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Wednesday 24th November 2021

The National AI Strategy – will it keep the UK at the forefront of the AI revolution?

The National AI Strategy – will it keep the UK at the forefront of the AI revolution?
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The last ten years has seen extraordinary advances in AI, and the UK is at the forefront of the field thanks to the exceptional fundamental research base in our universities.
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Wednesday 24th November 2021
Wednesday 17th November 2021

A climate for microbes: how the dynamics of infectious diseases will change on a warming planet

A climate for microbes: how the dynamics of infectious diseases will change on a warming planet
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To mitigate the impact of climate change on the spread of infectious diseases, we can build on the experience of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Wednesday 17th November 2021
Thursday 4th November 2021

Carbon accounting madness makes a mockery of the UK's net zero plans

Carbon accounting madness makes a mockery of the UK's net zero plans
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New study says government targets to make the UK carbon neutral by 2050 could be worthless if current carbon accounting systems aren't radically reformed
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Thursday 4th November 2021
Thursday 28th October 2021

Is there a convincing UK strategy to deliver low-carbon heating?

Is there a convincing UK strategy to deliver low-carbon heating?
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Why a convincing UK strategy to deliver low-carbon heating a challenge
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Thursday 28th October 2021
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