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woman coughing into sleeve

A team at the University of Edinburgh is investigating the science behind the ancient practice of nasal irrigation and gargling and whether it could protect public health during Covid-19. We talked to the team’s researchers to find out more.

Our widening participation projects are helping to open doors to all sectors of society – a core element of the University’s ethos.

The humble sea cucumber is helping villagers in Madagascar secure a better future – and reaping huge benefits for the area’s marine biodiversity.

Bilingual family

The Bilingualism Matters research centre is showing that the ability to speak more than one language has many benefits beyond communication.

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