The 115-page report from the British think tank Civitas is entitled “Inadvertently Arming China: The Chinese military complex and its potential exploitation of scientific research at UK universities.” The document draws attention to “the little-analysed but pervasive presence of Chinese military-linked conglomerates and universities in the sponsorship of high-technology research centres in many leading UK universities,”… Read More BOMBSHELL: Over 200 Academics Unwittingly Assisting CCP Military Tech.
Big freeze continues: Britain is told to brace for up to four inches of snow and 50mph gales today ahead of white weekend as temperatures dip to -10C Gales of up to 50mph are predicted to combine with blizzards of snow today to provide a freezing start to the weekend. The mercury dropped to minus… Read More Big freeze continues: Britain is told to brace for up to four inches of snow and 50 mph gales today
A drug normally used to treat arthritis can be a life-saver for some of the sickest hospital patients with Covid, new research shows. For every 25 patients treated with tocilizumab, along with a cheap steroid already routinely given, an additional life would be saved, the experts say. Some hospitals are now doing this. As well… Read More Arthritis drug tocilizumab cuts deaths from Covid
An early medieval graveyard unearthed beneath student accommodation at Cambridge University has been described as “one of the most exciting finds of Anglo-Saxon archaeology since the 19th century”. King’s College discovered the “extensive” cemetery, containing more than 60 graves, after demolishing a group of 1930s buildings which had recently housed graduates and staff in the… Read More ‘Find of the century’: medieval hoard of treasures unearthed in Cambridge
Remember the app audit Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg promised to carry out a little under three years ago at the height of the Cambridge Analytica scandal? Actually the tech giant is very keen that you don’t. The UK’s information commissioner just told a parliamentary subcommittee on online harms and disinformation that a secret arrangement between her office… Read More Facebook’s secret settlement on Cambridge Analytica gags UK data watchdog