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Fossils Found of Giant Flying Creatures Wiped Out with the Dinosaurs


Fossils of six new species of pterosaurs, giant flying reptiles that flew over the heads of the dinosaurs, have been discovered by a team of researchers.
12-Mar-2018 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Image Conscious People Are More Likely to Give to Crowdfunding Campaigns

People who are more image conscious tend to support more crowdfunding campaigns according to a new study. The research, from the University of Portsmouth, says that funders who have a public profile containing a photo are more likely to be image...
1-Mar-2018 4:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers in Drive to Develop Greener Parts for Transport Industry


University of Portsmouth researchers are at the forefront of a drive to develop environmentally-friendly materials from agricultural waste for use in the automotive, marine and aerospace industries.
26-Feb-2018 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

World Needs Broader Appreciation of Nature’s Contributions to People

Writing in the prestigious journal Science, 30 global experts associated with the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) have presented an innovative new approach to obtaining benefits from nature.
19-Jan-2018 5:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Dark Energy Survey Publicly Releases First Three Years of Data


Scientists on the Dark Energy Survey (DES), including astronomers from the University of Portsmouth, have today released their first three years of data. This first major release of data from the survey includes information on more than 400...
10-Jan-2018 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

‘Cosmic Lantern’ Could Help Us Further Understand the Fate of the Universe


New research has provided a deeper insight into emission line galaxies, used in several ongoing and upcoming surveys, to help us further understand the composition and fate of the Universe.
18-Dec-2017 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Man's Earliest Ancestors Discovered In Southern England

The two teeth are from small, rat-like creatures that lived 145 million years ago in the shadow of the dinosaurs. They are the earliest undisputed fossils of mammals belonging to the line that led to human beings.
7-Nov-2017 8:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Dogs Are More Expressive When Someone Is Looking


Dogs produce more facial expressions when humans are looking at them, according to new research from the University of Portsmouth.
17-Oct-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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