Research Excellence Framework 2014
We're deepening human understanding of organisms, ecosystems and the interdependencies of life to build a sustainable future.
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Learn how whole organisms work and how they interact with their environments – from evolution, genetics and reproduction to ecology, sustainability and climate change.Find out more>
Bringing the secrets of the ocean to life
Dr Penny Watt hosted this year's Christmastime lecture, Ocean Quest, which took 1,000 schoolchildren on a fascinating journey to meet the weird and wonderful creatures that inhabit the ocean.Full story>
Bryony Page graduated from Animal and Plant Sciences with a first-class degree in Biology in 2015. She became the first British trampolinist to win an Olympic medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, where she won the silver medal.Full story>
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