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Unlocking the secrets to our behaviour during Covid-19 pandemic

Unlocking the secrets to our behaviour during Covid-19 pandemic

Unlocking the secrets to our behaviour during Covid-19 pandemic

Dr Sander van der Linden, of University of Cambridge’s Department of Psychology, on how social and behavioural science can aid coronavirus response


Enter the 2020 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards

Enter the 2020 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards

Enter the 2020 Cambridge Independent Science and Technology Awards

Complete the form to take part in the leading showcase of the science and technology sectors in the region.


Covid-19 trial at Addenbrooke’s will test if donated plasma improves survival chances of those with weak immune systems

Covid-19 trial at Addenbrooke’s will test if donated plasma improves survival chances of those with weak immune systems

Covid-19 trial at Addenbrooke’s will test if donated plasma improves survival chances of those with weak immune systems

Patients who have recovered from the coronavirus are sought for donations of antibody-rich convalescent plasma.


Watch a robot make an omelette: University of Cambridge and Beko team up to research kitchen of the future

Watch a robot make an omelette: University of Cambridge and Beko team up to research kitchen of the future

Watch a robot make an omelette: University of Cambridge and Beko team up to research kitchen of the future

The robot was able to take account of different tastes, using machine learning.


Professor Wolf Reik appointed acting director of the Babraham Institute

Professor Wolf Reik appointed acting director of the Babraham Institute

Professor Wolf Reik appointed acting director of the Babraham Institute

It follow the death of Professor Michael Wakelam, who died from a suspected Covid-19 infection in March.


Watch SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft dock with the International Space Station - and hear from NASA astronauts

Watch SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft dock with the International Space Station - and hear from NASA astronauts

Watch SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft dock with the International Space Station - and hear from NASA astronauts

Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken will reach the International Space Station on Sunday (May 31).


When to watch the May 30 SpaceX launch and see Crew Dragon spacecraft carrying NASA astronauts in skies above UK

When to watch the May 30 SpaceX launch and see Crew Dragon spacecraft carrying NASA astronauts in skies above UK

When to watch the May 30 SpaceX launch and see Crew Dragon spacecraft carrying NASA astronauts in skies above UK

The spacecraft and International Space Station should be visible above Cambridgeshire skies tonight.


Lower vitamin D levels associated with higher Covid-19 mortality rates, Anglia Ruskin University finds

Lower vitamin D levels associated with higher Covid-19 mortality rates, Anglia Ruskin University finds

Lower vitamin D levels associated with higher Covid-19 mortality rates, Anglia Ruskin University finds

Vitamin D plays a role in preventing the immune system from releasing too many inflammatory cytokines.


Babraham Institute and Sanger scientists find ‘dark matter’ switch is key to inflammatory diseases

Babraham Institute and Sanger scientists find ‘dark matter’ switch is key to inflammatory diseases

Babraham Institute and Sanger scientists find ‘dark matter’ switch is key to inflammatory diseases

Study identifies target for battling Crohn’s, type I diabetes, asthma and inflammatory bowel disease.


Consortium including MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology to provide Covid-19 protein reagents

Consortium including MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology to provide Covid-19 protein reagents

Consortium including MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology to provide Covid-19 protein reagents

They will provide them for researchers to aid our understanding of the coronavirus.


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