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Reduced rainfall in the northern tropics linked to industrial emissions, research suggests

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Scientists have produced a rainfall record strongly suggesting that man-made industrial emissions have contributed to less rainfall in the northern tropics.

(9 Feb 2015) » More about reduced rainfall in the northern tropics linked to industrial emissions, research suggests


Rehabilitation programmes for domestic violence perpetrators can work

The vast majority of men who abuse their partners stop their physical and sexual violence if they attend a domestic violence perpetrator programme, according to new research.

(12 Jan 2015) » More about rehabilitation programmes for domestic violence perpetrators can work


Excavation of Buddhist temple in top 10 world discoveries

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The uncovering of the first archaeological material linking the life of the Buddha to a specific century has been featured amongst the top 10 world discoveries of 2014 by the Archaeological Institute of America’s Archaeology Magazine.

 

(7 Jan 2015) » More about excavation of Buddhist temple in top 10 world discoveries


Shaping the future of aviation

More than 1,000 aircraft carrying passengers all over the world have more efficient engines, saving fuel and causing less pollution, as a result of turbine technology developed at Durham University.

 

(19 Dec 2014) » More about shaping the future of aviation


“World-leading” research across all Durham University subjects, according to national assessment exercise

Durham University research has been assessed as “world-leading” across the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities in a national exercise to determine the quality of research in UK universities.

(18 Dec 2014) » More about “world-leading” research across all Durham University subjects, according to national assessment exercise


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