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Presenting as an Integral Part of Research

This blog post is by Dave Lorimer, an LLM by Research candidate at the University of Aberdeen. In this post – the second this blog has hosted from a postgraduate student – he reflects on a recent interdisciplinary event at the University of Aberdeen. 1,119 more words

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Warnings raised about baby rice

Baby rice, the bland porridge sold in supermarkets for weaning infants, can contain potentially dangerous levels of arsenic, according to new research done in the United Kingdom.

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University of Aberdeen scientist in bid to protect pilots from lasers

Special goggles to protect pilots from dangerous lasers could be created if researchers find £50,000 of funding.

Dr John Plater had been developing materials to stop beams startling pilots flying in military operations 15 years ago. 45 more words

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University of Aberdeen study looks to turn toxic drugs into safe weight control aid

Hazardous drugs could be used as a way to create “blockbuster” slimming pills.

Scientists at the University of Aberdeen are looking to turn Dinitrophenol (DNP), which has caused deaths after being used as a dieting aid, into a safe substance for weight control. 152 more words

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An Audience with Charles Dickens - Writer, Performer, Celebrity

From March 2016, the Gallery in the Sir Duncan Rice Library is presenting a real first for the University of Aberdeen – 15 firsts in fact! 217 more words

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