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The cranefly, which is more commonly known as ‘daddy longlegs’

Daddy longlegs under threat from climate change


Collaborative study by Aberystwyth and York universities, and the RSPB published in Nature Communications.

Aberystwyth takes Mars to Meifod


Left to right) Members of Aberystwyth University’s ExoMars Rover team Dr Laurence Tyler, Dr Matt Gunn and Dr Rachel Cross with items of the flight hardware developed for the 2018 mission at Aberystwyth University.

A scale version of Mars and a ‘selfie’ mirror designed for the European Space Agency’s 2018 ExoMars Rover mission on show at the National Eisteddfod.

Gwlân / Wool - Aberystwyth University at the National Eisteddfod


The artist Ruth Jên with a print which is inspired by sheep ear markings

The artist Ruth Jên discusses her latest work with the broadcaster Dei Tomos.

Penglais Campus wins Green Flag Award


The International Politics Building on the Penglais campus at Aberystwyth University.

Penglais Campus becomes the first University campus in Wales to achieve the Green Flag Award.

Research award for Centre for Research into Environment and Health


Professor David Kay being presented with the award

The Centre for Research into Environment and Health won the Software Tools award at the 2015 Research Excellence Framework (REF) ‘Impact’ Awards.