Astronomy and Cosmology at Durham University – Dr Chichuan Jin
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Astronomy and Cosmology at Durham University – Dr Chichuan Jin

Former Durham PhD student Chichuan Jin talks about his time at the University and his research work. Jin, who is now a researcher in the National Astronomical Observatories of China, Chinese Academy of Sciences, is a core member of the Einstein Probe mission which will look for black holes hidden in the centre of galaxies. He…
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Women in sport at Durham

I’m Ho Chi, a 1st-year Chemistry PhD student at Hild Bede, following on from a 4-year MChem degree, this is my 5th year here in Durham! Sport has played a big part in my university life as I’ve been actively involved with both college and University level badminton throughout my degree. Not only have I enjoyed the…
A short overview of the UARCTIC Network and the opportunities it offers for Arctic researchers
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A short overview of the UARCTIC Network and the opportunities it offers for Arctic researchers

Cover shot – A view of Nuuk, October 2017 What is the UARCTIC? When I started studying the Arctic Region and its indigenous peoples, I had little knowledge about its features and peculiarities. After moving to Rovaniemi at the end of 2016, I started to acquire a better understanding of the European Arctic, but I did…