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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


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