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The Mattress Moment

What use is an old mattress? This is the fascinating story of how our scientists are helping to solve the global food crisis using the most unlikely of materials - a pile of old mattresses.

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Eddie Izzard in conversation

"Do I love Sheffield? I think I do." Watch our exclusive interview with comedian, actor, writer and political activist, Eddie Izzard as he looks back on his time at Sheffield in the 1980s,…

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Revealed: Chatsworth's servants over the centuries

Three PhD students from the School of English have had unprecedented access to previously unseen archives at Chatsworth House for the first time. The findings have revealed fascinating new insights…

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Celebrating 100 Years of Sport at Sheffield

Today's sporting students look back at the important role sport has played at the University over the past century.

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Dominic West: What Sheffield means to me

Watch our film featuring award-winning actor, Dominic West, as he returned to his home city to receive an Honorary Degree from the University of Sheffield.

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Hidden history: Rebuilding Sheffield Castle

There's a castle underneath Sheffield, buried for four hundred years. So why does no-one know about it?Working from previously unexplored archives and making use of exciting new technologies,…

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The Sheffield City Special Battalion

Commemorating the brave University of Sheffield students, staff and alumni who volunteered to form the Sheffield City Special Battalion at the outset of the First World War. Learn more about the…

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Agnes Grunwald-Spier: Honorary degree ceremony

Agnes Grunwald-Spier (MA Holocaust Studies 1998, Hon LittD 2018) is one of the youngest survivors of the Holocaust. Born in Hungary in 1944, today she lives in London and is a passionate campaigner…

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CATCH: The Centre for Assisitve Technology and Connected Healthcare

How CATCH - the University's Centre for Assistive Technology and Healthcare - is driving forward research into new technologies that will enable people to live well and age well. Learn more…

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