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A researcher from the University showing a brain scan

Research sheds new light on impact of diabetes on the brain

17 April 2014 Our researchers have discovered diabetic nerve damage causes more harm in the brain than previously thought, shedding new light on the disease.

Understanding diabetes
A swarm of robots grouping objects together

Simplicity is key to co-operative robots

17 April 2014 We’ve developed a way of making hundreds – or even thousands – of tiny robots cluster to carry out tasks without using any memory or processing power.

Harnessing machines

Ground breaking #weareinternational campaign attracts 100th supporter

10 April 2014 Our campaign to highlight the crucial value of international students has now been backed by 100 universities, education institutions and international organisations.

Protecting international students
A selfie picture taken by an international student and a home student at the University of Sheffield

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Vladimir Putin has changed the meaning of ‘Russian’ according to one of our political researchers.

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