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Dogs can understand human emotions, university research finds

Rodriguez Sosa (via Flickr)

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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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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Leading microbiology professor arrives at University of Lincoln

Stuart Humphries

A leading academic has moved to the University of Lincoln to carry out his groundbreaking research project on microbes and bacteria.

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Former academics invited to “get back to science”

Happy-looking science researchers

The University of Lincoln is inviting former academics to “get back to science” with thousands of pounds worth of bursaries.

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First director of Lincoln’s multi-million pound science park appointed

Tom Blount. Photo: University of Lincoln press office

The first director of the £14 million Lincoln Science and Innovation Park has began his role at the university, bidding to drive forward Lincolnshire’s scientific and industrial legacy.

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2014 – The Year of Science

Science students at the University of Lincoln. Photo: University of Lincoln press office

The University of Lincoln has declared that 2014 will be the institution’s ‘Year of Science’ as it looks to expand greatly in their science provisions.

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Science café comes to Lincoln

The Shed (pictured above) will close its doors on Thursday 12th December. Photo: Paul Battison

Written by Gregor Smith.  The typically British institution of the pub has been going for hundreds of years, but even that will be visited by the developments of modern science with Lincoln’s very own Café Scientifique.

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MA student wins STEM Journalist of the Year award

A University of Lincoln postgraduate student won the STEM Journalist of the Year award, which is part of a project to create more interest in science and maths.

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PhD students’ stem cell research in international spotlight

Stem cell research by PhD students from the University of Lincoln was highlighted at a prestigious international conference attended by surgeons and academics from around the world.

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Project tries to make science news interesting

A former BBC journalist talked about how to make science reporting better at a workshop organised by a government-funded science group.

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