Cambridge University

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Steve Nugent, Christopher Pratt and Ian White. Picture by Perry Hastings.

The Cambridge Univeristy college’s new state-of-the-art conference facility is nearing completion.

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017
‘The Heave’ An illustration from ‘British Manly Exercises’ depicts early 19th-century gentlemen exercising their “manliness” with a good old-fashioned wrestle.

The University of Cambridge college discovery gives a fascinating insight into 19th-century attitudes to exercise.

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016
Dr James Brenton, one of the lead authors of the study at the University of Cambridge

A new test could detect ovarian cancer patients who are responding strongly to treatment.

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Cancer Research UK has announced plans to invest over £41 million over the next five years at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre.

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Inventor Dr John C Taylor OBE

Dr John C Taylor OBE is donating the cash to set up the Professorship of Innovation.

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Capella (on the left) at the Biomedical Campus

Researchers welcome funding which will allow ground-breaking research to contiue in Cambridgeshire.

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Monday, December 5, 2016
 Cambridge University new boathouse on the outskirts of Ely, official opening. Picture: Keith Heppell

The new training facility will be the home of Cambridge University rowing on the River Great Ouse in Ely.

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Friday, December 2, 2016
closeup stethoscope on medical record application form. medical concept.

St John’s College researchers say investment in health and social care is integral to British economic success, and has been since 1600.

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Thursday, November 17, 2016
Scientist with multichannel pipette.

A new personalised breast cancer programme which will map DNA to tailor treatments for individual patients has been launched at the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute

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Monday, November 14, 2016
Professor Stephen Hawking. Picture: Graham CopeKoga/Cambridge University Library

It will research activity on fundamental mathematical problems and methodology for understanding, analysing, processing and simulating data.

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Monday, November 7, 2016
America goes to the polls. Picture: Bastiaan Slabbers

Is this election truly unprecedented, what does it say about today’s politics, and what will guide the vote tomorrow?

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Saturday, November 5, 2016
Close up of a mature man using laptop while his wife is making dinner

There really is a link between your Facebook posts and your personality

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Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz

Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz will commence the Open Day by emphasising the crucial contribution post-grads make to the UK’s global standing.

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Thursday, October 27, 2016
Mathematical Bridge, a landmark at Queen's College, Cambridge (long exposure)

He won $1000, a trip to Boston (in the US) and everlasting respect from both the science and arts communities.

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Thursday, October 27, 2016
DRW founder Helen Lee

Portable HIV testing kit will help diagnose 100,000 people in rural Zimbabwe each year

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Thursday, October 20, 2016
Violin with three strings

Clean Bandit violinist Neil Milan announces that he is leaving the group.

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Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Dr Julina Huppert

Julian Huppert is the founding director of The Intellectual Forum

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Indian Chicken Korma Curry

Gene linked to subconscious preference of high-fat foods

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Saturday, October 1, 2016
16 06 16 Honary Degrees, Senate House, Kings Parade, Cambridge, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cambridge Professor Sir Leszek Borysiewicz. Picture: Keith Heppell

Vice-Chancellor makes his final start of year speech

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016
: Dame Mary Archer, keynote speaker, with Lucy Frazer OC MP, and Penny Hubbard, Development Director of Newnham College

Newnham College held the inaugural Women in Public Service event.

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Friday, September 16, 2016
Doug Gurr, UK Country Manager, Amazon

Aims to help young women who will become future leaders in innovation.

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Cambridge University

Funding uncertainty leads to UK universities falling across the board.

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Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Three young women in a chemistry lab. Picture by Susan Chiang.

It aims to meet future demand for a three day course.

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Monday, August 22, 2016
Cambridge University graduates. Picture by blackjake.

But UK university degrees fail on return-to-investment.

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Thursday, August 18, 2016
University of Cambridge offers students the chance to go on and become millionaires

Who wants to be a millionaire?

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Thursday, August 18, 2016
University of Cambridge ranked fourth in the world

University leaps up one place in world rankings

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Shift workers more likely to collect virals infections due to their patterns of work

Feel a cold coming on in the morning?

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Monday, August 15, 2016
Breakthrough in battle to save British bees. Photograph:  Great British Bee Count and David Podmore

To be or not to be - could this be the answer to bee crisis

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Monday, August 1, 2016
Dame Ann Dowling, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Cambridge

Only the tenth woman to join, she will be remembered alongside the likes of Florence Nightingale, Mother Theresa and Prof. Dorothy Hodgkin.

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Monday, August 1, 2016
Cambridge University Library

Watch Darwin to DNA - one of six videos commissioned for the Lines of Thought exhibition.

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