Glaciologists head to Antarctica to study large lakes

Professor Bryn Hubbard was a member of the Belissima project that drilled in Antarctica in 2010

Glaciologists from Aberystwyth University will be flying out to Antarctica at the beginning of November to study the phenomenon of large lakes that have been forming on the surface of ice shelves.

Oat breeding programme shortlisted for business award

Dr Athole Marshall

The award winning plant breeding team at the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) has been shortlisted in the Economic Impact category of the Insider Business and Education Partnerships Awards 2014 for its work on oats.

BERS research wins award for innovative design

BIG (Biodiversity Interest Group) Challenge winners: (Left to Right) Liz Morris, Director at Marine Ecological Solutions Ltd, Ally Evans, IBERS Aberystwyth University and Tony Juniper, environmentalist and BIG Challenge keynote speaker

A research project led by the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) at Aberystwyth University has won a national industry award for incorporating biodiversity benefits into engineered developments.

Australian award for Psychology textbook

Dr Verena Pritchard

A Psychology textbook adapted for use in Australasia by Aberystwyth University Psychology lecturer Dr Verena Pritchard has won an award at the Australian Publishing Association Educational Awards.