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Exeter remains one of the best universities in the world

  The University of Exeter has retained its position as one of the best universities in the world, according to the latest influential rankings. The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) […]

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Astronaut to be Exeter Uni Hon Prof

From Exeter University: Dr Mike Barratt has orbited our planet 202 times, travelling 5.3 million miles in 307 hours. From 1995 to 1998 he served as Medical Operations Lead for […]

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Stare that gull in the eye and save your snack

From University of Exeter: University of Exeter researchers put a bag of chips on the ground and tested how long it took herring gulls to approach when a human was […]

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Traffic collision, Exeter

At approximately 4.50pm on 2nd August, police received a report of a collision involving one vehicle and a pedal cyclist in an unnamed country lane in the hamlet of Netherexe, […]

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Exeter researcher wins award at international dementia conference

An Exeter researcher has won an award at an international Alzheimer’s conference, in recognition of his work in contributing to possible new treatments for symptoms of neurodegenerative disease. Dr Byron […]

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Exeter research suggests women prefer more athletic men

From University of Exeter: Top male biathletes are more attractive to the opposite sex, according to a new study by scientists at the universities of Exeter and Bristol. This result, say the […]

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Exeter man sentenced for Synagogue arson and terrorism offences

From Devon & Cornwall Police: A man has been given an indefinite hospital order after pleading guilty to arson and two charges under the Terrorism Act following a hearing at […]

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Hundreds of sharks and rays have become tangled in plastic waste says Exeter research

From Exeter University: Hundreds of sharks and rays have become tangled in plastic waste in the world’s oceans, new research shows. University of Exeter scientists scoured existing published studies and Twitter for […]

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University of Exeter shows Quorn promotes post-exercise muscle building better than some animal proteins

A study from the University of Exeter has found that mycoprotein, the protein-rich food source that is unique to Quorn products, stimulates post-exercise muscle building to a greater extent than […]

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Unprovoked attack in Exeter City Centre

From Devon & Cornwall Police: Police have appealed for information over an unprovoked assault in Exeter city centre. Officers are investigating after an 18-year-old woman was pulled to the floor by her […]

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