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04 Aug 2015

The Open University wins grant to create a new National Centre for Policing Research and Professional Development

The Open University has been awarded £1.36m of funding over 19 months from the Police Knowledge Fund, a joint initiative between The...  read more

Research
31 Jul 2015

ROSETTA MISSION: OU’s Ptolemy finds organic compounds on comet

Comet on 28 March 2015 – NavCam mosaic

Scientists at The Open University (OU) have published their first findings from Ptolemy, their gas analysis instrument on the Rosetta spacecraft’s lander...  read more

Research
16 Jul 2015

MCT to launch a National Centre of Excellence with the Science and Technology Facilities Council

The OU and STFC ISIS Facility MOU

The Faculty of Maths, Computing and Technology (MCT) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Science and Technology Facilities Council...  read more

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UPWARDS - a cutting-edge new project for global understanding of Mars  09 Jul 2015
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The Open University hosts International Conference on Technology Policy, and Innovation  12 Jun 2015
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Best-loved toys are the ones children humanise, OU research reveals  04 Jun 2015
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Research from The OU Business School reveals why organisations should tap into the values of employees  15 May 2015
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€15 million boost for European astronomy  06 May 2015
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Flagship project aims to unleash the potential of the UK’s historic religious buildings  20 Apr 2015
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Personal qualities are more important than gender in support services for vulnerable young men, Open University research concludes  26 Mar 2015
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Research on changing London borough reveals mixed reception for gentrification by its young inhabitants  10 Mar 2015
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OU awarded funds to build remote-access laboratories  23 Feb 2015
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Dust to dust: a disintegrating rocky exoplanet could unlock secrets to how our solar system was formed  17 Feb 2015
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Research reveals the pain and relief of ‘Losing Political Office’  10 Feb 2015
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OU Rosetta scientists collaborate with international fragrance-maker Givaudan to apply mission know-how to the analysis of scents  09 Feb 2015
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Rosetta Mission: new results reveal comet 67P is an ‘icy dirtball’ covered in ‘goose bumps’  23 Jan 2015
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New research compares inequalities in UK’s child safeguarding systems  22 Jan 2015
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Early bird or night owl? New free psychology app analyses brain performance  15 Jan 2015
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New Academy to Help Europe Meet Big Data Skills Gap  09 Jan 2015
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Policy Makers Must 'Get Religion' To Prevent Violence  05 Jan 2015


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