University of Cambridge

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Single Pfizer jab can reduce asymptomatic Covid infections by 75%
Cambridge doctors record sharp fall in infections after 12 days in Covid test analysis on healthcare workers

Ian Sample Science editor

26, Feb, 2021 @11:29 AM

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People with extremist views less able to do complex mental tasks, research suggests
Cambridge University team say their findings could be used to spot people at risk from radicalisation

Natalie Grover

22, Feb, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Thousands watch live stream as rare cactus starts to bloom in UK
Selenicereus wittii bloomed in a live stream from Cambridge University’s Botanic Garden on Saturday

Molly Blackall and agency

20, Feb, 2021 @8:34 PM

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Don Hunter obituary
Other lives: Pioneering physicist at the forefront of computer development in the UK

Moira Jones

14, Feb, 2021 @4:49 PM

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Hugh Brammer obituary
Other Lives: Geographer and soil scientist who was the foremost authority on the agro-ecology of Bangladesh

Steve Jones

14, Feb, 2021 @11:09 AM

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'Find of the century': medieval hoard of treasures unearthed in Cambridge
Graves found under demolished student halls are providing valuable insight into life in a post-Roman settlement

Donna Ferguson

30, Jan, 2021 @3:40 PM

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Talking can spread Covid as much as coughing, says research
Tiny aerosols of the virus emitted when speaking linger in air for longer than larger droplets from a cough

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

20, Jan, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Michael Richardson obituary
Other lives: Pioneer in the field of continuing education who was highly regarded by the wider academic community

Helen Nisbet

18, Dec, 2020 @3:02 PM

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Roy Wisbey obituary
Other lives: Leading figure in British German studies who was a pioneer of humanities computing

Jeremy Adler

18, Dec, 2020 @2:59 PM

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New coronavirus strain behind a fifth of cases in Norfolk, data shows
UK should boost vaccine programme to tackle Covid variant, says leading scientist

Ian Sample Science editor

15, Dec, 2020 @6:32 PM

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Ideas can be tolerated without being respected. The distinction is key | Kenan Malik
Tolerance is being perverted by those who think it is about not causing offence

Kenan Malik

13, Dec, 2020 @7:15 AM

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Cambridge University urged to re-invite rightwing academic Jordan Peterson
Toby Young presses Peterson’s case as university policy now emphasises tolerance of differing views

Ben Quinn

10, Dec, 2020 @6:14 PM

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