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You are invited to participate in an online survey to share your experiences of how the Covid-19 ‘lockdown’ since 23 March is impacting on your research, and the likely impact if social distancing in the workplace is required in the months ahead.

29-05-2020
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The Near East was a crossroad for the ancient world’s greatest civilizations, and invasions over centuries caused enormous changes in cultures, religions and languages. However, a new study of the DNA of ancient skeletons spanning 4,000 years has revealed that most of these changes had no lasting effect on the genetics of the local population...

29-05-2020

UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) invites applications for individuals from any discipline wishing to spend up to 36 months (full or part time) on secondment in the biomedical sciences sector.

29-05-2020
Professor James Wood

“Cambridge’s infectious diseases community is making a huge contribution to tackling the pandemic,” says Professor James Wood. He leads several large-scale programmes at the University that rely on his research expertise: infectious diseases that jump from animals to humans. This is, he says, a research area that was ‘colossally neglected’...

29-05-2020
blocks of wood falling like dominoes: Business change management during the coronavirus crisis

The coronavirus crisis is taking no prisoners as it decimates large swathes of the economy.

29-05-2020
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Children at a loose end this afternoon?  Join the #LOCKJAM half term school disco - your kids have great (virtual) fun and you help raise money for freelance musicians and sound crews out of work due to Covid-19.

28-05-2020
Broadband UK Broadband Speed test screen

 BroadbandUK's updated Broadband Speed Test records very high value speed tests.

28-05-2020

Darktrace, the world’s leading Cyber AI company, announced that Evolution Metals Corp. (EMC), an environmentally-responsible mining and refining company, has selected Darktrace to protect its critical minerals supply chain from email attacks.

28-05-2020
Stuart Wilkinson

The East of England recorded a 11% increase in FDI projects in 2019, from 36 to 40 in the last 12 months, according to the EY 2020 UK Attractiveness Survey which launched today.

28-05-2020
  Professor Andrew Fabian  Credit: Sam Fabian

Professor Andrew Fabian from Cambridge's Institute of Astronomy has been awarded the 2020 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics, one of the world's most prestigious science prizes.

28-05-2020
  Students in class in Burkina Faso  Credit: Global Partnership for Education

Millions of the world’s poorest children are leaving school without mastering even basic levels of reading or maths because of an overlooked pattern of widespread, wealth-based inequalities in their countries’ education systems, new research suggests.

28-05-2020
Chris Pickard (L) and Joy Skipper

A social enterprise which brings together artisan and small food producers from around the UK into a central website has won Anglia Ruskin University’s Big Pitch 2020 competition.

28-05-2020
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Team Consulting's Cara Cooper takes a look at the medical devices that aren't designed to blend in...

27-05-2020
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The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill was published and had its first reading in Parliament on 20 May 2020. Saffa Mir of Hewitsons talks about the implications for charities.

27-05-2020
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Two major infrastructure schemes that will transform sustainable travel for thousands of people across the region will be considered by the Greater Cambridge Partnership’s (GCP) Executive Board next month.

27-05-2020
Bicycle leaning against a wall in Cambridge

The Greater Cambridge Partnership has revealed how it will support efforts to make it safer for people to cycle and walk around Greater Cambridge during the Covid-19 pandemic.

27-05-2020
CfBI Innovation Summit moves online

The Cambridge Innovation Summit  2020, organised by the city-based Centre for Business Innovation (CfBI), goes online this year, with the headline theme of Artificial Intelligence.

27-05-2020
Katherine Hague has been made a senior associate

Law firm Hewitsons has promoted three high-flying lawyers from its private wealth team, based in Cambridge.

 

27-05-2020
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The Cambridge Index jumped 1812 points or 8.6% to close at 22773.8, as eight of the top ten Index heavyweights posted weekly gains to their share prices.

27-05-2020
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The thousands of people who took part in a recent consultation on the future of Greater Cambridge are being thanked by councils – as a report published on Friday (22 May) sets out that the consultation ‘reached more residents than ever’.

27-05-2020

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