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Environment Mar 14
A growing network of lakes on the Greenland ice sheet has been found to drain in a chain reaction that speeds up the flow of the ice sheet, threatening its stability.  - Researchers from the UK, Norway, US and Sweden have used a combination of 3D computer modelling and real-world observations to show the previously unknown, yet profound dynamic consequences tied to a growing number of lakes forming on the Greenland ice sheet.
Physics Mar 13

Researchers have developed a super-thin, non-toxic, lightweight, edible ultra-white coating that could be used to make brighter paints and coatings, for use in the cosmetic, food or pharmaceutical industries.

Physics Mar 12

A new study published today suggests that how empathic we are is not just a result of our upbringing and experience but also partly a result of our genes.

Medicine Mar 5

A rare mineral with potential industrial and medical applications has been discovered on alpine plants at Cambridge University Botanic Garden.

Philosophy Feb 28

Powerful AI needs to be reliably aligned with human values. Does this mean that AI will eventually have to police those values' Cambridge philosophers Huw Price and Karina Vold consider the trade-off between safety and autonomy in the era of superintelligence.

Literature Mar 13

The story surrounding the oldest written document at one of the world's great research libraries has been unravelled in a new film.

Medicine Mar 12

Over a half of stroke patients require a degree of help with taking medicine and a sizeable minority say they do not receive as much assistance as they need, according a study published today in the journal BMJ Open .

Physics Mar 5

Researchers from the UK and Denmark have developed a new method to predict the physical stability of drug candidates, which could help with the development of new and more effective medicines for patients.

Earth Sciences Feb 27
Earth Sciences

What connects a series of volcanic eruptions and severe summer cooling with a century of pandemics, human migration and the rise and fall of civilisations' Tree rings, says Ulf Büntgen, who leads Cambridge's first dedicated tree-ring laboratory at the Department of Geography.

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