT