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Emmy Noether Professor Berman Talks about Emmy Noether on BBC Radio 4
18 January 2019

On Thursday, 24 January 2019 Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas and achievements of one of the great 20th-century mathematicians.

Astronomers find a super-Earth at Barnard's star
15 November 2018

Astronomers from the School of Physics and Astronomy are members of an international team that has found a planet in orbit around the second-closest star to the Sun, known as Barnard's star. 

Research Paper and Anthology Film result from Space Sounds Public Engagement
17 October 2018

Researchers suggest that making measurements audible can advance discovery and contribute to the production of art