Tag Archives: Cambridge

08Nov/17

Eurek-baa: Scientists find sheep can recognise human faces

CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (UNKNOWN/DATE UPLOADED: NOVEMBER 7, 2017) (JENNY MORTON/UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE) – Sheep have been trained to recognise the faces of celebrities, including former U.S. President Barack Obama, by University of Cambridge scientists who hope it may help with understanding neurodegenerative diseases. Continue reading

12Mar/17

Narendra Modi- The one man army of Indian politics

After single-handedly leading his party to the biggest electoral prize in the world’s largest democracy, Uttar Pradesh, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi emerges as the strongest leader of India’s current political landscape.

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13Feb/17

Stars sparkle in metallics and sequins on BAFTA red carpet

Nicole Kidman, Emma Stone, Michelle Williams and Penelope Cruz add sparkle to the BAFTA red carpet with metallic dresses. Continue reading

02Oct/16

Princess Charlotte and Prince George give Canada ‘royal wave’

The Royal Family’s youngest wave goodbye to residents in Victoria, British Columbia, before they climb aboard a floatplane with mom and dad, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, who are wrapping up their Canada visit. Continue reading

19Jul/16

Pippa Middleton engaged to James Matthews

Duchess of Cambridge’s sister Pippa has reportedly become engaged to hedge fund beau James Matthews according to Daily Mail.

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18Jul/16

SoftBank to buy UK chip designer ARM in $32 bln cash deal

SoftBank Group Corp agrees to buy UK chip designer ARM Holdings PLC in a 24.3 billion pound ($32.2 billion) deal.

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14Apr/16

Asia study warns of severe water shortages

A new study points to the risk that China and India will be facing severe water shortages by 2050 due to a perfect storm of economic growth, climate change, and fast growing populations. Ben Gruber reports.
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10Feb/16

Care and Cure: Engineering the future of diabetes treatment

Researchers are making significant advances that could change the way diabetes is treated and ultimately cured. Ben Gruber reports.
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07Dec/15

Who made Princess Charlotte’s dress?

A family-run children’s clothes shop in Spain has been inundated with orders from around the world for dresses identical to the one worn by Britain’s Princess Charlotte in the latest official photos. But as Grace Pascoe reports, it only has enough cloth to make only 20 of them. Continue reading

28Nov/15

Highlights of world events from April to June 2015

World events during the second quarter of the year include an attack on a Kenyan university, a gunman targeting tourists on a Tunisian beach and, after decades of hostility, a handshake between the leaders of the United States and Cuba.
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