University of Portsmouth

Teaching Excellence Framework Results: It Is Time To Stand Up For Quality Teaching - Every University Should Be Going For Gold

Graham Galbraith | Posted 26.06.2017 | UK
Graham Galbraith

The release of the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) has been met with mixed reactions. The new scheme was set up to recognise excellent teaching an...

Sexual Harassment By Staff At Universities At 'Epidemic Levels'

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

Sexual harassment on campus by university staff is at “epidemic levels”, a stark new report has revealed, with almost 300 allegations made in the ...

Limpet Teeth Are Stronger Than Kevlar

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.02.2015 | UK Tech

The simple Limpet might not realise it, but its teeth contain the strongest material in the natural world. Researchers at the University of Portsmo...

One Month to Go!

James Saward-Anderson | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Sport
James Saward-Anderson

I only have one month to go before my next epic fitness challenge. On 18 September at Portsmouth University Freshers Fair I will be attempting to Row 50km, Run 50km and then stair climb up and down a 50 meter building 100 times all in under 14 hours!

Human Body Contains Tiny Batteries 3D Map Reveals

PA | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK Tech

Scientists have developed a 3D map of tiny "batteries" in the body which they believe will lead to a "significant breakthrough" in predicting and trea...

Poor Young Men ' More Stigmatised Than Mentally Ill'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK

Young men from poor backgrounds who have committed petty crimes are stigmatised more than the mentally ill, according to new research. Young men fr...

Bomb Sight Map Of The Blitz Unveils Scale Of London's Darkest Hours

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK Tech

An interactive map of every recorded bomb site during World War II has taken the web by storm. Bomb Sight is a website and Android app which collat...