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Honorary degrees to four figures making a difference to science and society

A world-renowned neuroscientist and a former cabinet minister are among the individuals recognised by the University of Sussex during Winter Graduation.

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Giving babies a better start

Thanks to research at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS), the outlook for premature babies around the world is much brighter.


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Arriving with a Big Bang: new physics-inspired art installation comes to Brighton

14 February 2020

Art installation 'HALO' recreates the conditions shortly after the Big Bang and is coming to Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts in May 2020.

University of Sussex partners with Shakespeare’s Globe for two-day festival

14 February 2020

Sussex experts are working with Shakespeare’s Globe to deliver a festival exploring the performance of race on the Shakespearean stage.

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Sussex staff help bring the City Nature Challenge to The Living Coast

14 February 2020

The City Nature Challenge is coming to the Brighton & Lewes Downs Biosphere for the first time, thanks to efforts by staff at the University.

Sussex success at Oscars

11 February 2020

A University of Sussex alumna has won the Oscar for Best Costume Design for her work in the film Little Women.

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Playing cupid

14 February 2020

Especially for Valentine's Day, Game Theory expert Dr Nicos Georgiou looks into the mathematics of dating.

Scientific treasure hunt: could you discover the Higgs Boson or even Dark Matter?

13 February 2020

Sussex scientists working at CERN have just released lots of experiment data inviting the public to rediscover the Higgs Boson or to find Dark Matter.

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