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Dogs can understand human emotions, university research finds

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Dogs are able to recognise human emotions by using their senses, according to a new study by professors at the University of Lincoln and Brazil’s University of São Paulo.

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What day is it again? Study explores why people get days muddled

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A majority of people are more likely to get days in the middle of the week muddled more than they would with a Monday or Friday, Liam O’Dell reports.

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Cats are more independent than dogs, according to new university research

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A study by researchers at the University of Lincoln has found that cats are most definitely more independent than dogs.

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Caddies keep golfers focused, university study finds

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A recent study conducted by the University of Lincoln found that caddies aren’t just someone who carts round the golfing clubs – instead they play a vital role when it comes to golfing performance, Liam O’Dell reports.

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Students to participate in new sleep deprivation study

Daniel Wenman

WATCH: The Linc speaks to Daniel Wenman, a Psychology research assistant, about his new study, which will explore the connection between sleep deprivation and genetics.

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Lincoln study reveals children can be trained to better recognise emotions

The research could be an important breakthrough in the battle to combat autism and other disorders which can prevent emotional understanding (Photo: hepingting via Flickr)

Neuroscientists at the University of Lincoln have released a study that could lead to real differences for those suffering from autism and other cognitive development conditions which prohibit understanding of other people’s emotions.

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Would you take money from this company?

Pfizer, the world’s largest pharmaceuticals company, has donated £50k to the University of Lincoln. Given Pfizer’s track record, should the university accept this money?

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Changing with The Times — university improves in another league table

The Times announced that the University of Lincoln is one of the most improved in the country in the paper’s Good University Guide. Lincoln is ranked at 86 overall — jumping 17 places from its previous position.

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