The next generation of toys could be controlled by the power of the mind, thanks to research by the University of Warwick.
Brussels sprouts will remain safely in our Christmas dinners, thanks to University of Warwick research giving them natural defences against devastating crop diseases.
The University of Warwick’s Christmas lecture series will kick off next week.
This year there will be six talks on science topics including gravitational waves in space, the science of emotions and the secret chemistry of home baking.
The University will officially close from Friday 23 December 2011 and will re-open on Tuesday 3 January 2012.
Although many students have gone home for the festive period, there are a host of activities and facilities available at the University of Warwick for resident staff, students and the local community.