University of Rochester

Alien Star Passed Close To Our Sun Just 70,000 Years Ago

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 19.02.2015 | UK Tech

An ancient, alien star passed through our solar system just 70,000 years ago, astronomers have discovered. The rogue star came five times closer to...

The New Metal That Could Make Your Phone Toilet-Proof

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Tech

University scientists have created a brand new metal that is so water repellent it causes liquid to bounce off it like a ball. The university's opt...

Playing Games DOES Make You More Intelligent

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Tech

A study seems to have finally proven the theory that playing action games like 'Halo' can make you gooder at thinking and stuff like that. The new...

WATCH: Fake Professor Fools Entire Class Of University Students

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Comedy

Picture the scene. You're a student, waiting for your first chemistry lecture of the term to begin. When onto the stage walks your chemistry profe...

Online Dating Encourages ‘Shopping Mentality’

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Online dating has not only shed its stigma but could be killing the romance of dating by making singletons more selective and superficial with a 'shop...