New research has identified areas of the Earth that are high priorities for conservation in the face of climate change.
Geographers at the University of Southampton have found a link between increasing average temperatures in India and a reduction in wheat production.
Professor Christopher Henshilwood from the University of Bergen is already a holder of an advanced grant from the European Research Council. Now he has also been named as one of the most cited researchers in the world. According to the Highly Cited Researchers 2014 ranking, collected by the media and publishing company Thomson Reuters, he is among the world’s top one per cent of most cited researchers in the social sciences and the humanities.
The University of Southampton based SETsquared incubation centre has been named the number one university business incubator in Europe and second best in the world.
New research, led by scientists at the University of Southampton, has found that neurogenesis, the self-repairing mechanism of the adult brain, can help to preserve brain function in neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Prion or Parkinson’s.