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The carbon footprint of crime has fallen, study finds

A study led by an Engineering Doctorate student at the University of Surrey has found that the carbon footprint of crime over the last 20 years has fallen. 

Liver fully recovers from a low protein diet

Damage caused to the liver by a low protein diet can be repaired, a new study just published in the prestigious journal ‘Nutrition’ has found.

Mathematicians predict delaying school start times won’t help sleep deprived teenagers

Delaying school start times in the UK is unlikely to reduce sleep deprivation in teenagers, research from the University of Surrey and Harvard Medical School has found. The research, conducted in collaboration between mathematicians and sleep scientists, predicts that turning down the lights in the evening would be much more effective at tackling sleep deprivation.

Jury remains out on whether odd-even car trials can combat air pollution in India

Odd-even car trials in Delhi can have an impact on reducing air pollution from certain hours of the day – but the persistence of overnight emissions from trucks could render them useless, a new study has found. 

Potential early warning signs of osteoporosis found in South Asian women

Pre-menopausal South Asian women could be more at risk of developing osteoporosis in later life than white Caucasian women, a new study in the Journal Bone reports. 

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