Taking a river punt
Punting on the River Cherwell is an occupational hazard, if you live in Oxford. Visitors always want to have a go.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Military Industry to Discuss Open Source Intelligence - The Online Battlefield
The defence and military industry are set to gather this November in London to discuss open source intelligence at SMi's 4th annual event on Social Media within the Defence and Military Sector.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The brain drain: fee increases deter international students
NUS leads ' Fix International Student Fees ' campaign to stop unfair year-on-year increases to fees for international students at UK universities Greater increases in fees for International Students at universities in the United Kingdom have led to campaigns across the UK.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Students celebrate their exam success
Dated: 14/08/2014 A LEVELS SUCCESS .. Celebrations in Newcastle this morning as Central High student Lindsey McKeown receives her A Level results for the last time before Church High and Central High schools merge to become Newcastle High School for Girls next month.
Quantum Mechanics: Why We Respirate Rather Than Asphyxiate
By Peter Gwynne, Inside Science Why don't we suffocate whenever we try to take a breath? An international team of scientists has used quantum mechanics - the science that usually deals with events at the level of the ultra-small - to solve this human-sized mystery.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Ethical experts urge 'fair' sharing of Ebola test drugs as doctors cured
The limited doses of Ebola trial drugs must not be reserved for the well-off or well-connected, two medical ethics experts said on Thursday as two American doctors treated with an experimental serum were pronounced cured.
Students make the grade with A-level exam results
Scenes of joy were played out by students from both Newmarket Academy and Mildenhall College Academy on Thursday as this year's A-level results were released.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
During a recent television interview, Mark Arabo, a Chaldean-American leader and California businessman, described in shocking detail the savagery in Iraq by troops from the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria .
Fri Aug 15, 2014
A-level results: Students 'trade up' their offers for places at UK's most elite universities
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A-level results: Bishop Luffa School
There were squeals of delight as the sixth-formers opened their envelopes and shared their plans with friends, parents and teachers.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Africa: North Africa Gives New Insights Into Early Humans
A new study provides fresh insights into the life of early modern humans in North Africa, the only land route into Eurasia.
A-level results: Chichester College
IT WAS the 'icing on the cake' today , as Chichester College celebrated a 99-per-cent A-level pass rate.
A-level resutls: Grantham College
Mollie Selby got in to her first choice University of Essex to study Latin American Studies, Catherine O Boyle is going to Nottingham to study American Studies and English and Charlotte Cooper is also going to University of Essex but will be studying History - all 3 ladies got into their first choice Universities.
Yate and Chipping Sodbury students celebrate record-breaking A-level results
Brimsham Green School in Yate has bettered its performance last year with a 98 per cent pass rate overall and a 100 per cent pass rate in 29 of the 32 subjects taken.
Success for Abbeyfield School as nearly all get university first choices
A Level results at Abbeyfield School, Mereway, Northampton. L-R Harry Reynolds, Paul Bergin, Charlotte Hall, Chantelle Fullard, Anwar Malik and Holly Hambidge.
East London and West Essex Guardian Series:
A private school bordering two boroughs has seen an increase in the number of pupils receiving top grades for the second consecutive year.
A-level results day - all the results and reaction as it happens
Luckily twins Ross and Cameron Burton, 18, could be there for each other as they received their results at Totton College today.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Odoki's long journey to retirement
Building the nation. In July 2013, President Museveni re-appointed Justice Benjamin Odoki as Chief Justice despite clocking the mandatory retirement age of 70 years.