Friday 24th March 2017,

UK News

Yorkshire Water To Offer Free Talks At UK Schools

Yorkshire Water To Offer Free Talks At UK Schools

Young Academic is delighted to bring you news of a fantastic initiative from Yorkshire Water. The UK water specialists are offering schools a free talk or workshop to teach pupils how some poorer countries still don’t have access to safe water and sanitation. The talks form part of the water company’s ‘Big Wish for Ethiopia’ [...]

December 5, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

Unbelievable News – The UK Just Got Better For You!

Unbelievable News – The UK Just Got Better For You!

With all of the recent uncertainty following the UK vote for Brexit it is easy to become distracted from the fact that country remains a fantastic destination for international students from around the Globe. It continues to provide truly amazing opportunities and experiences to visitors and citizens alike. And now, in a very positive way [...]

August 23, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

Survive The Zombie Apocalypse!

Survive The Zombie Apocalypse!

The dead walk! Perhaps not…but it’s always good to be prepared. With TV shows and films like AMC’s The Walking Dead and Pride and Prejudice and Zombies gripping the public, those who aren’t prepared for an apocalypse might find themselves becoming a zombie’s dinner! If you want to outlast the zeds, you’ll need to know [...]

April 28, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

Friday Infographic: Mini Motors – The Rise of the Small Car

Friday Infographic: Mini Motors – The Rise of the Small Car

Morning Folks! As you know, we are suckers for a good infographic here at Young Academic and Friday’s have become the customary time for us to publish our latest graphics. We have been a little quiet of late with all the great student news and opinion pieces we are sure you have been enjoying, however [...]

March 18, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

Van Monster Reveals Who the Man With a Van Really Is!

Van Monster Reveals Who the Man With a Van Really Is!

Van Monster recently launched a survey to find out who the man with a van really is — and the results are in. The survey, which was completed by van drivers, asked a number of questions relating to motoring, expenses and work, as well as more light-hearted topics such as what they listen to and [...]

February 22, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

National Survey Prompts Random Acts Of Kindness At Work

National Survey Prompts Random Acts Of Kindness At Work

A survey released today, suggests that younger workers may be suffering from too much ‘Britishness’ as they hide their talents under a bushel whilst their more mature colleagues shout about their successes from the rooftops, according to the UK’s leading training provider Pitman Training. In their ‘Britishness at Work’ survey Pitman Training explored whether the [...]

February 16, 2016 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

How To Choose Bar Stools Size: Width And Height Standards

How To Choose Bar Stools Size: Width And Height Standards

How to choose bar stool size will mostly depend on your available room space. All in all, your primary considerations should be width and height — after you determine optimal measurements for those, you will quickly find just the right bar stool size for your room, no matter if it is a kitchen or a [...]

December 23, 2015 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

Gifts For the Quintessential British Gentleman

Gifts For the Quintessential British Gentleman

Finding a gift for the quintessential British gentleman can be tough. With his refined taste and penchant for luxury, socks simply won’t cut it this year. If you’re struggling to buy for the lord of the manor, take a look at our selection of timeless gifts below: Hand-built watches Few gifts can wow as much [...]

December 11, 2015 Charles F.H. Whitworth UK News 0

Family Man Gets Researcher’s Vote for Top English Monarch

Family Man Gets Researcher’s Vote for Top English Monarch

Military successes overseas, domestic calm, but the creator of the Order of the Garter’s biggest achievement ...was a doting dad [...]

October 30, 2015 Charles Whitworth UK News 0

The Evolutionary Psychology Behind the Terrorist

The Evolutionary Psychology Behind the Terrorist

Charles Darwin’s theories on the evolution of species can also be used to gain an understanding of the development and functioning of the human mind, especially decision-making – including the psychological factors that lead to violent terrorism. This is explored in a new book co-edited and written by Dr Jason Roach, who is Reader in [...]

October 13, 2015 Charles Whitworth UK News 0