Archive for the ‘In the media’ Category

Russia, Novichok and British government misinformation

Professor David Miller looks at the British Government narrative to the Salisbury poisoning and explores the propaganda, media hype and sensationalism surrounding the affair

How parents can support children after traumatic events

Rachel Hiller and Sarah Halligan from the Department of Psychology on the importance of a child's mental well-being after a traumatic event

Is Facebook taking transparency seriously?

Tristan Hotham from PoLIS discusses whether Facebook is doing enough to be transparent with the way they use our data

Chris Brace on IAAPS - Engine Tech International magazine

Hon Professor Tony Walter: death and paradise

How does belief influence the way people approach death? Prof Tony Walter (Dept of Social and Policy Sciences) joins other experts to discuss the subject

Dr Adelina Illie BBC Radio 4: non-invasive blood monitor

Dr Adeline Illie speaks on BBC Radio 4's Today programme regarding an adhesive patch measures of glucose levels through the skin without a finger-prick blood test

David Miller (SPS) on powerful institutions and the super-rich

David Miller (SPS) on why we should aim our attention at powerful institutions and the super-rich

Blind artist challenging understanding of colour

For centuries, people who were born blind have been the intellectual curios of philosophers studying consciousness

Professor Nick Pearce on the Anglosphere post Brexit

Professor Nick Pearce (IPR) Radio 4 Today on the Anglosphere post Brexit

Emma Carmel (SPS) talks immigration post Brexit

Emma Carmel (SPS) on BBC’s Sunday Politics talking immigration post Brexit

Dr Piotr Ozieranski on healthcare transparency in Poland

Health Technology Assessments are a way of life for the pharma industry, but are all HTAs equal?

Three postgrad options you may never have thought of

Guardian piece on postgraduate courses including our Euromasters course

How young children can develop racial biases

Dr Nathalia Gjersoe, Senior Lecturer in Developmental Psychology

Dr Janet Withall features on BBC's Holding Back the Years

Big Tobacco and the anti-smoking lobby

Big Tobacco is funding the anti-smoking lobby – but leaked documents reveal the real reason why

Taking the temperature of refugee shelters

Russian spy attack: why Britain is limited in how it responds

Professor David Galbreath covers Britain's response to the chemical attack in Salisbury and the options available to Theresa May and her Government

Why do so few girls study Stem subjects?

'How to get fit fast' features Uni academics

The Welsh National Opera discusses using digital innovation