University of Reading

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Name: University of Reading
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UNIVERSITY OF READING -Dairy delivers health benefits say scientists

Release date- 18042014 - Dairy research and industry are key to tackling some of the world's health and environmental challenges.That was the message to emerge from a meeting of scientists and food industry experts at the University of Reading this w ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Reading University students test their skills at successful dairy farm

:00 0 commentsAGRICULTURE students put their skills to the test when they offered tips and advice to a successful dairy farm.Mark Robins, Farley Estate, talks to Reading agriculture studentsReading University’s School of Agriculture, Policy and Development ... [Published Local Berkshire - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Minister's health and safety warning

A government minister has written to schools and local authorities in England urging a more common sense approach to health and safety.Work and pensions minister Mike Penning described those who misuse the legislation as "jobsworths".He said he wants ... [Published BBC - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Cadbury crunch: chocolatier wraps up Easter egg quality at high-tech lab

A Cadbury chocolate egg undergoes R&D tests at Reading University. Photograph: Frantzesco Kangaris for the GuardianThere are no Oompa-Loompas in evidence on this Reading University campus, but one laboratory tucked away on the site is doing work that ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Air pollution from China to worsen US climate: report

US research fellows have found that air pollution from China could be a possible cause of worsening weather in North America and over the Pacific Ocean, the Guardian reported.The findings were released by a team from Texas, California and Washington state ... [Published Global Times - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Yes, you can eat your way to a higher IQ

Can you really eat your way to a higher IQ? According to research, yes. Here are the best ways to feed your brainBreak out the bubbly Never has there been a more welcome research finding. Scientists at the University of Reading found that champagne contains ... [Published NDTV - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 3 reports

Oilseed Supplements to the Diet of Cows Could Make Dairy Healthier

A study at the University of Reading has found that altering the diet of dairy cows has an effect on the amount of saturated fats in their milk.Cardiovascular disease is the biggest killer in the UK, and it is currently recommended to reduce the amount ... [Published Diet.co.uk - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Pollution In China Could Be Driving Freak Weather In US

Hugh Pickens DOT Com (2995471) writes "Jonathan Kaiman reports at The Guardian that China's air pollution could be intensifying storms over the Pacific Ocean and altering weather patterns in North America leading to more ... warm air in the mid-Pacific ... [Published Slashdot - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Grants awarded for 11 'green' travel projects

Eleven Groups Awarded Grants for Sustainable Travel Projects16/04/14Reading Borough Council Press ReleaseA total of eleven organisations across Reading have successfully secured grants from the Council’s Sustainable Travel Challenge Fund for this yea ... [Published Reading Borough Council - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

University of Reading : Dairy delivers health benefits say scientists

Dairy research and industry are key to tackling some of the world's health and environmental challenges. That was the message to emerge from a meeting of scientists and food industry experts at the University of Reading this week.The symposium,'Healthy ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

I've got you under my skin

Thousands of technology enthusiasts use it as the ultimate app, enabling them to lock and unlock their homes, cars, computers and mobile phones with a simple wave of a hand. But there's a catch: they must have a microchip inserted into their bodies.The ... [Published Brisbane Times - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

Air pollution in China and Asian states changes world's weather patterns

According to the latest research, air pollution in China and other Asian countries affects weather patterns across the Northern Hemisphere. Pollutants are strengthening storms above the Pacific Ocean. The study published in the Proceedings of the National ... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 15 2014]

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"Here at Reading we are fortunate to have a depth and breadth of expertise across the entire food chain, all the way from farm to consumer, making Reading the ideal place to examine how changes to food production affect human health, the environment and business."
Mr Penning said: "Health and safety has long been used as a smokescreen by jobsworths who have little knowledge of the law and who want to fob people off with an easy excuse."
...the Pacific, coming in to the west coast of the US," said Ellie Highwood, a climate physicist at the University of Reading, the Guardian reported. "The particles in this model are affecting how strong those storms are, how dense the clouds are, and how much rainfall comes out of those storms."
Jacinta GeorgeGeorge head of ingredient research at Mondelez International, added: "The quality and depth of science in the UK is world class, but we can see gaps in areas of food science . We are working with universities on making sure their programmes are tailored to generate new graduates in these fields."

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UNIVERSITY OF READING -Dairy delivers health be... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - 5 hours ago]
Reading University students test their skills a... [Published Local Berkshire - Apr 20 2014]
Minister's health and safety warning [Published BBC - Apr 19 2014]
How Capital Letters Became Internet Code for Ye... [Published The New Republic Online - Apr 17 2014]
Jumping to conclusions - crop decision making i... [Published Farming Futures - Apr 17 2014]
Cadbury opens gates to real Willy Wonka factory [Published Irish Times - Apr 17 2014]
Yes, you can eat your way to a higher IQ [Published NDTV - Apr 17 2014]
Oilseed Supplements to the Diet of Cows Could M... [Published Diet.co.uk - Apr 17 2014]
Air pollution from China to worsen US climate: ... [Published Global Times - Apr 16 2014]
Grants awarded for 11 'green' travel projects [Published Reading Borough Council - Apr 16 2014]
Cadbury crunch: chocolatier wraps up Easter egg... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
Cadbury crunch: chocolatier wraps up Easter egg... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 16 2014]
University of Reading : Dairy delivers health b... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 16 2014]
Pollution In China Could Be Driving Freak Weath... [Published Slashdot - Apr 16 2014]
Could putting Daisy on a diet boost YOUR health... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 16 2014]
5 of the best things to do in Reading this week [Published Reading Post - Apr 16 2014]
3rd international workshop on parallel and clou... [Published Eventseer.net - Apr 16 2014]
Changing cows' diet could help tackle heart dis... [Published Farming UK - Apr 16 2014]
I've got you under my skin [Published Brisbane Times - Apr 16 2014]
Industrial Smog Amplifying Extreme Weather: Study [Published Common Dreams - Apr 15 2014]
Air pollution in China and Asian states changes... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 15 2014]
Air pollution in Asia impacts weather and healt... [Published Voice of Russia - Apr 15 2014]
China's air pollution leading to more erratic c... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 15 2014]
Brunei Enterprise organises first-ever entrepre... [Published Investvine - Apr 15 2014]
Asia pollution drives Pacific storms [Published BBC - Apr 15 2014]
Is it time to drop legally binding climate targ... [Published China Dialogue - Apr 14 2014]
Global Warming Hysterics' War on the Destitute [Published National Review - Apr 13 2014]
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Studying Stuff [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Apr 03 2014]
In a New Scientist series on ”stuff,” Alison George outlines the pre-history of property: By the time modern humans reached Europe around 40,000 years ago there are clear signs of ownership. “You can see notches and marks on various items – the ...
WHO says Guinea Ebola outbreak small as MSF sla... [Published H5N1 - Apr 02 2014]
Via Yahoo News, a Reuters report: WHO says Guinea Ebola outbreak small as MSF slams international response. Click through for a video. Excerpt:The World Health Organization on Tuesday played down the extent of an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus suspected ...
Yes, It’s Possible to Get ‘Let It Go’ Out of Yo... [Published TIME.com - Apr 01 2014]
If you’re like half the people on the globe, the song “Let It Go” has been been playing on an endless loop in your head since you either saw Frozen, heard Idina Menzel/Adele Dazeem sing the film’s most infectious song on the Academy Awards, walked into ...
Change Threatens Indigenous Know-How [Published Ecology Global Network - Apr 01 2014]
Nepalese Sherpa guide in the Manaslu region of central Nepal proudly holding Meconopsis manasluensis P.A.Egan. Several species of Meconopsis have medicinal properties, especially in reducing fevers and treating bile diseases. Photo credit: Mark Watson, ...
[tt] [GRG] Role Of Folded DNA Revealed [Published TranshumanTech - Mar 28 2014]
http://cen.acs.org/articles/92/i12/Role-Folded-DNA-Revealed.html The human genome  is sprinkled throughout with mysterious folded DNA structures known as i-motifs. At last week's American Chemical Society meeting in Dallas, scientists reported a long-awaited ...
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University Of Reading's Car Club Enabled By Her... [Published Auto & Transportation - Dec 18 2013]
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