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Thum Ping Tjin had ‘clearly lied’ about academic credentials, no weight given to his views: Select Committee

SINGAPORE: Historian Thum Ping Tjin had “clearly lied” about his academic credentials in the evidence he gave to the Select Committee tasked to look …

Communist Party

New Timeline for Earliest Known Animal Is 'Holy Grail' of Paleontology

We're all a little bit Dickinsonia.<p>Before the Cambrian explosion created the vast majority of Earth’s first animals 540 million years ago, the world …

Paleontology

The Tale of Sinuhe - R. B. Parkinson - Oxford University Press

Herodotus, Robin Waterfield, Carolyn Dewald<p>Stephanie Dalley<p>John Locke, Pauline Phemister<p>Plato, Robin Waterfield, Andrew Gregory<p>Michael Fontaine, …

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High Precision Protein Functional Site Detection Using 3D Convolutional Neural Networks

Motivation<p>Accurate annotation of protein functions is fundamental for understanding molecular and cellular physiology. Data-driven methods hold …

Oxford University Press

Imprisoned suffragette letter discovered

<b>A previously unknown letter from the first suffragette to be jailed in the campaign for the vote has been discovered by an Oxford historian.</b><p>Written the day after Annie Kenney was released from prison in Manchester in 1905, it is being claimed as the earliest known letter from a woman involved in …

Emmeline Pankhurst

Liberty, Equality, and Humbug - David Dwan - Oxford University Press

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The natural wildness of the English language

<b>“Talk on the Wild Side: The Untameable Nature of Language”.</b> By Lane Greene. <i>Profile Books; 240 pages; £14.99. To be published in America by Hachette</i> …

Artificial Intelligence

Renee Stone Joins National Audubon Society as Vice President for Climate

<b>Washington, DC. (September 20, 2018)</b>—Today, the National Audubon Society announced the appointment of Renee Stone as Vice President of Climate. …

Audubon Society

Undiagnosed STIs Can Increase PMS Symptoms, New Research Finds

For some women, PMS is a major disruption to their lives. The symptoms can be severe and limiting — yet so often, women are socialized to believe …

Menstruation

As tasks wane, skills rise

It’s a common scene: A truck driver pulls up to a highway truck stop for fuel and lunch. She orders a burger and fries from the waiter standing at the counter. Then, she makes her way to the store next door to pick up a coffee to go.<p>In a matter of years, these kinds of simple, daily interactions …

Construction Industry

Hitler's Army - Omer Bartov - Oxford University Press

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Selection of mutants with resistance or diminished susceptibility to ceftazidime/avibactam from ESBL- and AmpC-producing Enterobacteriaceae

Introduction<p>Difficult Gram-negative infections are increasingly treated with new β-lactamase inhibitor combinations, e.g. ceftazidime/avibactam. …

Oxford University Press

Private money managers made about $3.8 billion in profits over 10 years from Pa.’s pension funds

It's one of the big mysteries in Harrisburg: How many billions of dollars in profits have BlackRock, Apollo Global and more than 100 private-equity …

Pensions

Who is on The One Show tonight?

TONIGHT'S episode of The One Show is set to be a hilarious one with two legendary comedians joining the show as guests.<p>Here's all you need to know …

British Humour

Who We Are - Oxford University Press

At Oxford University Press, we share the values of our society partners because we are part of the scholarly community. Our mission is to ensure that …

Oxford University Press

Painting by Riza-yi `Abbasi | The Lovers | The Met

Wilson, Arnold T. "7th January to 28th February, 1931." In <i>Catalogue of the International Exhibition of Persian Art</i>. 3rd. ed. London: Royal Academy of …

Art Galleries

A growing institute with big ambitions

Japan needs to embrace strategic research and globalization to remain at the forefront of innovation. Having joined the Okinawa Institute of Science …

Okinawa

Spotify Playlist: Broadway tunes in pop culture

<b>Julia Baker</b> is a former intern on the Discipline Marketing and Rev Gen team at Oxford University Press.<p><b>Laurence Maslon</b> is Arts Professor and …

Personal Information

Smoking and Risk of Microscopic Colitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Background<p>The association between smoking and inflammatory bowel disease has long been recognized, but its role in the development of microscopic …

Oxford University Press

Want a Sustainable Economy? A Doughnut May Be The Answer

Uprooted trees and demolished cars litter the streets of China’s Shenzhen, reminders of the power of Typhoon Mangkhut. The Carolinas remain flooded, …

China

An Infant of Monstrous Aspect

A Dash of Style: The Art and Mastery of Punctuation<p>by Noah Lukeman<p>Adventures in the Screen Trade<p>by William Goldman<p>APE: Author, Publisher, …

Oxford University Press

Throwback Thursday: Kipchoge will be world's greatest, predicted London marathon former race director

In November 2017 <b>Eliud Kipchoge</b> spoke to students at the Oxford Union, the famous debate society at Oxford University, about his track and field …

London Marathon

Socially Extended Epistemology - J. Adam Carter, Andy Clark, Jesper Kallestrup, S. Orestis Palermos, Duncan Pritchard - Oxford University Press

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The Epidemiology and Clinical Features of Balamuthia mandrillaris Disease in the United States, 1974 – 2016

Background<p><i>Balamuthia mandrillaris</i> is a free-living ameba that causes rare, nearly always fatal disease in humans and animals worldwide. <i>B. …

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After Austerity - Paperback - Peter Taylor-Gooby, Benjamin Leruth, Heejung Chung - Oxford University Press

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Folklife Curators Honored Again for Excellence in Research

For the second year in a row, staff members at the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage received the Secretary’s Research Prize, …

Smithsonian

Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum To Host Victorian Tea

The Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum will host its annual Victorian Tea, featuring a talk on celebrated author Edith Wharton.<p><b>From LMMM:</b> The …

Wharton School

Rapid Molecular Diagnostics to Inform Empiric Use of Ceftazidime/Avibactam and Ceftolozane/Tazobactam against Pseudomonas aeruginosa: PRIMERS IV

Background<p><i>Overcoming</i><i></i><i></i>-lactam resistance in pathogens such as <i>Pseudomonas aeruginosa</i> is a major clinical challenge. Rapid molecular diagnostics (RMDs) …

Atoms

Twenty Lessons in the Sociology of Food and Agriculture - Jason Konefal; Maki Hatanaka - Oxford University Press

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The Oxford Handbook of Psycholinguistics - Hardback - Shirley-Ann Rueschemeyer, M. Gareth Gaskell - Oxford University Press

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