In the news

Please find below a selection of news about the University of Bradford — all links will open in a new window.

University teams up with homeless charity to bring Christmas cheer

Tuesday 8 December 2015

The University is teaming up with a homelessness charity to spread some festive cheer to disadvantaged young people this Christmas.

http://www.thetelegraphandargus.co.uk/news/14130306.University_teams_up_with_homeless_charity_to_bring_Christmas_cheer/

Who, What, Why: What is the Brimstone missile?

Friday 4 December 2015

Professor Paul Rogers discusses UK air strikes on Syria

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-34973203

What Prince George would look like at 60

Wednesday 11 November 2015

Scientists at the University of Bradford have released a series of pictures of the two-year-old prince using newly developed software which shows how the toddler will look at a variety of ages from seven until 60.

http://www.express.co.uk/news/royal/618504/Prince-George-aged-60-new-app-offers-parents-sneak-peak-into-future

Medical history: in the dark about vitamin deficiency

Friday 18 September 2015

The earliest known case of rickets in Britain has been identified in a Neolithic skeleton of a young woman from the Scottish island of Tiree.

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/c7fc7d9e-5be6-11e5-a28b-50226830d644.html

3D barcodes target counterfeit drugs and devices

Thursday 10 September 2015

A UK team has developed 3D barcodes that could help tackle counterfeiting of drugs, watches and other devices

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-34200649

Neolithic skeleton is UK's oldest case of rickets, experts say

Thursday 10 September 2015

Remains of woman buried in the Hebrides 5,000 years ago show signs of disease caused by malnutrition and lack of sunlight

http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/sep/10/neolithic-skeleton-oldest-case-rickets-hebrides

Parents 'making students feel worse about Results Day'

Monday 10 August 2015

As A-level Results Day approaches, parents are making students feel worse about the day, and most are not clear about their alternative options

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/secondaryeducation/11793766/Parents-making-students-feel-worse-about-Results-Day.html

Milk teeth of Irish famine's youngest victims reveal secrets of malnutrition

Wednesday 15 April

Analysis of baby skeletons could help predict medical problems among contemporary children, says archaeologist Dr Julia Beaumont

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/apr/15/child-skeletons-milk-teeth-irish-famine-malnutrition

Scientists in brain tumour treatment discovery

Wednesday 14 January 2015

Scientists in Yorkshire have taken major strides to overcome resistance to drugs of one of the most common brain tumours to affect adults.

http://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/main-topics/general-news/scientists-in-brain-tumour-treatment-discovery-1-7048556