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Research at Durham University

Putting soil health on the political agenda

Putting soil health on the political agenda


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Lectures and seminars

“The politics of remembering and forgetting: the Juba conferences...

This seminar with Douglas Johnson is the inaugural seminar of the Durham University Centre for Contemporary African History.

Evidence and scepticism?

IAS Fellow's Public Lecture
Professor Jessica Brown, University of St Andrews, considers this debate about the nature of evidence, and whether the more recently popular view that one’s evidence includes claims about the external world can solve philosophical scepticism. This lecture is free and open to all.

Epistemic Images in Early Modern Europe

IMEMS Seminar
Dr Sachiko Kusukawa (University of Cambridge) will deliver the seminar discussing how images were, a versatile means of constituting scientific objects and presenting knowledge during hte early modern period, highlighted with examples from studies of anatomy, plants and animals spearheaded by physicians.

Criminalization and Asylum: Experiences and Perspectives from the...

Race, Crime and Justice
An evening of discussion about asylum and criminalization in the UK. Special guests Abraham Eiluorior will share experiences of asylum and Dr. Jenny Johnstone will discuss dominant themes related criminalization in the North of England.

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.