University of Cambridge
02/27/2017 at 15:15. Facebook
We love our college cats, such as Charley from Hughes Hall. We aren't such a big fan of when our students decide to bring their own pets (looking at you Lord Byron. )

Instagram post by Hughes Hall, Cambridge • Feb 24, 2017 at 9:15am UTC
University of Cambridge
02/24/2017 at 16:55. Facebook
Experience the voices of African artists in the Heong Gallery's latest exhibition. 'When the Heavens Meet the Earth'. Featuring selected works from Robert Devereux’s collection, this exhibition shows artworks by emerging artists who challenge Western preconceptions of, and hegemony over, cultural expression and contemporary art.

When The Heavens Meet The Earth
University of Cambridge
02/23/2017 at 19:30. Facebook
Build up of iron in the brains of cocaine addicts might provide a biological 'marker' of addiction. This discovery could lead to better treatment and understanding of cocaine addiction.

Cocaine addiction leads to build-up of iron in brain
University of Cambridge
02/23/2017 at 16:23. Facebook
Light testing during rehearsals for Stravinsky's The Rake's Progress, which opens tonight night at the West Road Concert Hall!

Produced by the Cambridge University Opera Society, it brings together some of the finest singers and musicians at Cambridge for a Faustian tale of decadence, corruption and retribution, which oozes with wit and dark humour.

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University of Cambridge
02/23/2017 at 07:30. Facebook
Born out of violent explosions, the chemical signatures of the stars are helping scientists map their family trees.

Mapping the family tree of stars
University of Cambridge
02/22/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
Gates Cambridge Scholar, Carol Ibe, discusses her passion for academia and activism and how to successfully combine the two.


Carol Ibe: Making training for African researchers affordable
University of Cambridge
02/22/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Astronomers at the University of Cambridge have helped identify seven planets which are orbiting a star 39 light years from Earth. The TRAPPIST-1 star is not much bigger than Jupiter so much smaller than the Sun. The discovery raises the possibility of life existing beyond our own solar system since some of the planets could have liquid water on their surfaces. Dr Amaury Triaud, from the...
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University of Cambridge
02/22/2017 at 12:46. Facebook
Today we're launching a season to celebrate our long-standing & deep-rooted relationship with India. This celebration will involve a variety of events, projects and collaborations throughout the year!

Cambridge celebrates ‘long-standing and deep-rooted’ relationship with India
University of Cambridge
02/21/2017 at 20:54. Facebook
We are at the Cambridge Footlights Spring Revue tonight!

The Cambridge Footlights are a comedy group who perform at the ADC Theatre. Former members include the members of Monty Python, as well as Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Sue Perkins, Mel Giedroyc and John Oliver!
University of Cambridge
02/21/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
We are providing 5 PhD scholarships each year for five years to help fill Africa's need for trained researchers. #CamAfrica

Multiplier effect: the African PhD students who will grow African research
University of Cambridge
02/20/2017 at 19:44. Facebook
“The harpoons are the iconic remains of a people who have disappeared. When they lived, Lake Turkana was much larger and the environment much richer. These discoveries allow us to track their lives, from when the lake rose as the ice age ended to the point where the lake shrank and desert conditions set in – bringing an end to the tradition that had lasted thousands of years and about which...
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Sharpening our knowledge of prehistory on East Africa’s bone harpoons
University of Cambridge
02/20/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
Tomorrow at 10pm, King's College Chapel will be hosting a special reworking of Chopin's Nocturnes with 21 Pianos!

King’s College Chapel, 21 pianos, one very special performance
University of Cambridge
02/20/2017 at 11:10. Facebook
Bookings are open now for the Cambridge Science Festival! To book online, go to our website,

Bookings open on Monday! |
Murray Edwards students ensure that hitting the books isn't a solitary affair! What are your tips for a good study group?

Instagram post by Murray Edwards College • Feb 18, 2017 at 7:47am UTC
We asked them to keep off the grass but they wouldn't listen.

#cambridge 12 February 2017. Photo by @camdiary. #cambridgeuniversity #universityofcambridge #university #kingscollege #archidaily #snow #geese
Facebook likes to ask us what's on our minds and today what is making us ponder is why there's a door half way up a wall in Trinity Hall? Big to anyone who guesses right!
Ballet is just one of the many clubs you can get involved in here. Take a look at the trailer for this weekend's show, Giselle!
Researchers from our Leverhulme Centre for Human Evolutionary Studies have discovered that hate has a history 10,000 years old...

Evidence of a prehistoric massacre extends the history of warfare
How do you deal with the denial of facts? Sir Richard Evans, Regius Professor of History and an authority on the Third Reich, was called as an expert witness in the David Irving libel trial, as dramatised in the recent film Denial. Here, Evans discusses the case and the film, the emergence of 'soft' Holocaust denial, and the now infamous statement put out by Trump's White House on this year's...
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“Denial”: how to deal with a conspiracy theory in the era of ‘post-truth’