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Marine Biology: Estuary field trip

Our Colchester campus is right on the doorstep of the Colne/Blackwater estuary, giving our Marine Biology students the opportunity to learn and research alongside their lecturers, and develop skills for their future career.

Food for thought: Improving yield in food resources
Professor Christine Raines

As a biology student, Christine was fascinated by time lapse photography of plants in response to their environment and this motivated her research interests into photosynthesis and on improving yield in food resources like wheat.

Biomedical Science: Daniel's Essex experience

Daniel tells us about his Masters in molecular medicine. Researching how diseases interact with the body, at a molecular level, and the possibility of finding cures, is part of his dissertation project.

Marine Biology: Underwater lecture in Indonesia

In this first ever underwater University lecture video Professor David Smith explains to students about the effect of climate change on coral reefs at the Wakatobi Marine National Park in Indonesia. Here is a chance to see some of the beautiful biodiversity and endangered corals.