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Research projects to the fore on International Clinical Trials Day

For International Clinical Trials Day today, the University is highlighting two research projects which show the importance of clinical trials to public health.

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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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Radio: Georgie Spanswick

Dr Victoria Honeyman (School of Politics and International Studies) discusses the Queen’s speech.

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Radio: Richard Stead

The programme’s Hidden Histories section comes from M&S’ Marks in Time exhibition at the M&S Company Archive.

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Is student accommodation a luxury?

Abla Klaa and Libby Faulkner, who are Broadcast Journalism students in our School of Media and Communication, compare the benefits of living at home or with fellow students whilst being at university.

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