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Tara Westover in conversation with David Runciman
Gates Cambridge alumna Tara Westover spoke to Professor David Runciman at the launch of her memoir, Educated (Penguin Random House, 2018). The book...
Exploring alternative forms of power
Sandile Mtetwa talks about her research on alternative energy and her community project to empower young women.
Measuring well being in India's urban slums
Ramit Debnath's PhD will focus on sustainable development of urban slums.
Reading the Earth through its rocks
Thu 13 Dec 2018
Marcela Gomez speaks about her research into fossils and about her role as director of the museum of the Colombian Geological Survey.
The future of UK foreign policy
Tue 11 Dec 2018
Sharmila Parmanand will respond to the inaugural Fabian International Policy Group Christmas lecture on the future of UK foreign policy.
Inoculating people against fake news
Wed 05 Dec 2018
Melisa Basol's research investigates how to counter the misinformation spread in fake news about immigrants.
Using ancient DNA to document past sea ice change
Mon 03 Dec 2018
Stijn De Schepper wins 2.6m Euro grant to document past climate change.