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Fferm Penglais welcomes first students


First students move in to the £45m Fferm Penglais student residences as the first phase opens its doors.

University seeks views on wind turbines


Aberystwyth University is investigating the feasibility of generating its own wind energy with three wind turbines.

Aberystwyth space scientists contribute to discovery of Beagle 2 on Mars


Dr Laurence Tyler, a member of the Space Robotics Group at Aberystwyth University

Space scientists at Aberystwyth University have played an important role in the discovery of the remains of the Beagle 2 Mars Lander which was lost on Christmas Day 2003.

Captive breeding alters snail behaviour


Slime trail following is found in many marine and freshwater snails

Research published in the Journal of Molluscan Studies shows that rearing snails in the laboratory can cause important changes in their behaviour.

Ebola Crisis: Aberystwyth academics back World Health Organisation


Professor Colin McInnes, Director of the Centre for Health and International Relations

Aberystwyth academics call for greater investment in World Health Organisation in light of the continuing Ebola outbreak.