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The double burden of childhood malnutrition
21-June-2017

Professor Terrence Forrester, an expert in childhood malnutrition, warns that the first 1,000 days are among the most important in children’s lives, and more needs to be done to ensure that they get optimal nutrition during this critical period.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
Spotting dodgy statistics and debunking “killer toast”
21-June-2017

People should be more sceptical about data cited in news reports, and scientists need to do a better job of communicating their research results, says Sir David Spiegelhalter, a British statistician and expert in risk communication.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA
 
QU research shows prevalence of microplastics within the Gulf seawater
20-June-2017

Researchers in Qatar have documented the first evidence for the prevalence of microplastics within the Gulf seawater, specifically in the marine waters of Qatar.

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Contact: Abdel Magid Hamouda Institution: Qatar University
 
Lost Your Appetite? Try Inviting Yourself to Dinner
9-June-2017

Researchers at Nagoya University reveal that eating in front of a mirror—or even with a picture of yourself eating—makes food more appealing.

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Contact: Koomi Sung Institution: Nagoya University
 
THE and PolyU co-host Innovation & Impact Summit Powering Universities’ Economic and Social Impact through Innovative Research and Teaching
1-June-2017

The Summit, a key celebratory event of PolyU’s 80th anniversary held from 31 May to 2 June, also features inspiring keynote speeches from pioneers in world-renowned organisations and enterprises in the innovation and technology sector.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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