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Research at Durham University

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Lectures and seminars

Utility-scale wind energy projects: Managing public perception and...

In this presentation Mike Slattery will focus on two key issues for developers of utility-scale wind projects: (1) public perception and acceptance of/opposition to wind farms; and (2) environmental impacts, specifically as it relates to wildlife.

What have Restriction Enzymes Ever Done for Us?

IAS Fellow's Public Lecture
In this lecture Dr David Dryden, University of Edinburgh, will show how the enzymes are used in biotechnology and also address the fundamental importance of RM systems in Nature.

European Question Time

Durham City Council in conjunction with Durham University International Office will be holding a European Question Time Event chaired by Dr Christian Schweiger from SGIA. This event is open to staff and students to learn about Erasmus+ programme and put questions to Jonathan Arnott MEP (UK Independence Party) and Jude Kirton Darling MEP (Labour Party).

"The Durham World Heritage Site: Developing Our Next 6-Year Plan"

Durham World Heritage Site Lecture Series - 30th Anniversary Celebrations
Jane Gibson, the Durham's World Heritage Site co-ordinator, presents the first lecture in a new series to mark the 30th anniversary of the Durham World Heritage Site. In this fascinating lecture, Jane will discuss some of the challenges of managing the site and ask for feedback will help launch our public consultation, which will start off this spring.

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.