Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

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Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

623 articles found

‘Canary in the mine’ warning following new discovery of the effects of pollutants on fertility

01 March 2021 3 min read

New research has found that shrimp like creatures on the South Coast of England have 70 per cent less sperm than less polluted locations elsewhere in the world.

SEM Sperm

Walking away from the beat Why Police Officers are voluntarily leaving in large numbers

01 March 2021 3 min read

Home Office data shows the number of police officers voluntarily resigning from the force in England and Wales has more than doubled in the last eight years.

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Portsmouth academic helps to approve world's first coronavirus Human Challenge study

26 February 2021 4 min read

Dr Simon Kolstoe was part of the UK clinical trials ethics body that gave approval to the world’s first coronavirus Human Challenge study

Image of Simon Kolstoe by Stefan Venter

Online exhibition showcases success of PONToon project

25 February 2021 3 min read

An immersive online exhibition has launched, marking the culmination of the PONToon project

woman using digital technology in collective futures workshop

Portsmouth film expert discusses fantasy genre A podcast with film historian Dr Alexander Sergeant

25 February 2021 1 min read

Film historian Dr Alexander Sergeant - an expert on the history and theory of fantasy cinema - shares his thoughts on all things fantasy in this 20-minute podcast.

Two people in a cinema watching a movie

UK scientists given key to unlock Earth's history

25 February 2021 2 min read

UK scientists given key to unlock Earth’s history | News | University of Portsmouth

Mass spectrometer

UK police find missing Brits quicker, at home or abroad

24 February 2021 5 min read

A new report shows that British citizens who are missing abroad were more than twice as likely to be found by UK police as police in the country of disappearance

Missing persons poster

Hidden pollution from shipping threatens sustainable ocean efforts

24 February 2021 3 min read

Hidden pollution from shipping threatens sustainable ocean efforts | News | University of Portsmouth

Graphic showing where metals come off ships

Portsmouth graduate features at London Fashion Week

21 February 2021 2 min read

Hena Begum has been selected as one of six to feature in Graduate Fashion Foundation’s Digital Designer Profile at London Fashion week

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