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New e-learning programme will enhance cancer care

An innovative e-learning programme developed by experts at the University of Stirling will educate and empower nurses to improve cancer care.

New e-learning programme will enhance cancer care

Scientists to test feasibility of novel protein in fish feed

Experts from the University of Stirling will investigate the feasibility of using a single-cell protein in salmon feed, as part of a ground-breaking carbon recycling project.

Scientists to test feasibility of novel protein in fish feed

Tree planting does not always boost ecosystem carbon stocks, study finds

Planting huge numbers of trees to mitigate climate change is “not always the best strategy” – with some experimental sites in Scotland failing to increase carbon stocks, a new study has found.

Tree planting does not always boost ecosystem carbon stocks, study finds

Office-based exercise could reduce heart disease risk by 15%

Office-based exercise could reduce heart disease risk by 15%

Office-based exercise could reduce heart disease risk by 15%

Arctic plants may not provide predicted carbon sequestration potential

The environmental benefits of taller, shrubbier tundra plants in the Arctic may be overstated, according to new research involving the University of Stirling.

Arctic plants may not provide predicted carbon sequestration potential