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Lecture spells out how crime cycle can be broken

Issued:18/05/10

A major criminal justice lecture will argue that understanding criminals' behaviour is crucial to breaking cycles of re-offending and starting...



Visually-impaired people test new tactile navigation

Issued:12/05/10

 A unique tactile map that will help blind and visually impaired people to navigate their way through cities and buildings is being trialed in...



New fingermark analysis technique can give extra suspect...

Issued:11/05/10

A new technique to analyse fingermarks from crime scenes has the potential to give crucial additional details about a suspect such their medications,...



Hats off to winning fashion design students

Issued:10/05/10

Local fashion design students have gone to 'great lengths' to win a competition to design and make a collection of hats to be worn at this...



Eco-friendly food packaging wins global award

Issued:10/05/10

A project to revolutionise food packaging by replacing plastic film with an environmentally-friendly starch and clay combination has won a global prize...



Creative Sparks set to fly across the city

Issued:10/05/10

The work of a silversmith who blasts his creations with a shotgun, a dissolvable wedding dress and a kitchen in a box are among the unique and innovative...



Dissolvable gown is fit for unlikely marriage

Issued:07/05/10

There are often tears at weddings but you'd need to be careful if you wore one of these creations as they dissolve when they come into contact...



Age needn't be a barrier to later sporting success

Issued:04/05/10

Sport is often considered to be a young person's game but a leading professor says changes in training methods could propel older athletes back...



Research highlights importance of reporting lung cancer...

Issued:26/04/10

A new method of reporting lung cancer symptoms early and reducing the risk of the disease becoming fatal has been devised by Sheffield Hallam University.The...



Exploring ways of recruiting therapy radiographers

Issued:23/04/10

A Sheffield Hallam University academic is set to tackle a national shortage of therapy radiographers treating cancer patients after receiving an award...