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Researchers Add 700 Years to Malta’s History


Researchers at Queen’s University Belfast have discovered that the first people to inhabit Malta arrived 700 years earlier than history books indicate.
16-Mar-2018 8:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Queen’s Researcher Develops Interactive Map Which Shows How the Irish Potato Famine Transformed Ireland

A researcher from Queen’s University Belfast has developed an interactive map of the island of Ireland which shows the impact the Great Irish Famine had on the population during the nineteenth century.
12-Mar-2018 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Release of the Cancer Incidence and Survival Statistics for Northern Ireland 2012-2016

The Queen’s University N. Ireland Cancer Registry (NICR) today released the number of new cancer cases diagnosed (incidence) in Northern Ireland in 2016. Legislation designating the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry (NICR) as an official producer...
13-Mar-2018 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Crack 70-Year-Old Mystery of How Magnetic Waves Heat the Sun


Scientists at Queen’s University Belfast have led an international team to the ground-breaking discovery that magnetic waves crashing through the Sun may be key to heating its atmosphere and propelling the solar wind.
6-Mar-2018 4:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Queen’s University Announces Novel Drug Delivery System with Potential to Reduce Rates of HIV


Queen’s University Belfast is playing a central role in an international consortium that has announced the development of a patch delivery system which will lower the chances of infection for those at very high risk of HIV.
15-Feb-2018 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Queen’s Research Suggests the Sicilian Mafia Arose to Power From Lemon Sales in the 1800s


Researchers from Queen’s University Belfast, in collaboration the University of Manchester and the University of Gothenburg (Sweden), have uncovered new evidence to suggest that the Sicilian mafia arose to notoriety in the 1800s in response to the...
7-Feb-2018 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Scientists Join International Research Team in Discovery That Could Improve HD TV


Scientists at Queen’s University Belfast have been working as part of an international team to develop a new process, which could lead to a new generation of high-definition (HD), paving the way for brighter, lighter and more energy efficient TVs...
31-Jan-2018 4:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Queen’s University Belfast Announces Seamus Heaney Centre Fellows


The Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry at Queen’s University Belfast has announced the appointment of Jo Baker, Doireann Ní Ghríofa, and Peter Wilson, who performs as Duke Special, as the first Seamus Heaney Centre Fellows.
24-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Queen’s Award Honorary Professorship to Declan Kelly


Queen’s University Belfast have awarded Irish-American entrepreneur, businessman and philanthropist Declan Kelly, Chairman and CEO of global consulting company, Teneo Holdings an Honorary Professorship at Queen’s Management School.
13-Sep-2017 11:05 AM EDT

Queen’s University Photography Exhibition Shows the Changing Face of Belfast


The Queen’s University Belfast led ‘Belfast Self-Portrait’ exhibition will today (Friday 7 July) officially open to the public at the Ulster Museum, Belfast.
7-Jul-2017 6:05 AM EDT

Ransomware Expert Available to Discuss in Non-Technical Terms What Happens During an Attack, What the Risks Are to Businesses and General Public and How to Protect Against Cyber Attacks

15-May-2017 9:05 AM EDT

Queen’s University Launches the Visual Voices of the Prisons Memory Archive

Queen’s University launch The Visual Voices of the Prison Memory Archive project.
29-Mar-2017 2:00 AM EDT

Scientists Unveil Why Microbe Klebsiella, Cited as an Urgent Threat to Human Health by WHO, Is Resistant to Antibiotics.


1-Mar-2017 5:05 AM EST

Queen’s Scientists on the Hunt for Source of Gravitational Waves

Yesterday saw the announcement of the discovery of gravitational waves by LIGO, in what is being described as the most important breakthrough in physics for decades. Now scientists from Queen’s University Belfast are leading the hunt for the...
12-Feb-2016 9:00 AM EST

BRCA Gene / Angelina Jolie Story - Cancer Expert

25-Mar-2015 8:05 AM EDT

Goodbye to Sunburn Thanks to Queen’s Sunburn Indicator

Sunbathers could soon tell when to take shelter in the shade thanks to an early warning sunburn indicator, developed by Queen’s University Belfast.
25-Mar-2015 6:05 AM EDT

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