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Fukushima-Daiichi radioactive particle release was significant says new research
Scientists say there was a significant release of radioactive particles during the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear accident.
Faster genome evolution methods to transform yeast
Scientists have created a new way of speeding up the genome evolution of baker’s yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae, the same yeast we use for bread and beer production.
Guinness World Record for University research team
Our scientists are awarded a Guinness World Record for tying the tightest knot ever produced.
Uranium breakthrough could transform new materials
Uranium can transform the way industry makes bulk chemicals according to new University research.
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