News http://www.hcyug.tw/news en Nothing clinically “wrong” with obsessive gamers, new study finds http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-18-nothing-clinically-%E2%80%9Cwrong%E2%80%9D-obsessive-gamers-new-study-finds <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Research by Oxford University, carried out in partnership with Cardiff University, and published today in <em>Clinical Psychological Science</em>, has found little evidence to suggest an unhealthy passion for gaming amongst adolescents, often referred to as ‘gaming addiction’, requires clinical intervention by medical professionals.?</p></span> </div> Thu, 17 Oct 2019 13:22:36 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1859365 at http://www.hcyug.tw Creating a trusted environment for the democratic use of technology http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-15-creating-trusted-environment-democratic-use-technology <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>A new report from the Oxford Technology and Elections Commission (OxTEC), convened by the Oxford Internet Institute, calls for co-ordinated action by the public and private sector to address and redress the problems around disinformation in public life today.?</p></span> </div> Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:38:38 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1853815 at http://www.hcyug.tw Research, teaching and student support transformed by record-breaking fundraising campaign http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-14-research-teaching-and-student-support-transformed-record-breaking-fundraising <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Innovative research programmes, highly advanced new buildings and generous support packages for students have all been created thanks to Oxford University’s £3.3 billion Oxford Thinking fundraising campaign, which has just come to a close.</p></span> </div> Mon, 14 Oct 2019 09:52:12 +0000 quee1944@ox.ac.uk 1849966 at http://www.hcyug.tw Vice-Chancellor's Oration 2019 http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-14-vice-chancellors-oration-2019 <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Professor Louise Richardson has delivered her annual Oration to the University in Convocation House. Here is the full text of the speech:</p></span> </div> Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:18:20 +0000 quee1944@ox.ac.uk 1850491 at http://www.hcyug.tw Major European Research Council Synergy funding win for economic inequality project http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-10-major-european-research-council-synergy-funding-win-economic-inequality-project <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Professor Brian Nolan, of the Department of Social Policy and Intervention and Institute for New Economic Thinking at the Oxford Martin School, has been announced today as one of the winners of a prestigious European Research Council Synergy grant.?</p></span> </div> Thu, 10 Oct 2019 11:47:53 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1838493 at http://www.hcyug.tw The irresistible pull – when massive stars collide http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-09-irresistible-pull-%E2%80%93-when-massive-stars-collide <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>All neutron stars are magnetic, but some are more magnetic than others. The latter, so-called magnetars, are the strongest magnets in the Universe. How do these massive stars acquire their large magnetic field??A team of astrophysicists from Germany and the UK may now have solved the more than 70-year-old conundrum of the origin of strong magnetic fields in massive stars.?</p></span> </div> Wed, 09 Oct 2019 08:22:28 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1835160 at http://www.hcyug.tw Professor John Goodenough wins 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for lithium-ion battery research http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-09-professor-john-goodenough-wins-2019-nobel-prize-chemistry-lithium-ion-battery <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Professor John B Goodenough from the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work at Oxford University that made possible the development of lithium-ion batteries.</p></span> </div> Wed, 09 Oct 2019 11:52:50 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1835569 at http://www.hcyug.tw Oxford highlights diversity with more portraits of black alumni http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-08-oxford-highlights-diversity-more-portraits-black-alumni <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Several exhibitions are currently running across Oxford University colleges celebrating the achievements and contributions of female and BAME students since they became co-educational institutions.</p></span> </div> Tue, 08 Oct 2019 12:36:14 +0000 admn4084@ox.ac.uk 1832653 at http://www.hcyug.tw Sir Peter J Ratcliffe wins the Nobel Prize in Medicine 2019 http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-07-sir-peter-j-ratcliffe-wins-nobel-prize-medicine-2019 <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Professor Sir Peter J Ratcliffe, Director for the Target Discovery Institute within the Nuffield Department of Medicine at Oxford University and Director of Clinical Research at Francis Crick Institute, London, has today been announced as a winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.</p></span> </div> Mon, 07 Oct 2019 12:32:02 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1829803 at http://www.hcyug.tw DeepMind renews commitment to under-represented students at Oxford http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-03-deepmind-renews-commitment-under-represented-students-oxford <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>DeepMind, the leading British artificial intelligence company, has renewed and extended its commitment to supporting students at the University of Oxford following the success of its inaugural scholarships for under-represented groups, announced in 2018.</p></span> </div> Thu, 03 Oct 2019 08:17:43 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1817471 at http://www.hcyug.tw A filament fit for space - silk is proven to thrive in outer space temperatures http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-03-filament-fit-space-silk-proven-thrive-outer-space-temperatures <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Scientists from the universities of Oxford, Shanghai and Beijing who discovered that natural silks get stronger the colder they get, have finally solved the puzzle of why.</p></span> </div> Thu, 03 Oct 2019 10:24:37 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1817723 at http://www.hcyug.tw Transatlantic partnership opens preventative healthcare clinic in London http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-02-transatlantic-partnership-opens-preventative-healthcare-clinic-london <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>In October 2017 Oxford University Hospitals (OUH), the University of Oxford and Mayo Clinic announced a new partnership, agreeing to work together to drive advances in medical research and patient care.</p></span> </div> Wed, 02 Oct 2019 14:39:35 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1815409 at http://www.hcyug.tw £2.55m funding boost for research into impact of UK school exclusions http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-02-%C2%A3255m-funding-boost-research-impact-uk-school-exclusions <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>New ESRC grant will see first-time multi-disciplinary research conducted on consequences of school exclusions across the UK, led by the Department of Education at the University of Oxford.</p></span> </div> Wed, 02 Oct 2019 11:51:13 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1815046 at http://www.hcyug.tw Poorly reported placebos may lead to mistaken estimates of benefits http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-01-poorly-reported-placebos-may-lead-mistaken-estimates-benefits <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Researchers at the University of Oxford have found that placebo controls are almost never described according to standard reporting guidelines.</p></span> </div> Tue, 01 Oct 2019 08:43:56 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1811677 at http://www.hcyug.tw Oxford students celebrate Black History Month http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-10-01-oxford-students-celebrate-black-history-month <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Oxford University is running a campaign to celebrate Black History Month.?</p></span> </div> Tue, 01 Oct 2019 09:11:29 +0000 admn4084@ox.ac.uk 1811809 at http://www.hcyug.tw New research finds nearly half the flights we take aren't important http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-27-new-research-finds-nearly-half-flights-we-take-arent-important <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>New research evaluating the necessity of air travel indicates that as many as half of flights may be considered to lack importance to the travellers themselves, according to a study published by the Journal of Air Transport Management.</p></span> </div> Fri, 27 Sep 2019 11:37:39 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1801665 at http://www.hcyug.tw The Zika virus linked to microcephaly, discovered on the African continent http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-26-zika-virus-linked-microcephaly-discovered-african-continent <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Researchers from the University of Oxford teamed up with the Angolan Ministry of Health to study the introduction and circulation of the Asian genotype of Zika virus in Angola, southwestern Africa. The Asian genotype caused the 2015-16 epidemic of microcephaly and other birth defects in the Americas.</p></span> </div> Thu, 26 Sep 2019 08:52:52 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1798393 at http://www.hcyug.tw Machine learning helps open up new possibilities for quantum devices http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-26-machine-learning-helps-open-new-possibilities-quantum-devices <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Scientists from the University of Oxford, in collaboration with University of Basel and Lancaster University, have developed an algorithm that can be used to measure quantum dots automatically.</p></span> </div> Thu, 26 Sep 2019 11:31:23 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1798779 at http://www.hcyug.tw Making maths relevant to the climate strikes http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-20-making-maths-relevant-climate-strikes <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Scientists at the University of Oxford work with students to write new GCSE and A-level maths practice questions that help to integrate climate change into the school curriculum.</p></span> </div> Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:32:29 +0000 otss0117@ox.ac.uk 1782139 at http://www.hcyug.tw St Anne’s College launch Aim for Oxford access programme http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-19-st-anne%E2%80%99s-college-launch-aim-oxford-access-programme <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Applications are now open for Aim for Oxford, a targeted, free, 2 year programme run by St Anne’s College and Christ Church College, with the goal of increasing the number of successful applications to Oxford University from state schools in the North East.</p></span> </div> Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:17:33 +0000 admn4084@ox.ac.uk 1779594 at http://www.hcyug.tw New cells identified that repair tissue http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-18-new-cells-identified-repair-tissue <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Researchers at Oxford University have discovered that a newly discovered group of cells can help repair tissues in the body.</p></span> </div> Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:20:37 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1776364 at http://www.hcyug.tw Roots of inequality traced back to Neolithic ox-drawn plows http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-18-roots-inequality-traced-back-neolithic-ox-drawn-plows <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Seven thousand years ago, societies across Eurasia began to show signs of lasting divisions between haves and have-nots. In new research published in the journal?<em>Antiquity</em>, scientists from the University of Oxford,?Bocconi University and Sante Fe Institute chart the precipitous surge of prehistoric inequality and trace its economic origins back to the adoption of ox-drawn plows.</p></span> </div> Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:35:30 +0000 otss0117@ox.ac.uk 1776594 at http://www.hcyug.tw Medical Sciences and MPLS celebrate successful bids for Wellcome Trust PhD programmes http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-17-medical-sciences-and-mpls-celebrate-successful-bids-wellcome-trust-phd-programmes <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Three new funded schemes from the Medical Science Division and MPLS Division have been awarded a four-year PhD programmes in science by the Wellcome Trust.</p></span> </div> Tue, 17 Sep 2019 14:58:01 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1774485 at http://www.hcyug.tw Heart rate and blood pressure changes during pregnancy are less dramatic than previously thought http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-12-heart-rate-and-blood-pressure-changes-during-pregnancy-are-less-dramatic-previously <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>New analysis from over 36,000 healthy women in 20 countries suggests that physiological changes during pregnancy may not be as dramatic as traditionally taught. However, average blood pressures do appear to be increasing year on year.</p></span> </div> Thu, 12 Sep 2019 10:49:50 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1760887 at http://www.hcyug.tw Childhood sexual abuse linked to a range of physical and mental health conditions http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-12-childhood-sexual-abuse-linked-range-physical-and-mental-health-conditions <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>A new review of previous studies into the long-term effects of childhood sexual abuse has suggested that earlier mental health support for victims would reduce the chances of victims developing psychiatric conditions and substance misuse later in life.</p></span> </div> Thu, 12 Sep 2019 14:16:06 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1761235 at http://www.hcyug.tw Towering balloon-like features discovered near centre of the Milky Way http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-11-towering-balloon-features-discovered-near-centre-milky-way <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>An international team of astronomers including members from the University of Oxford, has discovered one of the largest features ever observed in the centre of the Milky Way: a pair of enormous radio-emitting bubbles that tower hundreds of light-years above and below the central region of our galaxy.??</p></span> </div> Wed, 11 Sep 2019 09:16:32 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1758211 at http://www.hcyug.tw Oxford ranked world’s best university for fourth year running http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-11-oxford-ranked-best-university-fourth-year-running <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Oxford has been named the world’s number one university for the fourth successive year in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.</p></span> </div> Tue, 10 Sep 2019 11:40:13 +0000 quee1944@ox.ac.uk 1755873 at http://www.hcyug.tw Oxford climate change conference ramps up efforts to achieve net zero carbon emissions http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-09-oxford-climate-change-conference-ramps-efforts-achieve-net-zero-carbon-emissions <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Community leaders will join academics from the University of Oxford and around the world at the Achieving Net Zero conference, 9-11 September, to discuss opportunities, challenges and pathways for reducing greenhouse gas emissions to limit global warming.?</p></span> </div> Mon, 09 Sep 2019 08:59:28 +0000 otss0117@ox.ac.uk 1753024 at http://www.hcyug.tw New survey finds majority of internet users have a positive experience online, but potential for digital divide to widen http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-09-new-survey-finds-majority-internet-users-have-positive-experience-online-potential <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Research from the Oxford Internet Institute (OII), part of the University of Oxford, has revealed a rapid increase in use of the internet for commercial, banking and entertainment purposes.?</p></span> </div> Mon, 09 Sep 2019 09:16:02 +0000 otss0117@ox.ac.uk 1753135 at http://www.hcyug.tw Snack tax may be more effective than a sugary drink tax to tackle obesity http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-06-snack-tax-may-be-more-effective-sugary-drink-tax-tackle-obesity <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Taxing high sugar snacks such as biscuits, cakes, and sweets might be more effective at reducing obesity levels than increasing the price of sugar sweetened drinks, suggests a study published by <em>The BMJ.</em></p></span> </div> Fri, 06 Sep 2019 14:52:39 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1746405 at http://www.hcyug.tw Oxford’s commitment to diversity gets green light from watchdog http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-06-oxford%E2%80%99s-commitment-diversity-gets-green-light-watchdog-0 <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Oxford University’s extensive plans to increase student numbers from under-represented backgrounds have won the support of the <a href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/">Office for Students (OfS)</a>, the independent regulator of higher education in England.</p></span> </div> Fri, 06 Sep 2019 14:27:11 +0000 admn4084@ox.ac.uk 1746300 at http://www.hcyug.tw Genes associated with left-handedness linked with shape of the brain's language regions http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-05-genes-associated-left-handedness-linked-shape-brains-language-regions <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>A new study has for the first time identified regions of the genome associated with left-handedness in the general population and linked their effects with brain architecture. The study linked these genetic differences with the connections between areas of the brain related to language.</p></span> </div> Thu, 05 Sep 2019 11:58:00 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1743679 at http://www.hcyug.tw Oxford leading project to revolutionise electric vehicle batteries http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-05-oxford-leading-project-revolutionise-electric-vehicle-batteries <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Nextrode project could revolutionise the way electrodes for Li-ion electric vehicle (EV) batteries are manufactured.</p></span> </div> Thu, 05 Sep 2019 12:20:48 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1743681 at http://www.hcyug.tw Artificial intelligence used to recognise primate faces in the wild http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-05-artificial-intelligence-used-recognise-primate-faces-wild <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Scientists at the University of Oxford have developed new artificial intelligence software to recognise and track the faces of individual chimpanzees in the wild.</p></span> </div> Thu, 05 Sep 2019 10:44:43 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1743571 at http://www.hcyug.tw AI technology can predict heart attacks http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-09-04-ai-technology-can-predict-heart-attacks <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Researchers have developed a heart ‘fingerprint’ to tailor personalised treatment for people at high risk of deadly heart attack.</p></span> </div> Wed, 04 Sep 2019 11:25:14 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1741248 at http://www.hcyug.tw Menopausal hormone therapy increases breast cancer risk for years http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-08-30-menopausal-hormone-therapy-increases-breast-cancer-risk-years <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>An international collaboration, using data from more than 100,000 women with breast cancer from 58 epidemiological studies worldwide, has found that using menopausal hormone therapy (MHT) is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer, and that some increased risk persists for more than a decade after use stops.</p></span> </div> Fri, 30 Aug 2019 11:17:19 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1729623 at http://www.hcyug.tw How do we recognise kinship in society? http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-08-28-how-do-we-recognise-kinship-society <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>For over a century, anthropologists have attempted to describe human societies as “matrilineal” or “patrilineal” — emphasizing relatedness among women or men, respectively.?</p></span> </div> Wed, 28 Aug 2019 14:29:05 +0000 otss0117@ox.ac.uk 1725275 at http://www.hcyug.tw British packaged food crowned the healthiest in the world http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-08-23-british-packaged-food-crowned-healthiest-world <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>A global survey has found that when it comes to having the healthiest packaged foods and drinks, the UK tops the charts, with the USA in 2nd place and Australia coming in at 3rd.</p></span> </div> Fri, 23 Aug 2019 14:01:43 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1713728 at http://www.hcyug.tw MRI scans improve prostate cancer detection http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-08-21-mri-scans-improve-prostate-cancer-detection <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Using MRI scans to target biopsies is more effective at detecting prostate cancers that are likely to need treatment than standard ultrasound guided biopsies alone, according to research published in JAMA Network Open.</p></span> </div> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:12:01 +0000 admn4008@ox.ac.uk 1709372 at http://www.hcyug.tw Lord of the flies: competition breeds a better ejaculate http://www.hcyug.tw/news/2019-08-15-lord-flies-competition-breeds-better-ejaculate <div class="field field-name-field-intro field-type-text-long field-label-hidden"> <span class="field-item-single"><p>Researchers at the University of Oxford have discovered that male fruit flies adjust their seminal fluid depending on the levels of competition from other males.</p></span> </div> Thu, 15 Aug 2019 09:22:10 +0000 psyc0931@ox.ac.uk 1694979 at http://www.hcyug.tw 极速十一选五开奖走势图 重庆时时龙虎怎么加盟 花开棋牌下载 360免费计划软件 单机二人麻将游戏 下载红码管家 捕鱼赢现金10元提现 最新吉林快三软件下载 冰球突破赢钱技巧 天富平台登录 欢乐生肖开奖