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Researchers at the University of East Anglia are looking for volunteers for a trial into whether eating certain foods can reduce memory loss in old age. Read more

Jul 2, 2015

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Widely hailed as ‘green’ sources of renewable energy, hydroelectric dams have been built worldwide at an unprecedented scale. But research from the University of East Anglia reveals that these major infrastructure projects are far from environmentally friendly. Read more

Jul 1, 2015

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Researchers at UEA have been awarded a £2 million grant from the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) for a five-year research programme into medicines management in care homes. The... Read more

Jul 1, 2015

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Disability experts from the University of East Anglia (UEA) will today call for an eleventh-hour turnaround on government plans to close the Independent Living Fund. Read more

Jun 24, 2015

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The University of East Anglia has announced two free events later this year as part of Being Human 2015, the UK’s only national festival of the humanities. Read more

Jun 23, 2015

The prices individual consumers pay online could be determined by their Google searches, demographic profile, Facebook ‘likes’ and other personal data, according to new research from the... Read more

Jun 18, 2015

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UEA post-graduate students will bring their latest research projects to the Forum and present them to the public at an event on Thursday 25 June. Read more

Jun 17, 2015

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UEA is set to host one of the largest coding competitions for young people, to showcase the new skills local 7-13 year olds are learning as part of the new computing curriculum in schools. Read more

Jun 17, 2015

Medical guidance on how to care for elderly people with dementia following a hip fracture is ‘sadly lacking’ according to researchers at the University of East Anglia. Read more

Jun 12, 2015

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It is a conundrum that has puzzled scholars for centuries, but now experts from the Magna Carta Project have established the scribe of at least one and possibly two of the original Magna Cartas of 1215. Read more

Jun 11, 2015

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Higher supermarket prices for eco-friendly palm oil could help save endangered species – according to University of East Anglia (UEA) research. Read more

Jun 10, 2015

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Some near-extinct species should be encouraged to breed in the wild rather than in captivity - according to new research from the University of East Anglia (UEA). Read more

Jun 5, 2015

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A rare and elusive rabbit has been found, held and photographed by a researcher from the University of East Anglia (UEA). Read more

Jun 4, 2015

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A revolutionary power shift from internet giants such as Google to ordinary consumers is critically overdue, according to new research from a University of East Anglia (UEA) online privacy expert. Read more

Jun 3, 2015

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New global health targets agreed by the United Nations will force policy makers to discriminate against people aged 70 and over, according to a statement from a University of East Anglia (UEA) academic and other experts on ageing, published today in The Lancet. Read more

May 27, 2015

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The University of East Anglia’s American Studies course has been named the best of its kind in the UK for the second year running, as the University retains its prestigious Top 20 position in the Guardian University Guide 2016. Read more

May 26, 2015

Greg James has been announced as one of UEA’s honorary degree recipients this summer, on the eve of the Radio 1 Big Weekend in Norwich. Read more

May 21, 2015

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Scientists and clinicians at the University of East Anglia and across the Norwich Research Park have carried out the first detailed study of how our intestinal tract changes as we age, and how this determines our overall health. Read more

May 21, 2015

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