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Research at Durham University


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A World of Opportunity - research at Durham University

Lectures and seminars

Book Reading Event

An occasional book reading event organised by the Centre for Catholic Studies, Dept of Theology and Religion. Book Reading with Christopher Villiers: 'Sonnets from the Spirit'

‘Inner speech and the voices within’

Hearing the Voice are delighted to invite you to our forthcoming events exploring the cognitive and neural mechanisms that underly voice hearing and other unusual experiences.

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal – One Place, Two Ways of Seeing...

Durham World Heritage Site 30th Anniversary Lecture Series Michael Ridsdale, the Head of Landscape at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal World Heritage Site, will deliver this lecture.

Tales of Space and Time: H.G. Wells and Victorian time travel

150 years since the birth of H.G. Wells, a free public lecture will look back at this prominent novelist of the future. Join Professor Simon James for the latest talk in the Institute of Advanced Study’s lecture series, Time on a Human Scale.

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. 

World leading research across all Durham University subjects

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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.