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Yosano visit to strengthen Wales-Japan link
Aberystwyth University students will build on the long standing links between Aberystwyth and the Japanese town of Yosano when they embark on a visit there later this week.
Plastic ban isn’t enough so let’s take another look at personal carbon accounts
Writing in the Conversation, researcher Martin Burgess considers a Welsh Assembly supported feasibility study to look at piloting an environmental behavioural policy across Wales: personal carbon accounts.
The British Army's belonging campaign finally recognises that masculinity has changed
Writing in The Conversation, Dr Jenny Mathers from the Department of International Politics discusses the British Army's latest recruitment campaign which has provoked criticism from some quarters.
A new, long record of African climate supports early dates for Out of Africa
New research shows that the climate of north east Africa would have favoured migration of early modern humans Out of Africa up to 70,000 years earlier than previous widely accepted estimates.