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Read more at: The researcher finding inspiration for the planet’s future in Latin American art

The researcher finding inspiration for the planet’s future in Latin American art

Joanna Page has been exploring how work by Latin American artists can help to bring humanity back into a relationship with nature and give us hope for the planet’s future.


Read more at: Warriors, biscuit bugs, and giant sea-scorpions

Warriors, biscuit bugs, and giant sea-scorpions

To accompany the inaugural Cambridge Festival, which launches later this week, a brand-new magazine is now available for children and their families full of activities to inspire, delight and entertain.


Read more at: Speaker Spotlight: Dr Laura Davies

Speaker Spotlight: Dr Laura Davies

Dr Laura Davies leads ‘A Good Death?’, a research and impact project based in the Faculty of English, University of Cambridge. It uses literature to open up conversations about death and dying and draws on historical death writing to inspire new ways of thinking and talking about life, death and dying. The project has...


Read more at: Speaker Spotlight: Dr Nkatha Gichuyia

Speaker Spotlight: Dr Nkatha Gichuyia

Dr Nkatha Gichuyia is an environmental design consultant and lecturer at the University of Nairobi as well as a former Gates Cambridge Scholar at the University of Cambridge. She will be a panellist in a discussion on how climate change will affect our health on 2nd April 1-2pm and will discuss how architecture and...


Read more at: Press release: Faith-based events address the big questions at the Cambridge Festival

Press release: Faith-based events address the big questions at the Cambridge Festival

These are just some of the big questions tackled by a series of religious-themed events at the Cambridge Festival. The Cambridge Festival, which runs from 26th March to 4th April, brings together the hugely popular Cambridge Science Festival and the Cambridge Festival of Ideas to host an extensive programme of over 350...


Read more at: Speaker Spotlight: Tim Harford

Speaker Spotlight: Tim Harford

Tim Harford is an economist, broadcaster and senior columnist for the Financial Times. He will be speaking to David Spiegelhalter , Chair of the Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication at the University of Cambridge, about Harford's recent book, How to make the world add up: Ten rules for thinking differently...


Read more at: Press release: Exploring our future at the Cambridge Festival

Press release: Exploring our future at the Cambridge Festival

The Festival, which launches next Friday 26th March, hosts an extensive programme of over 350 events, tackling many of the critical global challenges affecting us all. Coordinated by the University of Cambridge, it features hundreds of prominent figures and experts in the world of science, current affairs and the arts, and...


Read more at: Speaker Spotlight: Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

Speaker Spotlight: Professor Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

Sarah-Jayne Blakemore is Professor of Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Cambridge, UK, and leader of the Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Group. Her group's research focuses on the development of social cognition and decision making in the human adolescent brain, and adolescent mental health...


Read more at: Giving life to research

Giving life to research

A special online symposium will celebrate the archive of IVF pioneer, Sir Robert Edwards, and seek ways that this extraordinary archive can be used by researchers of today.


Read more at: Press release: Exploring and rethinking the past at the Cambridge Festival

Press release: Exploring and rethinking the past at the Cambridge Festival

The Cambridge Festival, which runs from 26th March to 4th April, brings together the hugely popular Cambridge Science Festival and the Cambridge Festival of Ideas to host an extensive programme of over 350 events that tackle many critical global challenges affecting us all. Coordinated by the University of Cambridge, the...