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Computer Science - Linguistics / Literature - 17.12.2019
Online hate speech could be contained like a computer virus, say researchers
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Economics / Business - Career - 17.12.2019
Stanford economist Bert Hickman dies at 95
Stanford economist Bert Hickman dies at 95
Bert George Hickman, Jr., a professor of economics, emeritus, at Stanford University, died Nov. 23, 2019, at the age of 95.

Career - 17.12.2019
ETHZ: administrative investigation concluded
The administrative investigation into allegations in the Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering has shown that no laws were broken, although pressure was exerted on some doctoral students through employment contracts and there were errors in how some employment contracts were drawn up.

Mechanical Engineering - Transport - 17.12.2019

Environment - Economics / Business - 17.12.2019
EPIC launches effort to study energy and environmental challenges in China
Over the past 30 years, China has harnessed inexpensive, reliable energy to fuel history's most remarkable economic expansions, lifting hundreds of millions of people out of poverty and transforming the global economy.

Health - Media - 17.12.2019
UCL is second in the world for ’most talked about’ research
UCL has been ranked second in the world for scientific research which has generated the most public attention and discussion, according to the Altmetric Top 100 released today.

Environment - Economics / Business - 17.12.2019

Health - Social Sciences - 17.12.2019
Swiss Support to Healthcare Provision in Romania
Swiss Support to Healthcare Provision in Romania
From 2012-2019, Swiss TPH collaborated with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) to assist in the Romanian integration process into the EU in the area of health systems strengthening.

Career - 17.12.2019
Evaluating the risks posed by deepfakes
EPFL's International Risk Governance Center (IRGC) has published one of the first comprehensive overviews of both the risks posed by deepfakes and the potential responses to them. The study aims to serve as a primer for countering the threat posed by deepfakes. A few weeks ago, French charity Solidarité Sida caused a sensation when it published a fake yet highly realistic video of Donald Trump proclaiming "AIDS is over" as part of an awareness-raising campaign.

Astronomy / Space Science - 17.12.2019
Five cool things about our Cosmology & Astronomy research
Research at Durham isn't just confined to life here on Earth. From learning about quasars to understanding the Cosmic Web, our cosmologists and astronomers are helping to unravel the mysteries of the universe. We're involved in some of the world's biggest projects to develop new telescopes that will give us an even clearer picture of space.

Psychology - Life Sciences - 17.12.2019
Mothers’ and babies’ brains ’more in tune’ when mother is happy
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Social Sciences - 17.12.2019
A new online resource maps the use of Scots across Scotland
A new online resource maps the use of Scots across Scotland
Would you say I like they trainers' Have you ever heard anyone say I div like a good story? And might you say You're after locking us out? All these expressions come from dialects of Scots spoken across Scotland, but where exactly can you hear them? To answer this question, a project team led by the University of Glasgow travelled the length and breadth of Scotland, visiting nearly 150 communities, from Shetland in the north to Stranraer in the south.

Social Sciences - Life Sciences - 17.12.2019
Collective Memory Shapes the Construction of Personal
Collective Memory Shapes the Construction of Personal
For sociologists, our individual memories are shaped by the collective memory of our community. Until now, this phenomenon had never been studied at the neurobiological level.

Environment - Life Sciences - 17.12.2019
Limiting the loss of nature
Limiting the loss of nature
With only about half of Earth's terrestrial surface remaining as natural vegetation, a University of Queensland-led team has proposed an international goal to halt its continued loss. The team, led by Professor Martine Maron , examined how a global goal of ‘no net loss' of natural ecosystems could work, where some nations seek net increases in over-depleted natural vegetation, while recognising that for others, limited further losses of ecosystems might be unavoidable.

Mathematics - 17.12.2019
Dismal math results can’t be ignored
Australian school students' poor performance in mathematics could harm the economy and the next generation's job prospects, according to a University of Queensland researcher.

Law - Social Sciences - 17.12.2019

Environment - 17.12.2019
Wildfire's impact on water quality
Wildfire’s impact on water quality
Stanford hydrologist Newsha Ajami, an appointee to California's regional water quality board, discusses how wildfires affect water quality, and how we can better prepare for and react to the challenges.

Health - Environment - 17.12.2019
A closer look at the diabetes disaster
A closer look at the diabetes disaster
In a new book, Amy Moran-Thomas examines how diabetes is reaching epidemic levels in countries across the world.

Agronomy / Food Science - Social Sciences - 17.12.2019

Social Sciences - Career - 17.12.2019
Quebec government gearing up to face income inequality head on
Channels McGill University News and Events Fonds de recherche de Quebec teams up with several provincial ministries to fund research into policies limiting income inequality, to be headed by a McGill

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 17.12.2019
Holey Corona! Sun-grazing spacecraft pries solar secrets loose
In December 2019 physicists wowed the solar physics world with the first results from NASA's Parker Solar Probe spacecraft, which has swooped closer to the sun than any other human-made object-just half Mercury's distance. Launched in August 2018, the probe seeks to solve the two biggest mysteries of the solar corona.

Social Sciences - Career - 17.12.2019
How should society face income inequality?
Channels McGill University News and Events Fonds de recherche de Quebec teams up with several ministries to fund research into policies limiting income inequality, multidisciplinary team to be headed

Environment - 17.12.2019
Degraded soils mean tropical forests may never fully recover from logging
Degraded soils mean tropical forests may never fully recover from logging
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Mathematics - Computer Science - 17.12.2019

Materials Science - Chemistry - 16.12.2019
Oil-catching sponge could soak up residue from offshore drilling
Oil-catching sponge could soak up residue from offshore drilling
An oil-catching sponge, developed at the University of Toronto and Imperial, could help thwart water contamination from offshore oil drilling. Drilling and fracking for oil under the seabed produces 100 billion barrels of oil-contaminated wastewater each year by releasing tiny oil droplets into surrounding water.

Environment - Life Sciences - 16.12.2019
Resident orcas’ appetite likely reason for decline of big Chinook salmon
A young southern resident killer whale chases a Chinook salmon in the Salish Sea near San Juan Island, Washington, in September 2017.

Computer Science - Innovation - 16.12.2019
European hub for data and information technologies
European hub for data and information technologies
TUM and SAP seal research and development partnership with construction of new building on the Garching Campus The Technical University of Munich (TUM) and SAP SE are launching a long-term research partnership at the Garching Campus to jointly advance the technological revolution of digitization.

Innovation - Economics / Business - 16.12.2019
"100 women and 1000 more": Jeanne Mengis
Seminario IdEP "Raising the Full Retirement Age: Defaults vs Incentives", Stefan Staubli Faculty of Economics Functional Synthesis with Examples Faculty of Informatics Visiting Alumni: Valeria Croce,

Life Sciences - Innovation - 16.12.2019
A new NCCR dedicated to the origins and future of language
A new NCCR dedicated to the origins and future of language
The Swiss National Science Foundation will support a new NCCR, "Evolving language", led by the Universities of Geneva and Zurich.

Environment - Social Sciences - 16.12.2019

Health - Life Sciences - 16.12.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 16.12.2019

Economics / Business - 16.12.2019
Will measure how much the music industry is worth to Scotland's economy
Will measure how much the music industry is worth to Scotland’s economy
Research will measure how much the music industry is worth to Scotland's economy A new partnership of academics and music industry professionals is set to map and measure the impact of the music industry on Scotland, it was announced today.

Pharmacology - Health - 16.12.2019
Novartis provides update on LUSTER Phase III studies in patients with uncontrolled GINA 4/5 asthma
Patients & Caregivers Healthcare Professionals Society & ESG Pooled analyses of LUSTER 1 and 2 did not support further development of Fevipiprant in asthma as a primary indication   Fevipipra

Chemistry - Life Sciences - 16.12.2019

Pharmacology - Health - 16.12.2019

Chemistry - Event - 16.12.2019

Computer Science - Innovation - 16.12.2019
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