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war is a man's game

Why war is a man’s game

The near absence of women from the battlefield throughout history could ultimately all be down to chance, say St Andrews researchers.

15 August 2018Research

News from St Andrews

Steve Reicher, Wardlaw Professor in the School of Psychology and Neuroscience, has been awarded the 2018 Harold Lasswell Award.

6 July 2018

Ancient rugby rivals, the Universities of St Andrews and Edinburgh, will go head to head in the world’s oldest varsity match.

3 August 2018

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Innovative diagnostic test for tuberculosis could save millions of lives

Medical research charity LifeArc and the University Infection Group will partner up to develop a molecular diagnostic test for TB.

7 August 2018Research

Encountering Scotland: Photographs of migrant experiences in Fife

Food, calmness and happy people are some of the subjects represented in a new photography exhibition at the University of St Andrews’ Bell P

2 August 2018Local community

Crail to St Andrews shared path vision a step closer

Communities from St Andrews to Crail celebrate £39k award to investigate a new off-the-road cycle and walking path along the route.

2 August 2018Local community

A decade at the top for Scotland’s first university

St Andrews is top in the UK for student academic experience, according to the results of The National Student Survey 2018.

27 July 2018Student experience

Coupled with light – two particles are better than one

Researchers have found a way to trap two miniscule spinning particles, offering fascinating insights into the world around us.

25 July 2018Research