News & Events
The University of Warwick Book Festival 2014
Michael Morpurgo and Tony Mendez confirmed for
University of Warwick Book Festival,
due to take place on campus on 17-18 May 2014.
Thu 17 Apr '14
The search for a true monetary value of a life
Key milestone for brown fat research with a ground-breaking MRI scan
The first MRI scan to show ‘brown fat’ in a living adult could prove to be an essential step towards a new wave of therapies to aid the fight against diabetes and obesity.
Warwick honorary degrees for leading environmental lawyer, UN adviser and award winning US playwright, and Monash University's Vice-Chancellor
A leading environmental lawyer, an award winning US Playwright, the Vice-Chancellor of Monash University, and a UN adviser and academic who coined the “Doyle’s law” theory (that liberal democratic states do not go to war with each other), are to receive honorary degrees from the University of Warwick 2014 summer graduation ceremonies.
Fri 11 Apr '14
Plants evolve ways to control embryo growth and development
A new generation of high yield plants could be created following a fundamental change in our understanding of how plants develop.
Thu 10 Apr '14
Warwick engineers unveil new motor for Silverstone competition
Engineering Students from the University of Warwick are launching this year’s race car, the WR4, for the 2014 Formula Student competition.
Podcasts and Video
Distinguished Lecture Series: Professor Richard Ellis
|Sport at Warwick
A video showcasing some of the sports on offer at Warwick
Interview with Dr Oliver Sacks
The latest blogs from Warwick academics
Perspectives from Warwick's research community
Blogs on higher education from Warwick Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor Nigel Thrift
Warwick Knowledge Centre
Child-ready schools, not school-ready children
What's the future of “good quality” childcare in England?
More Pixels, More Pleasure?
Does higher resolution equal a better gaming experience and more pleasure for the gamer?
Life as an Astronomer
Professor Don Pollacco from the Department of Physics talks about his role and the possibility of finding another habitable environment outside of our solar system.