Podcast

Podcast: Insurers using computer modelling to identify ‘risky clients’

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Terry McClure, who is studying for an MA in Risk, Health and Public Policy, explains how some insurance companies are using computer modelling and information about people’s lifestyle choices found on the internet to evaluate health-related risks.  This could largely [...]

Podcast: Restoring brownfield land sustainably

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This podcast from ROBUST features Dr Karen Johnson, one of the leaders of the project.  In this instalment, Karen introduces different aspects of the project including how to remediate brownfield land using recycled minerals known as manganese oxides left from [...]