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New study reveals impact of face masks on person identification

Research by experts at the University of Stirling has revealed the impact that the increased wearing of face masks may be having on people’s ability to recognise each other.

New study reveals impact of face masks on person identification

£3.85m Stirling-led study to tackle impact of plastic pollution in Africa

A new £3.85 million study – led by the University of Stirling – is aiming to understand the public health risks and environmental impact of plastic pollution in developing countries.

£3.85m Stirling-led study to tackle impact of plastic pollution in Africa

Aquaculture sustainability can be improved through collaboration with agriculture, experts say

A collaborative approach with the agriculture sector – specifically around plant biotechnology – is key to the sustainability of aquaculture, according to experts.

Aquaculture sustainability can be improved through collaboration with agriculture, experts say

Stirling academic wins prestigious global award

A University of Stirling academic has received a prestigious international award in recognition of their research, which has benefits for animal welfare and sustainable food production.

Stirling academic wins prestigious global award

Bumblebee reproduction at heightened risk from radiation

New research by experts at the University of Stirling has revealed the reproduction rates of bumblebees living in radiation-contaminated areas, such as Chernobyl, are more severely impacted than previously thought.

Bumblebee reproduction at heightened risk from radiation