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Articles by University of Bristol

A 5,000-Year-Old Egg Hunt

by University of Bristol
Research using state-of-the-art scanning electron microscopy reveals surprising complexity of ancient ostrich egg trade

Animal Embryos Evolved before Animals

by University of Bristol

When and how animal ancestors made the transition from single-celled microbes to complex multicellular organisms has been the focus of intense debate

Soft Skin-Like Robots You Can Put in Your Pocket

by University of Bristol

New advance could create new thin and light robots for environmental monitoring and deployment in hazardous environments, robot grippers for delicate objects, and new wearable technologies

Artificial Skin Creates First Ticklish Devices

by University of Bristol

The Skin-On interface, developed by researchers at the University of Bristol in partnership with Telecomm ParisTech and Sorbonne University, mimics human skin in appearance but also in sensing resolution

'Dragon Eggs' Hatched to Monitor Volcanic Activity

by University of Bristol

The University of Bristol is pioneering the monitoring of volcanic activity by developing a cutting-edge measurement system that can withstand the harsh conditions around the heart of an active volcano