Research at Durham University
Durham enters partnership with iconic Palace Museum
Durham University and China’s Palace Museum have signed an agreement, bringing together these two world-renowned centres of research and cultural excellence for the first time. The agreement is the first between the Palace Museum and an English university.
Research aims to “unpack Brexit”
Researchers at Durham University are aiming to unpack the issues behind the legal, constitutional and economic implications of Brexit.
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Understanding the dynamics of an avalanche
Professor Jim McElwaine of the Department of Earth Sciences talks about new research, published in the Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, which has given some of the first detailed measurements of what takes place inside an avalanche.
(25 Nov 2016) » More about Understanding the dynamics of an avalanche
Hurricane risk to Northeast USA coast increasing
The Northeastern coast of the USA could be struck by more frequent and more powerful hurricanes in the future due to shifting weather patterns, according to new research.
(23 Nov 2016) » More about Hurricane risk to Northeast USA coast increasing
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Infant Sleep Mobile App
For the latest research on sleep development, sleep location and sleep safety in infants, download our new mobile app for free. Contains a unique bed-sharing decision tool, and a sleep log tool to track babies' sleep. Search for 'infant sleep' on Google Play or the App Store.
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Research and Innovation in Biological and Biomedical Sciences
From food security and healthy aging to climate change and control of disease, read about research and innovation in the School of Biologicial and Biomedical Sciences at Durham University.