Skip to main content
What makes us happy? How did ancient Britons develop their societies? Can we predict our political future? Have you ever pondered these questions? We get to the heart of these questions and we encourage our inquiring minds in the pursuit of knowledge to the highest research standards. Our academics research issues affecting the ordinary and extraordinary aspects of everyday life. Within the Knowledge Centre you'll discover articles that answer our most pressing questions, provoking debate and offering insight into academic life here at Warwick. Look out for articles on our Twitter and Facebook pages, and join the debate.

Diamonds are for everything

A diamond is a rare and precious find which has been treasured by humans for thousands of years. It’s the gift of love; a luxury product; an iconic badge of the glamourous. Or is it more important than that? Researchers at the University of Warwick, are proving that a diamond is much more than just a sparkly bauble.

Diamonds