New £580k EPSRC camouflage grant7 January 2015Innes Cuthill, Nick Scott-Samuel and Roland Baddeley (both Experimental Psychology) have been awarded an EPSRC grant of £590k for "The Camouflage Machine: optimising patterns for camouflage and visibility".
Sophie Nedelec wins Alumni Foundation Student Award19 December 2014Sophie Nedelec has won an Alumni Foundation Student Award in recognition of her outstanding contribution to public engagement and widening participation, especially among school children, throughout her time in Bristol.
Distance-dependent defensive coloration17 December 2014A new study by Bristol University's CamoLab shows that animal camouflage and warning colours can be combined to send different information to predators at different distances.
Electric Bees at Great British Bioscience Festival27 November 2014Last weekend, thousands of visitors flocked to the Great British Bioscience Festival to discover how bioscience fuels us, feeds us and keeps us healthy. Twenty interactive exhibits from across the UK fascinated and inspired visitors, as they had the chance to conduct their own experiments, play games and even walk through a giant colon.