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Read more at: COVID-19: genetic network analysis provides ‘snapshot’ of pandemic origins

COVID-19: genetic network analysis provides ‘snapshot’ of pandemic origins

9 April 2020

Study charts the “incipient supernova” of COVID-19 through genetic mutations as it spread from China and Asia to Australia, Europe and North America. Researchers say their methods could be used to help identify undocumented infection sources.

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Read more at: New doctoral studentship in Sasanian - early Islamic archaeometallurgy

New doctoral studentship in Sasanian - early Islamic archaeometallurgy

7 April 2020

The University of Cambridge and the British Museum are pleased to announce the availability of a fully funded collaborative doctoral studentship from October 2020 under the AHRC’s Collaborative Doctoral Partnership Scheme.

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Read more at: Cambridge archaeologist amongst European Research Council's Advanced Grant Winners

Cambridge archaeologist amongst European Research Council's Advanced Grant Winners

1 April 2020

Professor John Robb receives €1.94m for ANCESTORS project

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Read more at: One of Darwin's evolution theories finally proved by Cambridge researcher

One of Darwin's evolution theories finally proved by Cambridge researcher

18 March 2020

Scientists have proved one of Charles Darwin’s theories of evolution for the first time – nearly 140 years after his death.

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Read more at: 18/03/2020 Urgent update from the Vice-Chancellor on the Coronavirus outbreak

18/03/2020 Urgent update from the Vice-Chancellor on the Coronavirus outbreak

18 March 2020

Dear colleagues, The government yesterday declared that it expects to take “further and faster” measures in coming days. I am writing to let you know that, in light of these latest government announcements, and of recent developments including a growing number of staff members now working from home, the University has...

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Read more at: 'Archaeology at Cambridge' 2018-19 annual report now available online

'Archaeology at Cambridge' 2018-19 annual report now available online

3 March 2020

A round up of research, events and people at the Department of Archaeology, University of Cambridge.

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