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Project articles - Biological and Marine Sciences

Possible preventive obesity measures for consideration in Labrador Retrievers Canis lupus familiaris according to veterinarian and owner opinions, Sophie Bannister, p. 1-15.

Nitric oxide mediated vasodilation: Effects of inhibition of the mitochondrial electron transport chain, Euan Gunn, p. 16-31.

Investigating the relationship between non-vascular epiphytes and age structures within phorophytes on Quercus robur and Pinus sylvestris, at Dundreggan, Scotland, Jessica Jaffa, p. 32-71.

Expression of Protease-Activated Receptor 3 in the Trigeminal and Dorsal Root Ganglion of adult rats using immunohistochemistry, Joshua Press, p. 72-85.

Project articles - Engineering

The effect of the probiotic Pediococcus acidilactici on the gut microbiota ecology of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss Walbaum) analysed using DGGE, Alice Anderson, p. 119-136.

Osmotic regulation of the amphipod Gammarus chevreuxi (Sexton, 1912), Sam Houston, p. 104-118.

Project articles - Psychology

An investigation into the relationship between an individual’s level of hypnotic suggestibility and their ability to engage in ideomotor action, Laura-Jayne Bellerby, p. 119-136.

The working class heroes: analysing hegemonic masculinity in occupational reality TV, Nathan Blair, p. 137-160.

The effects of focus of attention when imitating a professional darts player, Matthew Goodhead, p. 161-176.

At arm’s length: competing and complementary mechanisms, Amanda Hyne, p. 177-203.

The effect cognitive load has on eye blinking, Hayley Ledger, p. 206-223.

The effects of self-efficacy on pro-environmental intentions, Kerrie Payne, p. 224-238.

The effect of induced incidental disgust on attitudes towards physical disabilities: does intergroup disgust sensitivity moderate? Elaine Squires, p. 239-255.

Social Exclusion: the effects of non-mimicry on self-esteem, need to belong and sociability, Elizabeth Templeman, p. 256-271.

The effects of mental imagery on implementation intentions: specifically in regards to exercise goal achievement, Nathan Trethewey, p. 272-288.

Project articles - Geography, Earth & Environmental Sciences

A study evaluating what best inspires visitor behaviour and attitude changes in zoos, with a small botanical garden comparison: addressing zoos' educational and subsequent conservation values, Sophie Lancaster, p. 289-331.

School Project: Determining the predominant learning style from the VAK learning styles model in KS2 to enhance environmental education, Connie Land, p. 332-362.

Literature reviews

The habitat preferences of web building spiders, Nicola Glover, p. 363-375.

The therapeutic effects of honey, Annie Knight, p. p.376-385.

A critical evaluation of the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum: an example of things to come? Philip Martin, Stephen Grimes (Associate Professor), Hayley Manners (PhD Student), Malcolm Hart (Emeritus Professor), p. 386-397.

Key factors that influence breeding performance in raptors, James Paviour, p. 398-411.

The dorsal organ: what is it and what is it for? Stuart Robertson, p. 412-422.

Visitor effects on zoo animals, Camille Sade, p. 423-433.

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