Archive for the ‘In the media’ Category

Part sculpture, part architectural installation, all play

The Bath Chronicle talks about our new interactive exhibition:The Brutalist Playground is not as brutal as it sounds and entry is free!

Public engagement event encourages youngsters into science

I’m a Scientist winner, Sam Carr from our Department of Education, said: “In the end, I believe that 'asking questions' is by far the most critical and important part of any science."

Dr Janet Bultitude talks about CRPS on BBC Bristol

Dr Janet Bultitude (Psychology) interviewed on Radio 4 by Phil Hammond

Bryn Clift writes for Fortune Magazine on LA Olympics

Academic contributes to international HE publication on REF

Richard Watermeyer (Education) has written a report titled: Activism over acrimony: Not getting better but getting beyond the UK’s Research Excellence Framework

African citizens have reason to be fed up with politicians

Tahiru Azaaviele Liedong, Assistant Professor of Strategy in the School of Management, writes for The Conversation

Spate of acid attacks in London is part of international problem

Brett Edwards, lecturer in PoLIS, has co-authored an article for The Conversation

Bath TCRG’s TobaccoTactics cited in Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jul/12/the-guardian-view-on-big-tobacco-stop-the-spread
Bath TCRG’s Tobacco Tactics cited in Guardian

The numbers show that marriage does make men fatter

Joanna Syrda, Lecturer in Business Economics, writes about her BMI research in The Conversation.

Making fake poo - to improve sanitation in Bangladesh

Naomi Deering, Postgraduate Researcher in Civil Engineering, discusses her work in The Conversation.

Sex, drugs & the Mafia: Exhibition featured in Newsweek

Exclusive photos of life in the streets of the Mafia are featured in Newsweek

Labour has infused politics with youth – but old order remains

Professor Nick Pearce (IPR) writes for the New Statesman.

Denials & accusations about sarin use in Syria

Brett Edwards (PoLIS) writes for The Conversation.

The social barriers to an active society are being ignored

A recent article in The Conversation by Cassandra Phoenix, Reader in our Department for Health.

The maths of life & death: secret weapon in fight against disease

A recent article by Dr Kit Yates, Senior Lecturer in Mathematical Biology, in The Conversation.

How close are we to a real Star Trek-style medical tricorder?

Dr Despina Moschou, Electronic & Electrical Engineering, Writes for The Conversation.

Students' recycling gives heart charity £100k boost

Students from both of the universities in Bath took part in a recycling initiative with on-campus collection banks in a campaign run alongside BANES Council.

Charlie Lees on UK’s ‘nervous breakdown’: ABC radio

Professor Charlie Lees discusses whether the national resolve is trembling after spate of political shocks

Watching funerals streamed online helps to deal with death

Andréia de Sousa Martins, PhD student in our Centre for Death & Society (CDAS), writes for the Conversation.

Is the type of cladding used on Grenfell Tower banned in UK?

Dr Stephen Ledbetter from our Centre for Window and Cladding Technology writes for The Conversation.