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#University of Cambridge

# university-of-cambridge - This week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

Fossil ‘overturns more than a century of knowledge about origin of modern birds’
# Research
# Research

Fossil ‘overturns more than a century of knowledge about origin of modern birds’

Wed 9:43 PM 20,176 Views 7 Comments

Each of the roughly 11,000 species of birds on Earth today is classified into one of two groups, based on the arrangement of their palate bones.

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Both London Bridge victims named as Cambridge University graduates
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# London Bridge

Both London Bridge victims named as Cambridge University graduates

Updated Dec 1st 2019, 4:30 PM 56,101 Views 21 Comments

Met Police have named the victims as Jack Merritt (25) and Saskia Jones (23).

University of Cambridge admits it has 'significant problem' with sexual misconduct
# BREAKING THE SILENCE
# BREAKING THE SILENCE

University of Cambridge admits it has 'significant problem' with sexual misconduct

Feb 6th 2018, 8:38 AM 16,259 Views 35 Comments

A total of 173 complaints of sexual misconduct have been received by the university since May last year.

Sheep can recognise Barack Obama and Emma Watson's faces from photographs
# Clever Ewe
# Clever Ewe

Sheep can recognise Barack Obama and Emma Watson's faces from photographs

Nov 12th 2017, 10:00 AM 13,891 Views 34 Comments

Researchers also found sheep were able to recognise their handlers in photographs.

Some of your ancestors were fat and some of your ancestors were thin
# Different Strokes
# Different Strokes

Some of your ancestors were fat and some of your ancestors were thin

Apr 4th 2015, 9:45 AM 13,530 Views 47 Comments

New research has shown our ancestors began to diversify earlier than we think.

Walking 20 minutes a day could stop you dying early
# Move It
# Move It

Walking 20 minutes a day could stop you dying early

Jan 15th 2015, 11:46 AM 8,452 Views 27 Comments

Research has found that twice as many deaths are connected to lack of exercise compared to being obese.

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant
# Stephen Hawking
From The Daily Edge
# Stephen Hawking

Looking for a job? Stephen Hawking is hiring an assistant

Dec 29th 2011, 3:55 PM 3,774 Views 11 Comments

The theoretical physicist is looking for a technical assistant to help him carry out his work as an academic and a public speaker.

Hooray! Chocolate is actually good for your heart (in moderation)
# Hurrah
From The Daily Edge
# Hurrah

Hooray! Chocolate is actually good for your heart (in moderation)

Aug 30th 2011, 10:52 AM 528 Views 4 Comments

People who eat more chocolate are less likely to suffer heart disease and strokes, according to a new academic review.