For help with a story or to find an expert: 0114 225 2811
Media centre home > Feature and Comment


BAFTAs 2019: diverse set of winners led by The Favourite...

Issued:11/02/19

It was largely as expected. The 2019 BAFTA film and television awards ceremony was dominated by two films – The Favourite, a romp through...



Vegan or Mediterranean diet – which is better for...

Issued:07/02/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.Cardiovascular disease is responsible for more than 30% of the total number of deaths worldwide,...



When the heat hits: how to make our homes comfortable...

Issued:30/01/19

This article was first published in The Conversation, in collaboration with academics in Australia and the UK.Summer in Australia seems to bite harder...



Maths: should English schools look to Switzerland...

Issued:28/01/19

The article was first published on The Conversation.When it comes to education, how countries rank against each other in league tables has become a...



Citizen Trump: the president shuns the arts – but...

Issued:25/01/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.The White House of Donald J Trump is a curiously inert place. For most other presidents, active...



Climate change is making construction, fishing and...

Issued:18/01/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.Climate change is already affecting many aspects of our everyday lives, including what we...



Theresa May loves to claim she is acting in the ‘national...

Issued:18/01/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.At a time of national crisis, it is perhaps unsurprising to hear appeals to the national...



Andy Murray aced the media – but here’s why tennis...

Issued:14/01/19

The article was first published in The Conversation.By Dr Pete Olusoga and Anna Fitzpatrick.Andy Murray’s impending retirement from tennis is...



Tintin: as the eternal youth turns 90, he’s still...

Issued:10/01/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.For such a perennially young man, always in a hurry to right the world’s wrongs, it may...



Flash crashes: if reforms aren’t ramped up, the...

Issued:08/01/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.In California, people fear the “big one” – an earthquake of such magnitude that...