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Environment - Social Sciences - 03.09.2021

Criminology / Forensics - 03.09.2021
PNG's private security industry could improve public safety
PNG’s private security industry could improve public safety
A new report from researchers at The Australian National University highlights the vital role private security plays in ensuring public security across Papua New Guinea.

Health - Psychology - 03.09.2021
Improved mental health support for frontline workers urgently needed
Frontline healthcare workers need a range of 'flexible', 'easily accessible' and 'consistent' psychological support to overcome the significant mental health burden resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic, finds a new study of NHS and community-based staff, led by UCL researchers.

Research Management - Health - 03.09.2021
Open access is revolutionizing access to research
Open access is revolutionizing access to research
SUMMER SERIES: HOW SCIENCE WORKS In the 1990s, the internet upended the scientific publication process. Today, it's the whole culture of research that's changing. The COVID-19 pandemic sent shock waves around the world in the spring of 2020. It also unveiled deep underlying societal and cultural trends.

Music - Linguistics / Literature - 03.09.2021

Computer Science - Campus - 03.09.2021
How Human Problem-Solving Can Inspire Better AI Scheduling
Carnegie Mellon University SURF research considers how people plan their day to create more efficient calendar management tools When scheduling an appointment, Carnegie Mellon University junior Elchanan Haas said most people make decisions quickly.

Social Sciences - Linguistics / Literature - 03.09.2021

Health - Social Sciences - 03.09.2021
Texas’ near-total abortion ban: U-M experts can discuss
EXPERTS ADVISORY Margo Schlanger , the Wade H. and Dores M. McCree Collegiate Professor of Law, is a leading authority on civil rights issues and civil and criminal detention.

Career - Campus - 02.09.2021
Ronald Ehrenberg wins career award
The Association for the Study of Higher Education gave ILR School Professor Ronald Ehrenberg its 2013 Howard Bowen Distinguished Career Award in St. Louis, Mo.

Chemistry - 02.09.2021
Go-ahead for technology user center in Bavaria
TUM expanding hydrogen research The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is delighted that a Hydrogen Technology User Center (WTAZ) in Pfeffenhausen, near Landshut, has now been greenlighted.

Research Management - 02.09.2021

Event - Linguistics / Literature - 02.09.2021

Health - 02.09.2021
Research explores impact on informal carers who nursed people who died at home during first wave of COVID-19 pandemic
Informal carers in the Midlands who looked after people that died from a terminal illness at home during the COVID-19 pandemic are being asked to take part in a research project funded by Marie Curie and led by theUniversity of Birmingham .

Environment - 02.09.2021
Air pollution laws are falling short, reveals UN report
A third of the world's countries have no legally mandated outdoor (ambient) air quality standards, according to a UN report co-authored by a UCL academic. The report - the first-ever assessment of air quality laws and regulations by the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) - found that, where such laws do exist, standards vary widely and are often less ambitious than World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines.

Health - Psychology - 02.09.2021
Self-interest promotes contract tracing using smartphones
Self-interest promotes contract tracing using smartphones
Why do people install a coronavirus warning app on their cell phone - or not? Researchers of the Department of Economic Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology of the University of Basel investigated.

Research Management - 02.09.2021

Research Management - 02.09.2021

Environment - 02.09.2021
Grim warning for Aussie species in conservation checklist
Grim warning for Aussie species in conservation checklist
The first comprehensive list of the threats to Australia's most endangered plants and animals reveals blunt news about the future for some of the country's favourite species.

Health - Materials Science - 02.09.2021

Environment - Life Sciences - 02.09.2021

Pedagogy - Social Sciences - 02.09.2021

Linguistics / Literature - 02.09.2021

Sport - 02.09.2021
Tactile holograms are a touch of future tech
A piece of science fiction technology could be one step closer to reality with a new development in haptic holograms. The idea of haptic, or touchable, holograms is familiar to millions from its appearance in sci-fi favourites like Star Trek's holodeck, where characters can interact with solid-seeming computer simulations of people, objects and places.

Social Sciences - 02.09.2021

Health - Materials Science - 02.09.2021
Three Monash academics nominated finalists for the 2021 prestigious Eureka Prizes
Three Monash University research projects across two categories including technology and leadership have been named as finalists in the 2021 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.

Health - Materials Science - 02.09.2021
Four Monash projects nominated finalists for the 2021 prestigious Eureka Prizes
Four Monash University research projects across three categories including technology, infectious disease and leadership have been named as finalists in the 2021 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.

Environment - Innovation - 01.09.2021
A carbon-neutral response to rising electricity demand
A carbon-neutral response to rising electricity demand
Many everyday activities rely on electricity. As we look to 2050, this dependence is set to increase, with demand for electricity in Switzerland likely to rise to 50 percent. The increased demand can only be met by transforming the energy system. Switzerland has set itself the goal of ending its greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

Health - Pharmacology - 01.09.2021
’No need to panic’ about viral variant found in South Africa
Scientists in South Africa have discovered a new viral variant of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.
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