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The Liverpool View: Why are Fukushima engineers creating walls of ice under a contaminated nuclear plant?

Nuclear-1wDr Jonathan Bridge is a lecturer in Environmental Engineering in the University of Liverpool’s School of Engineering Read the full article.

Professor’s epilepsy award completes family double

GusAnneBaker-1wProfessor Ann Jacoby and Professor Gus Baker, who has now joined his wife as a Lord Hastings Award winner

A leading clinical neuropsychologist from the University of Liverpool has been presented with a top award for his work in epilepsy – four years after his wife, Professor Ann Jacoby, received the same honour. Read the full article

New method for extracting radioactive elements from air and water

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In the US alone, radon accounts for around 21,000 lung cancer deaths a year

Scientists at the University of Liverpool have successfully tested a material that can extract atoms of rare or dangerous elements such as radon from the air. Read the full article

GALLERY – Graduation 2014

Grad2014-1wLiverpool’s Metropolitan Cathedral played host to 2014′s graduation celebration, allowing visitors to view proceedings in the round and graduands to receive their degrees from Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Howard Newby in one of the city’s most iconic buildings Read the full article