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Media - Jul 20
A new report from the Oxford Internet Institute (OII) at Oxford University has found that despite efforts to combat computational propaganda, the problem is growing at a large scale. The manipulation of public opinion over social media platforms has emerged as a critical threat to public life.
Medicine - Jul 20

Three researchers from Oxford University have received prestigious awards from the Royal Society in recognition of their work in the fields of science and medicine.

Medicine - Jul 18

A global review involving almost 20 million people has shown that having diabetes significantly raises the risk of developing cancer, and for women the risk is even higher.

Innovation - Jul 13

The awards, which will be held on an annual basis, seek to recognise and celebrate exceptional research-led innovations and products at all University levels that are having societal impact.

Medicine - Jul 13
Medicine

About one billion people worldwide take regular aspirin, usually to prevent heart attacks or strokes.

Social Sciences - Jul 20

Eight Oxford University academics have been elected as 2018 Fellows of the British Academy for their stand-out research in the humanities and social sciences.

Innovation - Jul 13

The awards, which will be held on an annual basis, seek to recognise and celebrate exceptional research-led innovations and products at all University levels that are having societal impact.

Astronomy - Jul 13

Data gained from a giant telescope in South Africa will help to shape our understanding of the universe and how stars and galaxies are formed.

Law - Jul 12

Tributes have been paid to Professor Barbara Harrell-Bond OBE, Emerita Professor and founding Director of the Refugee Studies Centre (RSC) at Oxford University, who died on Wednesday 11 July 2018.





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