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France Inter: COVID vaccines effective from the first dose, reveals Scottish study

French article makes reference to University of Warwick modelling used by the UK government during the pandemic. (Feb21)

Fri 26 Feb 2021, 13:08 | Tags: COVID19, Coverage

Grenzecho: Boris Johnson's billion dollar project

Belgian article about a transport link between Britain and Ireland: "It would greatly stimulate the construction sector in Great Britain and research into innovative materials and construction methods," wrote Wanda Lewis, professor emeritus of civil engineering at Warwick University. (Feb 21)

Fri 26 Feb 2021, 13:05 | Tags: Coverage, Expert comment

FredZone: when astronomers compare white dwarfs to serial killers

French news website. Using information from the Gaia Space Observatory, scientists at the University of Warwick (England) were able to identify the atmospheric constituents of 4 white dwarfs. (Feb 21)

Thu 25 Feb 2021, 15:50 | Tags: Coverage

ForoCochesEléctricos: This is how lithium-rich cathodes store the charge at high voltages

A new X-ray study led by WMG, University of Warwick, has solved how metals and oxygen facilitate the storage of charge at high voltages. (Feb 21)

Thu 25 Feb 2021, 15:48 | Tags: Coverage

El Confidencial: Tricks to speed up the metabolism and lose weight

On the Spanish news website, Dr Thomas Barber from Warwick Medical School comments on metabolism in our bodies. (Feb 21)

Thu 25 Feb 2021, 15:32 | Tags: Coverage

Politico: UK universities plead to keep EU cash post-Brexit

Prof Seán Hand, Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Europe) at the University of Warwick, talks about being a full member of the EUTOPIA network. He says alliances are vital to stop universities developing “an isolationist perspective” on research and education.

Thu 25 Feb 2021, 15:25 | Tags: EUTOPIA, Coverage

Nius Diario: The advancement of vaccination in the UK

Spanish Nius Diario. Mike Tildesley, an epidemiologist at the University of Warwick and also a member of the SPI-M, told the Financial Times that he believes group immunity may work. “It all comes down to what we as a society are willing to accept . We see waves of seasonal flu and we don't close every winter, we accept a level of risk,” he said. (Feb 2021)

Fri 19 Feb 2021, 15:55 | Tags: COVID19, Coverage, Expert comment

Futura Sciences: Remnants of disintegrated planets discovered around white dwarfs

French science website covers the latest research news from Warwick's Astrophysics team (Feb 2021). See also Media Inaf, Planeta Strega, Tech Focus , PIEUVRE, Clarin Internacional, 45 Secondes

Fri 19 Feb 2021, 15:21 | Tags: Coverage

Covid-19 & EUTOPIA: Future targets for treatments rapidly identified with new computer

Researchers have detailed a mechanism in the distinctive corona of Covid-19 that could help scientists to rapidly find new treatments for the virus, and quickly test whether existing treatments are likely to work with mutated versions as they develop.

Fri 19 Feb 2021, 12:27 | Tags: COVID19, EUTOPIA

Swiss Info: Johnson and Biden

Professor Wyn Grant comments on the bilateral relationship between Biden's USA and Johnson's UK in the Swiss news media. (January 2021)

Fri 22 Jan 2021, 15:56 | Tags: Coverage, Expert comment

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