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Adversity rather than cooperation is behind the large human brain, according to new research from the University's School of Biology.

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The University will host a week of First World War community events as part of the wider WW1 Scotland and UK centenary commemorations.

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Superman’s ability to shoot laser beams from his eyes has come a step closer to reality, thanks to discoveries made by a University research team.

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The University has been ranked number one in Scotland and one of the top five leading universities in the UK in the Complete University Guide 2019.

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“Promoting inclusivity and fairness is my highest priority.” Sally Mapstone, Principal and Vice-Chancellor

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For over 40 years the University has supported various LGBT groups at St Andrews who work to promote equality for all staff and students.

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