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From  Callum Collins on February 3rd, 2020 0 likes 222 plays 0  

What if? Aerospace at Nottingham

Are you interested in the science behind flying and want to learn more about aircraft design and manufacture? Our course will help you learn the skills and advanced knowledge needed to work in this…

From  Vivianne Whitney on December 18th, 2019 0 likes 604 plays 0  

Vlog: A week in the life at NOTTINGHAM UNI

Ali shares a week in her life at the University of Nottingham. Check out Ali's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

From  Tom Travis on September 4th, 2018 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Why Study Wagner and Stephen Hawking

Prof. Richard Bell looks at how the work of Richard Wagner (1813-83), the famous German composer of operas such as The Ring, has been an inspiration for many physicists including Stephen Hawking…

From  Simon Barnett on August 1st, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Dr Tamela Maciel talks about using her PhD within science communications.

Tamela, Space Communications Manager at National Space Centre talks briefly about her role and moving into industry rather than academia following a PhD.

From  Jackie Thompson on December 19th, 2016 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Spaceflight may extend the lifespan of microscopic worm

Could spaceflight slow the process of ageing? New research has shown that the effect of spaceflight on a microscopic worm — Caenorhabditis elegans (C. elegans) — could help it to live…

From  Debs Storey on December 15th, 2015 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Why Study Arthur Schopenhauer with Richard Bell

Prof. Richard Bell introduces the life and thought of Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860). The video gives an account of his epistemology – and how he was influenced by Kant – as a basis for…

From  Simon Barnett on February 13th, 2015 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Objects of Belief; The Christian Lamp with Tom O'Loughlin

A small lamp was bought for a few pennies in Roman north Africa. Soon after it was first used, a fault in its manufacture led to its being discarded in a rubbish pit where it remained until uncovered…

From  Simon Barnett on September 12th, 2014 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Hafiz Yahya - PhD Engineering Surveying and Space Geodesy

Hafiz tells us about cutting-edge facilities in the Nottingham Geospatial Building.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 49 plays 0