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The Brain Games at the National Eisteddfod 2016

Posted on 11th August 2016 by

Thousands of people came through the doors of the science pavilion over the 8 days of the festival enjoying the multitude of activities on offer. Uniquely, our activities where both inside and outside the pavilion with the BrainDome (a huge one-of-a-kind inflatable brain) and Colour Confusion Stroop mat proving very popular on the lawn whilst
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Bees Open Day

Posted on 20th July 2016 by

15 July 2016, 11:00 – 16:00 Cardiff University’s School of Pharmacy opened its doors to students, parents, and the wider public to highlight the School’s innovative work on bees and pollinators. The School’s researchers are working with bee keepers from across Wales to isolate novel antibacterial compounds capable of treating antibiotic-resistant hospital ‘super bugs’. The
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Soapbox Science 2016

Posted on 4th June 2016 by

Two members of staff from our School, Dr Emma Lane and Dr Polina Prokopovich, joined a variety of female speakers from across Wales for the Soapbox Science Event. Dr Emma Lane, Cardiff University “How to mend a broken brain” Dr Polina Prokopovich, Cardiff University “Nanotechnology enhanced orthopedic implants fight infection” Dr Lane said: “I’m really excited to be
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Bee friendly planting at Redwood

Posted on 6th April 2016 by

PHRMY has secured some funding and the help of the Wildlife and Conservation Society to put some bee friendly plants around the Redwood Building both to support our pollinators and represent the science that is carried out in PHRMY. We are scheduled to carry this out on the 21st April between 14.30 and 17.30. If any
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STEM activities at Tongwynlais primary School

Posted on 23rd March 2016 by

Dr Polina Prokopovich and Dr Stefano Perni from Cardiff University visited Tongwynlais Primary School on 16th March 2016 for their British Science Week along with other visitors to inspire the whole school to find out more about Science. Dr Perni is a Post-doctoral Research Associate and Dr Prokopovich is a Lecturer in the School of
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The Brain Games

Posted on 23rd March 2016 by

Dr Emma Lane and the team attended the Brain Games at the National Museum of Wales, Cardiff on Sunday 13th March 2016. It was a huge success this year with over 3500 people through the doors of the museum and over 500 children taking part in the activities. It was great fun for all the family. Aimed
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