Researchers have unlocked the genetic code behind some of the brightest and most vibrant colours in nature. The paper, published in the journal PNAS, is the first study of the genetics of structural colour - as seen in butterfly wings and peacock feathers - and paves the way for genetic research in a variety of structurally coloured organisms.
A new experiment, launching today online, aims to help ‘inoculate’ against disinformation by providing a small dose of perspective from a “fake news tycoon”. A pilot study has shown some early success in building resistance to fake news among teenagers.
Saturday, 24 February 2018 to Monday, 31 December 2018
Meet alumni in your area, hear from Cambridge's leading experts and discuss challenging questions at Global Cambridge events. In 2018, we'll be visiting Beijing, Cardiff, Dublin, Geneva, Hong Kong, Mumbai and Singapore.