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Latest press releases

Researchers discover method to replicate nature’s ability to reflect light to develop innovative materials

Researchers from the University of Surrey have developed an innovative new technique to mimic one of nature’s greatest achievements – natural structural colour. 

Quality of life with those with advanced cancer improved through walking

Walking for just 30 minutes three times per week could improve the quality of life for those with advanced cancer, a new study published in the BMJ Open journal has found. 

University of Surrey develops an innovative ‘all in one’ user authentication technology

The University of Surrey has developed an innovative ‘all in one’ password system that will allow users to combine pictures, their face, eyes or fingerprints – alongside or instead of word-based systems – on their work or home computers.

New evidence of the impact of nurseries on children’s outcomes

Attending a nursery with highly qualified staff or an outstanding Ofsted rating has a limited benefit for children’s educational achievement, according to new research by lead authors at the University of Surrey. 

New air quality study finds that car drivers cause the most pollution in London – but are least exposed to it themselves

Commuters on trains benefit from closed windows, study also reveals 

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