Formation of human tissue to improve drug testing and reduce animal research
Innovative three dimensional (3D) cell culture technology is giving scientists the ability to grow realistic human tissues for more effective drug testing while reducing the need for animal research.
Durham’s cosmology research lights up London
Research by Durham University scientists into the evolution of galaxies will light up London as part of a major festival.
Philanthropist, filmmaker and children's champion receive honorary degrees
A leading philanthropist, a pioneering filmmaker and a children’s champion were awarded honorary degrees as thousands of students graduated from Durham University.
Work to begin on new colleges and student facilities
Work to develop new college and student facilities at Durham University will begin within weeks.
|more||Reveal contents of a file|
|less||Similar to more, but faster|
|man COMMAND||Show manual pages for "COMMAND"|
|rm||Remove a file|
|mv||Move a file|
|gedit||A simple text editor|
|chmod||Change read and write permissions of files (see man pages)|
|top||Lists running processes|
|tar xzf filename.tar.gz||Extract 'filename.tar.gz' into current directory|
|ssh -X firstname.lastname@example.org||Log in to department from outside computer. To login to ITS space replace 'turing' with 'vega'|
|sftp email@example.com||Transfer files to and from department computer|