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Opening of the Diamond building by first Briton in space - Dr Helen Sharman OBE, alumna of the University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield alumna and the first Briton to go into space, Dr Helen Sharman OBE, has officially opened the Diamond - the University’s newest world-class teaching and research…

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Supporting the study of Skomer's seabirds

Professor Tim Birkhead has been based at the University of Sheffield for over 40 years. Throughout that period, he’s been carrying out an annual population study of the guillemots that breed on…

From  Nick Kennard 4 Months ago 0 likes 137 views 0  

Labwork in MEng Engineering

Practical lab work is an integral part of the MEng Engineering degree. Find out how the material taught in lectures is closely linked to the labs, and how we maximise the time spent in the labs. …

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How do dogs benefit our mental health?

Do you own a cuddly canine friend? They could be doing you the world of good

From  Emily Mockford 7 Months ago 1 likes 18 views 0  

Unwrapped and Discarded

Just what is the zero-waste movement and how can it help you reduce your use of single-use plastic? Our students go on a fact finding mission to fill you in.

From  Emily Mockford 7 Months ago 0 likes 9 views 0  

The Secret Bee-hind Drones

As well as pollinating our crops and providing us with honey, bees are now helping scientists build drones! Take a look at how these amazing little creatures are helping us.

From  Emily Mockford 7 Months ago 0 likes 12 views 0  

Why aren't we eating insects?

They're full of protein, sustainable, and easy to grow - so why don't more people choose to eat insects? A whistle-stop tour of Sheffield finds that some people are very willing to try!

From  Emily Mockford 7 Months ago 0 likes 20 views 0  

Food for Thought

We've all heard of food miles, but is this the most important thing to consider when trying to eat sustainably? Our students look into the benefits of eating seasonally

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Student Designed Active Learning for Private Pilot Instruction

The Aerospace Engineering degree programme has for a number of years offered a module on private pilot instruction. This involves students taking all of the exams necessary in order to obtain a…

From  Tom Foster 8 Months ago 0 likes 5 views 0  

The Diamond Pilot Plant (DiPP)

The Diamond Pilot Plant (DiPP) is the cornerstone for educating the Sheffield Chemical Engineer. Future engineers will use, test and explore integrated processes with state of the art simulations and…

From  Ruth Kirkman 8 Months ago 0 likes 28 views 0