6 self-care steps for a pandemic — always important, now essential

Airline attendants say it well: if the plane hits turbulence and the oxygen masks come down, place a mask on yourself first before turning to help others. This is absolutely critical. If we don’t, we may not be able to help anyone. Well, we’ve all hit the same turbulence, folks, and we all need to […]

Bangor University contributes to global COVID-19 related research

Home News, Events & Publications News NERC news Bangor University contributes to global COVID-19 related research 15 April 2020 Scientists at Bangor University are joining the global fight against the current COVID-19 pandemic. A group of leading academics are to pool their expertise to develop new ways of mass-monitoring levels of SARS-Cov-2, the virus which […]

New Antarctic Wharf Ready for the RRS Sir David Attenborough

Home Media centre News announcements 2020 news announcements New Antarctic Wharf Ready for the RRS Sir David Attenborough 16 April 2020 A new £40 million wharf to moor the RRS Sir David Attenborough has been used by polar ships for the first time at British Antarctic Survey’s Rothera Research Station in Antarctica to transport staff […]

Homemade Mead (Dry or Sweet) With Flavor Ideas

Homemade Mead (Dry or Sweet) With Flavor Ideas

Homemade mead is a fermented beverage made from honey, water, and yeast. Our honey mead recipe can be sweet or dry and also offers flavoring suggestions. Fall makes me think of pumpkins, apple cider, and mead! Mead can be made simply with just honey, water and yeast, or you can add fruit, herbs, and even […]

Weight-loss surgery may lower risk of heart disease in people with diabetes

Obesity is a serious, chronic, treatable, and global disease epidemic. Over 98 million people currently have the disease of obesity, and in a recent New England Journal of Medicine article, Harvard researchers predicted that by 2030, 50% of the population in the United States will have the disease of obesity. Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is […]