Junior Research Associate bursaries: Katherine Fensome discusses her time studying bees on the Sussex Downs.
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Junior Research Associate bursaries: Katherine Fensome discusses her time studying bees on the Sussex Downs.

The Badger - November 2, 2012

A total of 22 students at the University of Sussex interested in an academic career took part in a scheme over the summer that allowed them to…

Trippin' out to tell the future
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Trippin' out to tell the future

The Badger - November 2, 2012

Sam Duthie In the first of a series of lectures on ‘Consciousness, Culture and the Occult’, guest lecturer Dr. David Luke delivered a talk on his experimental…

Operation Reduction: How the police of Brighton are trying to kill off addiction in the city
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Operation Reduction: How the police of Brighton are trying to kill off addiction in the city

The Badger - November 2, 2012

[caption id="attachment_14315" align="alignnone" width="290" caption="Graham Bartlett"][/caption] Brighton is an impressively cosmopolitan city, with 26,000 students and up to 8 million visitors a year. There are great pubs,…

The Artist's Contribution to Medicine: How Stop Frame Animation Can Help Dementia Patients
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The Artist's Contribution to Medicine: How Stop Frame Animation Can Help Dementia Patients

The Badger - October 23, 2012

Last week the Brighton and Sussex Medical School hosted a free conference where speakers from Salmagundi Films, Bo Chapman and Zoe Flynn, presented their findings on treating…

The President of the Royal Society Speaks Out at Sussex
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The President of the Royal Society Speaks Out at Sussex

The Badger - October 23, 2012

    Last Wednesday, the Jubilee Lecture Theatre hosted an annual lecture given by Sir Paul Nurse, one of the most distinguished scientists in the UK. You…

Unbeeatable: Scientists Find the Artifical Intelligence Honeypot
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Unbeeatable: Scientists Find the Artifical Intelligence Honeypot

The Badger - October 12, 2012

Charlotte Mawn     There’s been a bit of a buzz around the use of our fuzzy insect friends and their possible uses in a plethora of…

Calling Dr. iPhone! The Emergence of Diagnostic Apps
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Calling Dr. iPhone! The Emergence of Diagnostic Apps

The Badger - October 12, 2012

Hannah Faith Leigh Is 2012 the year we see the Star Trek tricorder become reality? If recent claims made by producers of smart phone apps are anything…

Chemical of the Week: Arsole
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Chemical of the Week: Arsole

The Badger - October 6, 2012

“My friends don’t call me “Rim Job” for nothing. I love everything about Arsole, but especially its ring-like structure. Let the chemistry begin...”

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Science: Love/Hate

The Badger - October 6, 2012

Will Lawn “Bitches, bitches, physics makes us all its bitches”. Of Montreal have got it spot on, we really are physics’ bitches. We spend all day, every…

Sussex in South-East Asia: An Interview with Dr. Alan Stewart
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Sussex in South-East Asia: An Interview with Dr. Alan Stewart

The Badger - October 6, 2012

Charlotte Alldis     It has been ten years of hard work from Dr. Stewart and his Sussex-based team, but finally the Conservation Project in Papua New…

Drugs Live: Science or Circus
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Drugs Live: Science or Circus

The Badger - October 6, 2012

W.T. Who’d have thought that not only would the 21st Century bring about the completion of the human genome project, the discovery of the Higgs-Boson, but also…

Chemical of the Week: Cummingtonite
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Chemical of the Week: Cummingtonite

The Badger - October 1, 2012

Hey guys, I’m Laurie, and I just love Cummingtonite. This chemical, or mineral (WHO CARES, right!?), has SUCH a sexy name and I dig anything that forms…

How many degrees of empathy? An interview with Simon Baron-Cohen
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How many degrees of empathy? An interview with Simon Baron-Cohen

The Badger - October 1, 2012

  Professor Simon Baron-Cohen is a controversial figure. He is an internationally renowned autism researcher and famed for his many popular science books. The general public, at…

The Noblest of Science
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The Noblest of Science

The Badger - October 1, 2012

Last Thursday night people across the globe held their breaths in unison, as the winners of the highly coveted, unparalleled and prestigious Ig Nobel Prizes were announced.…

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Science: Love/Hate

The Badger - October 1, 2012

Sophie Moonshine I once made my way onto a “best quotes” list in my first year of school. I hadn’t given my throw-away comment much thought, but…

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Science festival

The Badger - March 9, 2009

The fifth annual Brighton Science Festival, a week-long programme of lectures, debates and activities culminated in Big Science Saturday last weekend at Brighton University’s Sallis Benney Theatre…