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History / Archeology - 08.07.2019
Archaeologists explore fate of Waterloo wounded
A team of military veterans and serving personnel, led by professional archaeologists, are about to begin excavating at the site of Wellington's Field Hospital on the world-famous battlefield of Waterloo in Belgium. The charity Waterloo Uncovered will this week begin to explore the farm buildings of Mont St Jean, where thousands of wounded soldiers received primitive first aid during the battle of 1815, which ended in the crushing defeat of Napoleon.

Computer Science / Telecom - 07.07.2019

Health - Life Sciences - 05.07.2019
Major donation to accelerate neurodegenerative disease research at Imperial
Major donation to accelerate neurodegenerative disease research at Imperial
The £1.63M gift from Lily Safra and the Edmond J. Safra Foundation will support fellowships for rising stars in Parkinson's Disease research The Edmond and Lily Safra Fellowship will o

Life Sciences - 05.07.2019
Citizen scientists wanted to record sightings of mammals by waterways across the UK
Members of the public are being asked to record sightings of mammals by waterways across the UK, in an effort to help with future conservation efforts.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 05.07.2019

Astronomy / Space Science - 05.07.2019

Materials Science - 05.07.2019
How a tiny bug inspires surfaces that don’t get wet
A tiny bug is the inspiration for research that could one day provide clean water or help ships sail more efficiently.

Innovation / Technology - Health - 03.07.2019
Future of tech revealed in Design Engineering showcase | Imperial News | Imperial College London
Future of tech revealed in Design Engineering showcase | Imperial News | Imperial College London
Design Engineering students are giving a glimpse into the future of technology and design in their end of year showcase.

Health - Career - 03.07.2019
Blood pressure drug linked with increased risk of bowel condition
MPs representing the APPG on Vaccinations for All visited the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) Human Immunology Laboratory (HIL). The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) Chair Dr Philippa Whitford was joined by fellow MPs Stephen Crabb and Bambos Charalambous at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital last Thursday, as well as colleagues from RESULTS UK , an advocacy group which supports the work of the APPG.

Event - Business / Economics - 03.07.2019
Imperial academic co-chairs World Economic Forum in China
Imperial academic co-chairs World Economic Forum in China
Imperial engineer Dr Enass Abo-Hamed co-chaired the World Economic Forum in China this week. Dr Abo-Hamed, a Royal Academy Enterprise Fellow from the Department of Earth Science, played a vital role in shaping the agenda of the Annual Meeting of the New Champions in Dalian.

Linguistics / Literature - 03.07.2019

Health - Linguistics / Literature - 02.07.2019

Administration - 02.07.2019
Shortfall in public finances in Wales due to lower revenues, report finds
The state of Wales' public finances will be discussed today (2 July) by experts from Cardiff University's Wales Governance Centre.

Life Sciences - 01.07.2019
Scientists identify possible source of the 'Uncanny Valley' in the brain
Scientists identify possible source of the ’Uncanny Valley’ in the brain
For a neuroscientist, the 'Uncanny Valley' is an interesting phenomenon Fabian Grabenhorst Sign up to receive our weekly research email Our selection of the week's biggest research news and features direct to your inbox from the University of Cambridge.

Environment - 01.07.2019

Music - 01.07.2019
Tasting words and seeing music in colour...synaesthesia comes to Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition
Tasting words and seeing music in colour...synaesthesia comes to Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition
Experts in synaesthesia and people with the condition themselves will be coming to the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition from 1-7 July.

Earth Sciences - 01.07.2019
The great Bristol shake off - making our world earthquake safe
Can fake earthquakes help safeguard nuclear reactors against natural disasters' Visitors to this year's Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition will be given the opportunity to find out for themselves thanks to research from the University of Bristol, in collaboration with EDF Energy. Members of the public will be able to explore the interactive exhibit at the free festival to celebrate the most exciting cutting-edge science and technology in the UK, running in London from Monday 1 to Sunday 7 July.

Linguistics / Literature - 01.07.2019

Law / Forensics - 01.07.2019
How unwanted sexual images are shattering lives
Imagine if you had a sexual image of yourself shared online without your consent. Sadly, this happens all too often and can be absolutely devastating for the victim.

Health - Social Sciences - 01.07.2019
Some children are more likely to suffer depression long after being bullied
Some young adults who were bullied as a child could have a greater risk of ongoing depression due to a mix of genetic and environmental factors according to a new study from the University of Bristol. Researchers wanted to find out what factors influenced depression in young adults between the ages of 10 and 24 and why some people responded differently to risk factors such as bullying, maternal postnatal depression, early childhood anxiety and domestic violence.

Innovation / Technology - Business / Economics - 28.06.2019

Physics - Innovation / Technology - 28.06.2019

Materials Science - Business / Economics - 28.06.2019

Health - Social Sciences - 28.06.2019
Preventing podo: Researchers discuss aims to eliminate devastating condition in new podcast
Gail Davey, Professor of Global Health Epidemiology at Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS), and Melanie Newport, Professor of Infectious Diseases and Global Health at BSMS, have discussed their efforts to eliminate podoconiosis (podo), the little known but devastating, neglected tropical disease, in a new podcast.

Pharmacology - Administration - 28.06.2019
Sussex Drug Discovery Centre appoints Professor Jeffrey Hill as new Director
Professor Jeffrey Hill has been appointed as the new Director of the Sussex Drug Discovery Centre ( SDDC ) within the School of Life Sciences.

Religions - 28.06.2019
Prophet and Loss: How the local strength of faith can impact a company’s ethical behaviour
Companies are less likely to engage in unethical accounting practices when their headquarters are in areas of high religious observance, new research by academics at the universities of Sussex and East London has revealed.

Psychology - 28.06.2019
This Sussex Life: Natalie Bowling, Research Fellow -
This Sussex Life: Natalie Bowling, Research Fellow - "Some people can ’inhabit’ other people’s bodies"
University of Sussex psychologist Dr Natalie Bowling will be explaining the unusual phenomenon of mirror-touch synaesthesia at The Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition in London, July 1-7.

Physics - 27.06.2019
Machine Learning helps solve a puzzle of how strongly interacting electrons behave at atomic level
A team of scientists from the Universities of Oxford, Cornell and San Jose State, collaborating across theoretical and experimental physics and computer science, have developed and trained a new Mach

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