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India must rethink infrastructure needs for 100 new ‘smart’ cities to be sustainable
Plans to create 100 new 'smart’ cities in India to support the country's rapidly growing urban population could have a significant detrimental impact on the environment unless greater emphasis is placed on providing new supporting infrastruct
Published: 21st July 2017, 11:19am
Lincoln mathematician honoured for contribution to international research collaborations
A mathematician from the University of Lincoln, UK, has been honoured in Brazil for his significant contribution to international research collaborations.
Published: 13th July 2017, 3:50pm
Sleep scientists' latest book debunks 40 myths on getting a good night's sleep
A new book by leading sleep scientists debunks 40 popular and persistent myths on how to get a good night’s sleep - from the efficacy of bed socks to the potentially negative consequences of sticking to ‘the eight hour rule’.
Published: 13th July 2017, 2:04pm
Touchscreen test reveals why some birds are quicker to explore than others – regardless of their species
Birds such as parrots and crows have been using touchscreen technology as part of an international research study examining whether the ways in which animals respond to new things influences how eager they are to explore.
Published: 10th July 2017, 2:21pm
Scientists move closer to defeating ‘superbugs’ such as MRSA with simplified forms of teixobactin
Scientists have produced new, effective and simplified forms of teixobactin - a new generation antibiotic which defeats multi-drug resistant infections such as MRSA - as part of a pioneering research effort to tackle antimicrobial resistance.
Published: 29th June 2017, 3:50pm
Lincoln awarded Gold in national assessment of teaching quality
The University of Lincoln, UK, has been awarded Gold - the highest standard possible - in a national independent assessment of teaching quality in higher education.
Published: 22nd June 2017, 8:32am
New student scholarship to support marketing excellence
An exciting new scholarship has been announced which will see a university student receive comprehensive financial, educational and work placement support from one of Lincoln’s leading independent businesses.
Published: 21st June 2017, 12:12pm
Bringing communities together: new project to explore migration through music
The culture and experiences of Eastern Europeans living in Lincolnshire are set to be explored through music in a new community engagement project led by cultural solutions UK and the University of Lincoln, and made possible by National Lottery playe
Published: 20th June 2017, 12:24pm
Could ‘saline agriculture’ be the future of coastal farming?
One of Europe’s leading climate change experts detailed the extreme challenges facing farmers around the world at the latest in a series of industry briefings at the University of Lincoln, UK.
Published: 20th June 2017, 10:10am
Plans map out next decade of development to embrace larger high-tech firms
Plans for the next decade of development at Lincoln Science and Innovation Park have been outlined, revealing ambitions to create bespoke new commercial spaces for larger science and technology compa...
Published: 16th June 2017, 2:46pm
Festival of Chemistry inspires Lincolnshire’s young scientists
Young chemists from across Lincolnshire donned lab coats and safety specs as they took part in a national science festival.
Published: 15th June 2017, 3:23pm