Heatwaves at sea are more frequent and threaten biodiversity, study suggests

05 March 2019

As the UK reflects on record February temperatures, scientists at Aberystwyth University are reporting a significant increase in heatwaves at sea - with potentially detrimental consequences for marine life.

Scientists expose hidden risks of diarrhoeal disease

05 March 2019

A rapidly evolving new subspecies of the Cryptosporidium parasite – a leading cause of diarrhoeal disease in children worldwide – has been revealed in a study published in Nature Microbiology.

NFU UK Vice President’s lecture marks centenary of plant breeding at Aberystwyth

06 March 2019

The Vice-President of NFU UK, Stuart Roberts will deliver a public lecture at Aberystwyth University on Thursday 14 March 2019.

The lecture entitled ‘The Future of Food' will consider the uncertain times ahead for the UK agriculture sector as Brexit beckons.

South Wales Crucible publishes Science and Innovation report to UK Government

10 March 2019

A major audit report setting out the research and innovation strengths of Wales has been presented to the UK Government today Friday 8 March 2019.

The Science and Innovation Audit Report has been produced by the South Wales Crucible, which is backed by the Welsh Government and brings together Aberystwyth, Bangor, Cardiff and Swansea universities, research centres of excellence and internationally significant firms.

Innovators sought for business accelerator programme

12 March 2019

Aberystwyth Innovation and Enterprise Campus has teamed up with financiers Nurture Ventures to offer an exciting opportunity for ambitious innovators based in Wales.

Aberystwyth climate scientist features on BBC arctic broadcasts

13 March 2019

A climate scientist from Aberystwyth University is set to feature in a series of BBC Radio 4 broadcasts from the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard this week.

AberSU Celebrates Staff and Students Shortlist

18 March 2019

We are pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2019 AberSU Staff and Students Awards

Aberystwyth students retain prestigious NIAB Agronomy Cup in 2019

22 March 2019

A team of students from Aberystwyth University’s Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) are the winners of the NIAB Agronomy Cup for the second year.