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Research aims to improve access to music for people using hearing aids

Beethoven composed some of his most famous works after he became profoundly deaf.

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Volcanic ash found in Yorkshire could help to improve flight safety forecasts

Predictions of where planes can safely fly following volcanic eruptions could be improved, thanks to fresh discoveries about ash clouds.

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Legacies of War: Conscientious objectors’ records in digital memorial

A comprehensive record of those who did not want to fight in the First World War will from today be opened up to the public as part of Imperial War Museums’ permanent digital memorial.

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'Stable' Antarctic ice sheet may have started collapsing

A large slab of Antarctic ice may have started to collapse, according to a study published in Science. Professor Andy Shepherd (Earth and Environment) comments on the findings.

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Rise of Deadly Insurgents

Dr Andreas Armborst (Law) contributes to an analysis of the rise of Islamic State.

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Thai reconciliation

Professor Duncan McCargo (POLIS) says reconciliation efforts in Thailand must not be a window-dressing exercise .

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