Extreme cold winters fuelled by jet stream and climate change

26 October 2016: Scientists have agreed for the first time that recent severe cold winter weather in the UK and US may have been influenced by climate change in the Arctic, according to a new study.

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Students from the University of Sheffield's iGEM 2016 team

Personalised prescription tool could help to combat antibiotic resistance

24 October 2016: Students from the University of Sheffield are building a device capable of quickly diagnosing bacterial infections, which could help doctors improve the way they prescribe treatment for patients.

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Scientists find no link between appetite and calorie intake

18 October 2016: A new study has revealed there is no link between how hungry we feel and the amount of calories we consume.

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A person weighing themselves on scales

Comment: Why Britain's universities must be international for the country to thrive

Our Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Keith Burnett, discusses the importance of international students for the future of the country.

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Professor Sir Keith Burnett, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield