Smelling the forest, not the trees: Why animals are better at sniffing out complex smells than individual compounds
Animals are much better at smelling a complex “soup” of odorants rather than a single pure ingredient, a new study has revealed.
A new campaign is urging teachers and pupils to be allowed to embrace uncertainty and explore new ways to engage with knowledge.
Sussex research into child mental health has been named as one of the UK’s 100 best breakthroughs for impact on people’s everyday lives.
Local authorities should set up “food resilience teams” to prepare for different Brexit scenarios, according to advice written by food policy experts.
Home grown produce in urban areas could improve food security, after promising results in Brighton study
Home-growers could harvest an average of £550 worth of food each summer, according to researchers at the University of Sussex.
Hunger increases risk-taking behaviour in snails, according to research from neuroscientists at the University of Sussex.
Scientists at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) have used an eerie illusion of having an extra hand to understand Tourette syndrome.
Scientists have developed a £25 piece of hardware to demonstrate how our brains function, which could aid educators around the world.
First World War centenary commemorations culminate on Remembrance Sunday, but for doctoral student Jenny Flood the reflections are far from over.
Overseas investment to the UK may be some 19 per cent lower because of the vote to leave the EU, new UKTPO research has revealed.
Exposing people with phobias to their fear at the exact time of their heartbeat led to the phobia reducing in severity, BSMS research shows.
A team of scientists led by Professor Richard Layfield has published breakthrough research regarding single molecule magnets.
Leaving the EU could make rewilding an attractive option for landowners across the UK, according to a team of experts led by the University of Sussex.
Mediterranean World Heritage sites such as Venice, Pisa and the Medieval City of Rhodes are under severe threat of coastal erosion and flooding,
Researchers have become the first in the world to develop technology which can bend sound waves around an obstacle and levitate an object above it.
Research by the University of Sussex has played in key role in the creation of a hugely significant new report on climate change.
Apps that can detect what mode of transport phone users are travelling on and automatically offer relevant advice are set to become a reality.
Forgotten Surrealists Grace Pailthorpe and Reuben Mednikoff are back in the limelight, thanks to a new exhibition co-curated by Dr Hope Wolf.
Music education at significant risk of disappearing as a sustained curriculum offer no longer the norm in secondary
New research shows an increasing number of schools have reduced or completely removed music in the curriculum for lower secondary school students.
Theatre is being used to provoke discussions on inequality and exclusion in a collaborative project.