Lancaster Professor brings physics to Womad festival
Professor Roger Jones is to curate the Physics Pavilion at the Womad Festival 2018 to help inspire the next generation of physicists.
Former Minister for Trade to give public lecture at Lancaster University
The former CEO of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman of the John Lewis Partnership is coming to campus next month to deliver his first public lecture.
Director appointed to Health Innovation Campus
Lancaster University is pleased to announce that Dr Sherry Kothari will be the new Director of its Health Innovation Campus.
Why children with autism may be at risk of bullying
Children with autism may be at risk from bullying because they are more willing to accept unfair behaviour say psychologists.
Daily photography improves wellbeing
Taking a photo each day and posting it online has complex benefits say researchers who say it supports improved wellbeing.
How a nap can enhance false memories in one half of the brain
A daytime nap promotes a false memory of words, psychologists have shown.
86 million workdays lost to migraine in the UK every year
Migraine costs the UK economy £8.8 billion per year in lost productivity, a new report by the Work Foundation reveals.
Lancaster research paper in top 100
Physicist Professor Manus Hayne has been congratulated for his “extraordinary achievement” after his research paper was ranked in the top 100 most highly read articles in Nature Scientific Reports.
Lancaster playwriting prize launched
A new playwriting prize is being launched this spring to discover new voices from culturally diverse backgrounds.
Nuffield Foundation appoints Lancaster team to deliver development of Family Justice Observatory
The Nuffield Foundation has appointed a team, led by Professor Karen Broadhurst at Lancaster University, to deliver the development phase of the Nuffield Family Justice Observatory.