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Stirling academic’s research plays part in new opera

Research by a University of Stirling academic has underpinned one of the first performances to be live streamed from the Royal Opera House.

Stirling academic’s research plays part in new opera

Stirling researchers to uncover Scotland’s hidden reading history

Experts at the University of Stirling have been awarded £1m for a unique project aiming to uncover the history of reading in Scotland from 1750 to 1830.

Stirling researchers to uncover Scotland’s hidden reading history

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

Stirling expert part of international team combatting marine plastic pollution

A University of Stirling expert will lead a project researching the sources, impacts, and degradation of microplastics, as part of an international collaboration to combat marine plastic pollution in Southeast Asia.

Stirling expert part of international team combatting marine plastic pollution