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Richard Self, recently ranked the UK's second most influential technology academic, criticises the data model used to analyse coronavirus pandemic information. 

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New series will interview famous guests about their 'pursuit of excellence' and what it takes to get to the pinnacle of your career or to achieve your ambition

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The first scientific research study of Forest Bathing+ in the UK has now been published, in a special issue of the journal, Sustainability.

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New clinic to help refugees in Derby developed in partnership with the British Red Cross and Paragon Law.

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Lockdown Rockdown song includes contributions from University of Derby staff and students and aims to raise £5,000 for charities supporting NHS staff and people who are homeless or in crisis.

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International review of research concludes that wearing a face mask while exercising is safe, including for those undergoing rehabilitation for respiratory conditions, such as Covid-19.

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Transcription event requires volunteers to record information from thousands of historic employee records for what aims to be the largest study of occupational health in the UK.

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Designs for developments in Derby city centre win accolades in building innovation awards event

Project to look at how photovoltaic unit design can be adapted to generate more energy for homes

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The University of Derby is to open an asymptomatic testing centre as part of the government’s UK-wide continuing drive to increase the availability of mass testing and to ensure that students who want to go home for Christmas can do so safely.