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Cfp: (Re)imagining the insect, 1700-1900

From the University of Warwick’s Humanities Research Centre, and organised by PhD students Emilie Taylor-Brown and Elisabeth Wallmann, a cfp for (Re)imagining the insect: natures and cultures of invertebrates, 1700-1900… 366 more words

control functionals for Monte Carlo integration

This new arXival by Chris Oates, Mark Girolami, and Nicolas Chopin (warning: they all are colleagues & friends of mine!, at least until they read those comments…) 404 more words

Statistics

Warwick Jailbreak returns for 10th anniversary

*PRESS RELEASE*

Warwick Jailbreak, the biggest student event of its type in the UK, is set to return on November 1-2.

The students taking part have 36 hours to get as far away from the University of Warwick as they can without spending any money. 383 more words

University

Did This Women's Rowing Team Take Breast Cancer Awareness Too Far?

Ummm… Okay?

The month of October is known to some as the month of spooky stories, candy, and creepy costumes. To others it’s known as the month of breast cancer. 90 more words

Entertainment

Marine archaeology

I am a great fan of MOOCs, massive open on-line courses; I’ve done several, Archaeology’s Dirty Little Secrets from Brown University (Coursera), Shakespeare’s World from Warwick University (FutureLearn), and now I’m doing a couple more. 438 more words

Bits And Pieces

From Warwick: "Discovery of new subatomic particle sheds light on fundamental force of nature "

University of Warwick

9 October 2014
No Writer Credit

The discovery of a new particle will “transform our understanding” of the fundamental force of nature that binds the nuclei of atoms, researchers argue. 998 more words

Basic Research

Coconut oil could combat tooth decay

07 SEP 2012
Digested coconut oil is able to attack the bacteria that cause tooth decay. It is a natural antibiotic that could be incorporated into commercial dental care products, say scientists presenting their work at the Society for General Microbiology’s Autumn Conference at the University of Warwick. 465 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs