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  • Marie Curie Fellowships
    Thursday 28 March 2013

    Marie Curie Fellowships

    The School of Environment & Life Science aims to expand its involvement with international research mobility through the support of prospective Marie Curie Fellowship applicants. The University has an excellent track-record in attracting FP7 funds, with 100% success in Marie Curie applications in 2012.

  • Hake batters cod in science chippy taste test
    Tuesday 6 November 2012

    Hake batters cod in science chippy taste test

    A blind taste test of people attending a Manchester Science Festival event held by the School of Environment & Life Sciences has found that only 15% could identify cod served up from a fish and chip van.

  • Alpine Glacier Project
    Wednesday 8 August 2012

    Alpine Glacier Project

    The Alpine Glacier Project is a long term study on glacier melt led by Professor David Collins. Around 50 students visit the Alps each Summer to take part in in field courses and for sustained periods of individual fieldwork for undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations.