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Careers / Employment - 30.05.2018
Young migrants and refugees optimistic despite discrimination
Results from the first census of young Australians from refugee and migrant backgrounds are in, revealing a mixed picture of optimism and belonging, against a backdrop of ongoing discrimination.

Medicine / Pharmacology - Life Sciences - 30.05.2018

Astronomy - Earth Sciences - 29.05.2018
Red Planet rover set for extreme environment workout
Red Planet rover set for extreme environment workout
A representative model of the ExoMars rover that will land on Mars in 2021 is beginning a demanding test campaign that will ensure it can survive the rigours of launch and landing, as well as operations under the environmental conditions of Mars. ExoMars is a joint endeavour between ESA and Roscosmos, with the Trace Gas Orbiter already at Mars and beginning its science mission to look for atmospheric gases that may be linked to active geological or biological processes.

Life Sciences - Computer Science / Telecom - 29.05.2018

Astronomy - Life Sciences - 29.05.2018
The International Space Station goes under the microscope
A Cardiff University academic has spent two years embedded with the teams working on the International Space Station (ISS) programme to compile the most comprehensive study of its work.

Mathematics - Event - 29.05.2018
Sir Andrew Wiles appointed first Regius Professor of Mathematics at Oxford
Oxford mathematician Sir Andrew Wiles, renowned for his proof of Fermat's Last Theorem, has been appointed by Her Majesty the Queen to be Oxford's first Regius Professor of Mathematics.

Administration / Government - 29.05.2018

Medicine / Pharmacology - Physics / Materials Science - 29.05.2018
Engineers design color-changing compression bandage
Engineers design color-changing compression bandage
Compression therapy is a standard form of treatment for patients who suffer from venous ulcers and other conditions in which veins struggle to return blood from the lower extremities.

Environment / Sustainable Development - 29.05.2018
Construction delays make new nuclear power plants costlier than ever
The cost of building new nuclear power plants is nearly 20 per cent higher than expected due to delays, a new analysis has found.

Medicine / Pharmacology - Careers / Employment - 29.05.2018
MIT-Tufts collaboration aims to advance translational research
MIT-Tufts collaboration aims to advance translational research
A new collaboration between MIT and Tufts Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) aims to accelerate device development for clinical studies. The T.5 Capacity in Medical Devices Program, co-led by Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES) Director Elazer R. Edelman, will focus on the early yet critical stage of translational science, when a medical device or diagnostic tool is still in its prototype stage.

Social Sciences - Medicine / Pharmacology - 29.05.2018
Ground-breaking research to examine suicide risk in men
Suicide is the leading cause of death in young and middle-aged men in most Western countries including the UK.

Medicine / Pharmacology - Innovation / Technology - 29.05.2018

Medicine / Pharmacology - Administration / Government - 29.05.2018
Research impact: Budget funds kids’ injury prevention plan
The Federal Budget has committed funding to create a national injury prevention plan following research and advocacy efforts by University of Sydney scholars and the Child Injury Prevention Alliance.

Medicine / Pharmacology - Event - 29.05.2018

Medicine / Pharmacology - Life Sciences - 29.05.2018
Phase III IMpower130 study showed Roche’s Tecentriq (atezolizumab) plus chemotherapy (carboplatin and Abraxane) helped people with metastatic non-squamous NSCLC live significantly longer compared to chemotherapy alone
Phase III IMpower130 study showed Roche's Tecentriq (atezolizumab) plus chemotherapy (carboplatin and Abraxane) helped people with metastatic non-squamous NSCLC live significantly longer compared to

Environment / Sustainable Development - Life Sciences - 29.05.2018
Crowdfunding supports biodiversity conservation around the world
Crowdfunding supports biodiversity conservation around the world
Crowdfunding is helping to protect endangered species such as the African elephant, the black rhinoceros and the Bornean orangutan. A University of Queensland-led study has revealed the practice is funding conservation worldwide, including in countries with high global conservation priorities, such as Indonesia and Costa Rica.

Literature / Linguistics - 29.05.2018
On Memorial Day, Let’s Prove Gen. Logan Wrong
What are you planning to do this Memorial Day? What is the day for? Why was it created? Despite a long tradition of public promises that those who give their lives fighting for their families, cities and countries will live on in communal memory, human hearts and minds can stand only so much.

Law / Forensics - Art and Design - 29.05.2018
Berkelium, Californium, Lawrencium? Peregrine name finalists chosen
Berkelium, Californium, Lawrencium? Peregrine name finalists chosen
Hundreds of bird enthusiasts have taken to UC Berkeley's Facebook and Twitter to suggest names for the three peregrine falcon chicks that hatched on the campus's Campanile last month.

Social Sciences - 28.05.2018
Out in the Cold or One of the Gang: Initial Contacts Set the Scene
Ostracism or social exclusion within a group serves to discipline disagreeable, awkward, or freeloading members and thus promote cooperation - at least this was the assumption of previous research in this field.

Medicine / Pharmacology - Social Sciences - 28.05.2018
Patient-reported outcomes tool revealed significant improvement in symptom frequency and quality of life domains with Entresto
Novartis International AG: Patient-reported outcomes tool revealed significant improvement in symptom frequency and quality of life domains with Entresto Overall summary score was also significantly higher for Entresto patients than for patients not taking Entresto, as measured by the 12-item Kansas City Cardiomyopathy Questionnaire (KCCQ-12) These improvements were reported early by Entresto patients, with a median follow-up time of 32 days 21&

Medicine / Pharmacology - Innovation / Technology - 28.05.2018
EPFL projects make it past the first round to becoming FET Flagships
Two projects coordinated by EPFL - the Time Machine and Health EU - have made it into the second round of the selection process to become FET Flagships.

Life Sciences - Medicine / Pharmacology - 28.05.2018

Medicine / Pharmacology - 28.05.2018

Environment / Sustainable Development - 28.05.2018

Media - 25.05.2018
Berkeley prof gets first-hand taste of fake news
Berkeley prof gets first-hand taste of fake news
Yuriy Gorodnichenko wants you to know that he appreciates the irony of his paper on how political information spreads across Twitter becoming a victim of..

Medicine / Pharmacology - Environment / Sustainable Development - 25.05.2018
Could a little-known virus become the next global pandemic?
A recent outbreak of Nipah in South India has renewed interest in the virus, which has a mortality rate of up to 70 percent and has no vaccine or cure.

Physics / Materials Science - Microtechnics / Electroengineering - 25.05.2018
Turning up the heat on thermoelectrics
Turning up the heat on thermoelectrics
Imagine being able to power your car partly from the heat that its engine gives off. Or what if you could get a portion of your home's electricity from the heat that a power plant emits' Such energy-efficient scenarios may one day be possible with improvements in thermoelectric materials - which spontaneously produce electricity when one side of the material is heated.

Architecture - Social Sciences - 25.05.2018
GLOBAL DEMANDS - Architectural research in a globalised world
GLOBAL DEMANDS - Architectural research in a globalised world
Whether in the sphere of architecture critique or on the market of speculative real estate investment, architecture is increasingly becoming the subject of global circulation.

Earth Sciences - 25.05.2018

Astronomy - Environment / Sustainable Development - 25.05.2018

Astronomy - Media - 25.05.2018

Medicine / Pharmacology - 25.05.2018
Taking the embarrassment out of health problems
We humans seem to have a nearly universal need to avoid embarrassment. It could be something as simple as mispronouncing a word or tripping as you walk along a crowded sidewalk.

Careers / Employment - Politics - 25.05.2018
The spies who loved him – what do real intelligence officers think of James Bond?
As a new art exhibition opens at Bletchley Park celebrating the James Bond series and exploring Bond creator Ian Fleming's links to the secret world of intelligence and espionage, two University of Warwick academics reveal what real spies think of Fleming's famous creation.