Archive for the ‘In the media’ Category

Why academics should bother with public engagement

Richard Watermeyer (Education) has co-authored an article for The Conversation.

The science of the hangover: podcast with Sally Adams

In a special episode of Say Why to Drugs, Dr Suzi Gage talks to our researcher Dr Sally Adams about why we feel so wretched the day after a heavy drinking session, and what it's like conducting research in this area.

Greg Maio writes in Psychology Today

Head of Department of Psychology writes on how identifying with a group can make us feel more confident about our attitudes

The Conversation: Dr Justin Rogers on refugee children in UK

Macron, France’s rising star, profiled by Susan Milner (PoLIS)

Dr Susan Milner writes about the French presidential election campaign for the LSE blog: 'Emmanuel Macron and the building of a new liberal-centrist movement'

Brexit & trade – Maria Garcia (PoLIS) in The Conversation

What the Brexit White Paper says (and doesn't say) about trade

Watch: 'Trust me, I’m a Doctor' feature filmed here on campus

TV presenter Michael Mosley comes to campus to investigate whether exercising makes you hungrier

Health research & diet success story featured on Radio Bristol

Radio interview with the researcher and one volunteer who lost four stone after taking part in the research.

Brexit debate update: Nick Startin of PoLIS on BBC Radio Bristol

Latest developments on Brexit as MPs debate Article 50

Sue Milner (PoLIS) on Benoît Hamon – France’s Corbyn?

The empire strikes back: Nick Pearce in New Stateman

Professor Nick Pearce (IPR) coauthors an article comparing comparing the current Government with that of Chamberlain for the New Statesman magazine.

Ask-Me-Anything with AI researcher Joanna Bryson

Tech Crunch's Devin Coldewey says: "Bryson handles a good crop of questions from the Science Reddit with wonderful insight and humor, plus a knack for epigrams that sum the problem up in a new way that changes one’s perspective of Artificial Intelligence."

Emma Rich (Health) on how AI could help NHS - Conversation

Dr Emma Rich (Department for Health) talks about how artificial intelligence could provide some respite for the NHS in
The Conversation

Future of Labour in Scotland: New Statesman

Drs Sophie Whiting & David Moon (PoLIS) discuss a recent Fabian report on the future of the Labour party.

Felia Allum (PoLIS) interviewed on rise of mafia down under

A new book by Dr Felia Allum details how the Camorra, the mafia based in the seaside city of Naples, also have a presence in Australia

Reddit Ask Me Anything with Prof Saiful Islam

Our very own Professor of Materials Chemistry will be answering questions around how we’re going to fuel the future

Maria Garcia (PoLIS) in podcast about 2016 & 2017: Conversation

Maria Garcia (PoLIS) was invited to take part in the final Anthill podcast of the year, which says goodbye to 2016 and looks ahead to some of the economic and political trends that will influence our lives over the next 12 months.

How much do we know about the psychology of violence?

Professor Paul Salkovskis (Psychology) writes for The Conversation.

How the left should respond to nationalism: New Statesman

Nick Pearce is Professor of Public Policy & Director of the Institute for Policy Research, University of Bath.

What next?... Keep calm & carry on

The Vice-Chancellor was interviewed by University Business about our plans for the year ahead