A nine-month countdown to the introduction of compulsory age checks on online pornography seen from the UK has begun.
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Researchers have expressed concern about the UK government’s decision to start negotiating the country’s exit from the European Union while the department in charge of talks remains without a chief scientific adviser.
University of Illinois-Chicago ad for language program director draws outcry.
Rapid urbanization, a growing appetite for middle class consumer goods and the not-so-enviable distinction of being the world's biggest carbon polluter.
One of the state-owned universities is at risk of losing its accreditation.
New York's Empire State Building will be lit up in yellow to mark a day that organisers hope will put a smile on millions of faces.
More than a quarter of humanities researchers in Norway have never published, according to the first evaluation of the discipline in the country for 30 years.
Six full-time professors -- including leaders of efforts to question administration -- lose jobs.
The world faces a looming challenge of handling our waste, an increasing percentage of which is made of plastic, which simply does not go away.
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