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Life Sciences - Oct 18
The first farmers who arrived into Europe had company when they travelled out of the Near East during the Neolithic expansion. Along with many other plants and animals, they also brought their dogs. The international collaboration conducted by researchers at École Normale Supérieure of Lyon, the University of Oxford, the National History Museum and the University of Rennes, has revealed that dogs have quite literally been man's best friend, from as far back as 9,000 years ago.
Social Sciences - Oct 17

Oxford University has been ranked as the world's best institution for Social Sciences teaching and research for the second consecutive year in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Business - Oct 16

The Oxford Cultural Leaders programme is helping museum heads around the world to innovate in the face of challenges facing the arts sector.

Administration - Oct 15

Professor Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President of Nigeria, has visited the African Studies Centre (the Centre), at the Oxford School of Global and Area Studies , Oxford University.

Life Sciences - Oct 12

Oxford scientists report exciting new insights into the structure and function of the brain using genetic information and detailed brain images from UK Biobank.

Music - Oct 17

The University of Oxford is today releasing a set of sample interview questions from tutors who conduct Oxford interviews.

History - Oct 15

A radical new approach combining archaeology, genetics and microscopy can reveal long-forgotten secrets of human diet, sanitation and movement from studying parasites in ancient poo.

Environment - Oct 12

Well-balanced and predominantly plant-based diets can lead to improved nutrient levels, reduce premature deaths from chronic diseases by more than 20%, and lower greenhouse gas emissions, fertilizer application, and cropland and freshwater use, globally and in most regions, a new study reports.

Administration - Oct 11

Dr Claire Craig CBE has been elected Provost of The Queen's College, Oxford.





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