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07 September 2009
Scientists from Aberdeen University, including one of the Nuffield Foundation's Oliver Bird Rheumatism Programme's PhD students, have discovered a new way in which cells that destroy bone can be controlled. The University of Aberdeen...
26 August 2009
More teenagers are studying science beyond GCSE level thanks to a course designed by University of York and Nuffield Foundation experts. A new survey shows schools using the Twenty First Century Science GCSE curriculum are experiencing much...
29 July 2009
Parents of teenagers are doing a good job, and poor parenting is not the reason for the increase in problem behaviour amongst teenagers, a new briefing paper published today by the Nuffield Foundation reveals. Research undertaken by a team led...
23 July 2009
In 2008 nearly 110,000 students, some 15% of the age cohort, gained a GCSE or equivalent qualification in Applied Science. Five years earlier the number was less than 20,000. This substantial rise has received little public or policy attention....