Mapping Space

16 Feb 2001

This week Professor Lisa Jardine comes to Darwin College, Cambridge to give the fifth talk in this year's annual Darwin Lecture series.

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Digital Drama

14 Feb 2001

Past met future at the ADC Theatre last week when 21st century digital imaging techniques were used to create a production of the 2,500 year-old Aristophanes comedy The Clouds. The digital set was created by Cambridge students on the MPhil in Architecture and the Moving Image.

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Antibodies breakthrough after 25 years of research

12 Feb 2001

This week a researcher at the University of Cambridge publishes details of a discovery which may help to prevent and treat a wide range of diseases, including cancer and AIDS. Dr Abraham Karpas of the department of haematology, has invented a process with the potential to produce any type of human antibody in the test-tube.

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Cambridge man in Galapagos crisis

26 Jan 2001

A Cambridge graduate is at the heart of the battle to save the fragile ecology of the Galapagos Islands from the oil spill which threatens its future. Dr Robert Bensted-Smith is Director of the Charles Darwin Research Station(CDRS) on the Galapagos Islands. CDRS is the operative branch of the Charles Darwin Foundation for the Galapagos Islands, an international, non-governmental, scientific, non-profit organization dedicated to the protection of the Galapagos Islands since 1959.

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