BOMBSHELL: Over 200 Academics Unwittingly Assisting CCP Military Tech.

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 50 mph gales today

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

‘Find of the century’: medieval hoard of treasures unearthed in Cambridge

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

Facebook’s secret settlement on Cambridge Analytica gags UK data watchdog

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