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Campus - Art and Design - 10.06.2021

Health - 10.06.2021
New report examines why people with learning disabilities continue to die prematurely
People with learning disabilities continue to die prematurely - and although there are some early signs of improvements, there are still considerable differences compared to the general population, according to a new report published today.

Health - Life Sciences - 10.06.2021
Why heart patients should avoid cream cake
Why heart patients should avoid cream cake
Study examines the influence of rumenic acid on heart muscle fibers. Stand: 10.06.2021 Cardiovascular diseases are the most common cause of death in Germany. Important triggers for this are stress, lack of exercise and an unhealthy diet. Now a research team led by Dietmar Manstein, Director of the Institute of Biophysical Chemistry at Hannover Medical School (MHH), has discovered another reason why people with heart problems should avoid butter, cream cake or roast lamb: They contain rumenic acid, a trans fatty acid found in cow's milk products and the meat of ruminants.

Pedagogy - 10.06.2021
'Mars Mission' attracts more than 700 students from around the world
’Mars Mission’ attracts more than 700 students from around the world
The R2T2 Mars Mission is an educational project developed at EPFL for grade-school and high-school classes that use the Thymio robot.

Computer Science - Campus - 10.06.2021

Psychology - Health - 10.06.2021
Trouble sleeping? Cognitive impairment more likely later in life
Trouble sleeping? Cognitive impairment more likely later in life
If you're having trouble falling asleep, problems remembering or concentrating are likely to occur more than a decade later, according to new University of Michigan research.

Social Sciences - Career - 10.06.2021
Brown Institute for Media Innovation announces Magic Grant winners
Stanford graduate students are among recipients of grants aimed at fostering new tools and modes of expression.

Innovation - Environment - 10.06.2021
NEST to open its virtual doors
The research and innovation building NEST of Empa and Eawag can now be visited virtually at any time and from anywhere in the world.

Social Sciences - 10.06.2021

Innovation - Physics - 10.06.2021
The CNRS at VivaTech: from basic research to Deeptech
The CNRS at VivaTech: from basic research to Deeptech
O Technology transfer for research is one of the missions of the CNRS. With nearly 100 start-ups created per year, and over 7,000 families of active patents, 1,300 active licenses, and more than 170 joint laboratories with companies, the CNRS is a major actor in French Deeptech.

Criminology / Forensics - 10.06.2021
Freie Universität Strongly Refutes Baseless Allegations by Götz Aly
The university has responded to the human remains recovered through archaeological excavations on campus with dignity and transparency No 110/2021 from Jun 10, 2021 Following an article by Götz Aly i

Environment - Life Sciences - 10.06.2021
High-Performance Computing, Ecology Experts Team Up to Ease Study of Wildlife Movements
NSF funds efforts by San Diego Supercomputer Center, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance and ASU to create new Spatial Ecology Gateway The title of an Old West anthem and a Disney film, "Home on the Range" loosely describes the work of spatial ecologists.

Campus - Computer Science - 10.06.2021
’It Feels like I’m Talking into a Void’: How Do We Improve the Virtual Classroom?
New UC San Diego research examines faculty and student attitudes towards online learning and possible avenues for improvement.

Astronomy / Space Science - Campus - 10.06.2021

Campus - Health - 10.06.2021

Campus - 10.06.2021

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 10.06.2021
Parno To Build Neutrino Detector Module With DOE Research Award
Carnegie Mellon University Diana Parno, an assistant professor of physics at Carnegie Mellon University, was awarded a five-year Department of Energy (DOE) Early Career Research Award in High Energy Physics to build a neutrino detector that will help to make more accurate measurements of neutrinos.

Event - Administration - 10.06.2021

Health - Social Sciences - 10.06.2021
Urgent support needed for unpaid carers
COVID-19 has exacerbated the challenges experienced by unpaid carers, cutting them off from important sources of support, a report from Cardiff University says.

Health - 10.06.2021
People with ’healthy obesity’ are still at increased risk of disease
A new study published in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes [EASD]) reveals that having a normal metabolic profile does not mean that a person with obesity

Politics - 10.06.2021

Health - 10.06.2021
UCL and WHO scientists urge nations to collaborate for vaccine equity
Leading UCL academics joined Dr Soumya Swaminanthan, the World Health Organisation's (WHO) Chief Scientist for this year's UCL-Lancet lecture in a seminal event to discuss the role of science in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Politics - Linguistics / Literature - 10.06.2021

Environment - 10.06.2021
Texas must address groundwater future, says Baker Institute expert
Texas must address groundwater future, says Baker Institute expert
Long-term water security is essential for the future of Texas, and the state acutely needs a common law system that can balance world-scale agricultural activity, industrial development and urban gro

Transport - 10.06.2021
Virtual demo of Mcity’s test concept for highly automated vehicles
See how the methodology works as a Level 4 AV must safely navigate seven scenarios that commonly lead to crashes EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: 10-11 a.m. June 17, 2021 (journalists are welco

Transport - 10.06.2021
Bird-like wings could help drones keep stable in gusts
"3D morphing" wings could help small aircraft safely navigate windy urban streets and land with shorter approaches Wings that can vary their shapes as freely as birds' wings could have advantages for

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 10.06.2021
Cause, scope determined for deadly winter debris flow in Uttarakhand, India
Cause, scope determined for deadly winter debris flow in Uttarakhand, India
The Uttarakhand region of India experienced a humanitarian tragedy on Feb. 7, 2021, when a wall of debris and water barreled down the Ronti Gad, Rishiganga and Dhauliganga river valleys. The event began when a wedge of rock carrying a glacier broke off of a steep ridge in the Himalayan mountain range.

Campus - Research Management - 09.06.2021