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Law - History / Archeology - 29.05.2020

Palaeontology - Earth Sciences - 29.05.2020
When Somerset lay beneath the sea
When Somerset lay beneath the sea
The evidence consists of limestone pebbles that carry borings made by molluscs as well as oysters. These pebbles were torn up from the underlying Carboniferous limestone which formed the basic landscape all over Somerset and across the Severn Estuary to South Wales.

Pedagogy - Career - 29.05.2020
Childcare in lockdown: women do more, but baby steps are being made towards equality
Although the burden is falling disproportionately on women, many families are experiencing a more equal share of the childcare thanks to home working.

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 29.05.2020
Solar Orbiter to pass through the tails of Comet ATLAS
The European Space Agency's Solar Orbiter, which carries instruments proposed, designed and built at UCL, will cross through the tails of Comet ATLAS during the next few days in a chance encounter flagged to ESA by a team from the UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory (UCL MSSL).

Economics / Business - 29.05.2020
TUM + FAU: Bavaria combines forces in hydrogen research
State government presents Bavarian hydrogen strategy The Bavarian government officially presented its hydrogen strategy in Nuremberg on Friday.

Health - Life Sciences - 29.05.2020

Health - 29.05.2020
Imperial develops coronavirus outbreak simulation tools for 137 countries
Imperial develops coronavirus outbreak simulation tools for 137 countries
Imperial have developed coronavirus outbreak simulation tools for 137 countries to help healthcare services plan their response to the pandemic.

Health - Architecture - 29.05.2020
Structural changes: How the pandemic could influence architecture
Disease has often driven change in architecture and design. Cities cleared slums and opened up public spaces in response to the bubonic plague, and widened boulevards and added indoor plumbing due to yellow fever and cholera.

Health - Social Sciences - 29.05.2020
Just over half of adults strictly sticking to lockdown guidelines as confidence in government falls
Strict adherence to Government Covid-19 lockdown guidelines and overall confidence in government are at all-time lows, according to UCL's Covid-19 social study of over 90,000 adults during the coronavirus epidemic.

Social Sciences - Psychology - 29.05.2020
Social Science in the Time of COVID: A Conversation with Ralph Adolphs
At a Glance Leadership President Provost Board of Trustees Legacy History & Milestones Historic Awards & Honors Caltech Archives Interactive History Map News Publications This is Caltech Calt

Health - Mathematics - 29.05.2020
¤16.5m for Münster University research projects: Twofold success
¤16.5m for Münster University research projects: Twofold success
A great success at the University of Münster: The German Research Foundation (DFG) will be providing 6.5 million euros to fund the new Collaborative Research Centre (CRC) “Geometry: Deformations and Rigidity” at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science.

Economics / Business - 29.05.2020
Economy expected to improve but remain distressed
Following April's record one-month decline, consumer confidence inched upward in May by an insignificant amount, according to the University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 29.05.2020
Daya Bay Reactor Experiment Continues to Generate Data
Daya Bay Reactor Experiment Continues to Generate Data
Experiment: Daya Bay reactor neutrino experiment About: The Daya Bay reactor neutrino experiment is designed to measure the properties of ghostly particles called neutrinos, and more specifically reactor-produced antineutrinos. Location: Daya Bay Nuclear Power Plant complex, Shenzen, China. Role: Berkeley Lab's Kam-Biu Luk, co-spokesperson for the Daya Bay experiment, leads U.S. participation in the experiment.

Chemistry - Materials Science - 29.05.2020
Wanted: The best Storage Battery
Wanted: The best Storage Battery
The demand for batteries to store renewable energy will grow drastically in the coming years. Could we develop more sustainable technologies to save precious natural resources, besides the familiar lithium-ion batteries?

Environment - Materials Science - 29.05.2020
Fresh Breeze for Ecology and Economy
Fresh Breeze for Ecology and Economy
The Solar Impulse Foundation is looking for 1000 solutions that will boost the economy - and protect the environment at the same time.

Materials Science - Chemistry - 29.05.2020
Europe's Response to Elon Musk
Europe’s Response to Elon Musk
Over the next four years, five research institutes and six industrial companies from seven European countries will work together to find solutions for the next generation of lithium-ion batteries.

Economics / Business - Social Sciences - 29.05.2020

Environment - Economics / Business - 29.05.2020

Economics / Business - Computer Science - 29.05.2020

Economics / Business - Health - 28.05.2020
To reopen cities during pandemic, focus on neighborhoods
With unemployment rising to its highest rate since the Great Depression and labor participation plummeting, many local government leaders in the United States have taken steps to reopen their cities-w

Health - Pharmacology - 28.05.2020
UChicago partners on effort to pair public with researchers in fight against COVID-19
The University of Chicago has joined eight top universities and hospitals in launching a movement and free tool to match the public with health research opportunities that need volunteers in the hunt

Pharmacology - Health - 28.05.2020
Immunotherapy for bowel cancer could change clinical practice
A large international trial involving UCL and UCLH has found that pembrolizumab, a form of immunotherapy, more than doubled the 'progression free survival' time of patients with a specific subtype of advanced bowel cancer, when compared with chemotherapy. 'Progression free survival' is the length of time during and after the treatment of a disease, such as cancer, that a patient lives with the disease but it does not get worse.

Social Sciences - Economics / Business - 28.05.2020

Health - Social Sciences - 28.05.2020
UCLA creates multilingual website for coronavirus information
All content Arts + culture Environment + climate Faculty + staff Health + behavior Nation, world + society Science + technology Students + campus University news UCLA in the community UCLA 100 UCLA M

Health - 28.05.2020
Forecasting a Pandemic
Infectious disease modeler predicts how interventions limit spread of COVID-19 in San Diego, including as part of campus Return to Learn program A student participates in the UC San Diego Return to Learn Program.

Life Sciences - History / Archeology - 28.05.2020
Material and genetic resemblance in the Bronze Age Southern Levant
Material and genetic resemblance in the Bronze Age Southern Levant
Different "Canaanite" people from the Bronze Age Southern Levant not only culturally, but also genetically resemble each other more than other populations.

Pedagogy - 28.05.2020

Health - 28.05.2020
And wellbeing bounce back during coronavirus crisis
And wellbeing bounce back during coronavirus crisis
Government measures to arrest the economic impact of COVID-19 have helped stop further job losses and declines in working hours, new ana lysis from T he Australian National University (ANU) shows. The steadier jobs outlook has also boosted Australians' sense of wellbeing. The analysis builds on a first - of - its - kind longitudinal ANU survey in April , which showed more than 670, 000 Australians had lost their jobs due to the crisis - an unprecedented drop in employment.

Media - 28.05.2020
Social media executive order: U-M experts can discuss
On: on on Facebook on edIn EXPERTS ADVISORY The University of Michigan has experts who can comment on the regulation of media and an expected executive order from President Trump targeting media companies.

Innovation - 28.05.2020
An EPFL lab designs new wooden pews for the Lausanne Cathedral
An EPFL lab designs new wooden pews for the Lausanne Cathedral
The Canton of Vaud has selected a technology developed by EPFL's IBOIS Laboratory for the construction of new pews for Lausanne's Cathedral of Notre Dame.

Health - Politics - 28.05.2020

Life Sciences - Environment - 28.05.2020
New degree programs at TUM
New degree programs at TUM
The Technical University of Munich (TUM) is launching two new bachelor's and five new master's programs in the 2020/21 winter semester.

Physics - Materials Science - 28.05.2020
Rice U. physicist Ming Yi wins coveted Moore Foundation grant
Rice U. physicist Ming Yi wins coveted Moore Foundation grant
EPiQS award will support high-risk, high-reward experiments on quantum materials To the quantum materials in her lab, Rice University experimental physicist Ming Yi is a real pest.

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