30 novembre 2019

Can laboratories curb their addiction to plastic?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Research scientists have largely gone unnoticed as major users of unrecyclable material. Now some universities are helping them kick the habit. More...

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In this election, voter registration will be even more important than tactical voting

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The signs indicate a historic high in youth turnout after a year of protests. People not yet registered could make the difference. More...

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Academics protest as Cambridge fellow told to leave Britain

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Letter warns immigration rules may damage UK universities’ ability to attract global talent. More...

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UK academics face furious backlash for encouraging students to vote

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Universities have a legal obligation to encourage voter registration. This has prompted an angry reaction in some areas. More...

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How to make your first year at uni count – even if your grades don't

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"The majority of universities don’t include a students’ first year of study when calculating their final degree classification, so you can’t blame freshers for concluding that the first year doesn’t really count. More...

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'We're at breaking point': will UK scientists' big ideas survive Brexit?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Funding for blue skies research is falling in favour of work aligned with the government’s strategic priorities. More...

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Middle-aged people are the new swing voters

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"An election is coming. You may have noticed. The early phase of any campaign is the contest about what the election will actually be about – where the battle lines will lie. If you’re gunning for the Conservatives or Liberal Democrats you probably want it to be all about Brexit; if you’re backing Labour, probably anything but. Either way, we know with certainty that underlying the tactical battles of this election will be a crucial issue: age. More...

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Can you solve it? Would you get into Oxford?

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Last week about 3,500 of Britain’s most mathematically gifted sixth formers sat Oxford university’s annual Mathematics Admissions Test. More...

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Students who have unconditional offers more likely to quit

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"Students who go to university after receiving an unconditional offer before their A-level results are more likely to drop out in their first year, research shows. More...

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How I found my vocation: 'My stammer made me a better teacher'

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "theguardian"I knew I wanted to teach from the age of 15 but feared my stammer would stop me. One teacher even told me I should consider a different career because children wouldn’t understand me. I now know he was wrong. More...

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