How much does your virtual reality headset know about your life?
Oct. 15, 2020 • ~5 min
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Musicians, historians and literary scholars hope to find a soundtrack to the world of the Vikings.
Aug. 18, 2020 • ~4 min
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A cost-effective phone-based system developed by a Cambridge researcher and her Ugandan colleagues to support HIV patients has been rapidly adapted by the team
July 22, 2020 • ~5 min
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The device managed to pump oxygenated blood into both organs in a world-first procedure.
March 23, 2020 • ~3 min
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The landscape of the illegal drug trade changes constantly, particularly amid the current opioid crisis. Law-enforcement officers regularly find or confiscate pills, powders, and other substances and need to know their composition as quickly as possible to determine legal charges and sometimes to issue lifesaving warnings. Carfentanil is a case in point. This cousin to […]
Nov. 13, 2019 • ~7 min
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Largest study yet to compare protected with “matched” unprotected land finds “significantly higher” increases in human pressure – primarily through agriculture – in protected areas across the tropics.
Oct. 28, 2019 • ~5 min
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