Oxbridge
Oxbridge is a portmanteau (morphological blend) of the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom. The term is used to refer to them collectively in contrast to other B...
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Watson And Crick Discover Chemical Structure Of DNA - Feb 28, 1953
On this day in 1953, Cambridge University scientists James D. Watson and Frances H.C. Crick announce that they have determined the double-helix structure of DNA, the molecule containing human genes.
Miguel CHEVALIER Dear World… Yours, Cambridge
At a fundraising campaign organized by the University of Cambridge in King's College Chapel on 17th October 2015, Artichoke invited the artist Miguel Chevalier to create a series of immersive projecti...
Major Depression Leaves A Metabolic Mark
Major depression comes with an unexpected metabolic signature, according to new evidence reported in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on April 23. The findings in humans and mice offer new insig...
Himalayan Yeti 'Mystery' Looks Even Less Mysterious, Scientists Argue
A year ago, geneticists reported that RNA extracted from hair samples attributed to the Himalayan Yeti monster, a.k.a. "the Abominable Snowman," were actually most similar to the 40,000-year-old genet...
University of Cambridge
The University of Cambridge (abbreviated as Cantab in post-nominal letters) is a collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England. Founded in 1209, Cambridge is the second-oldest university...
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University of Oxford
1°15′12″W / 51.7611°N 1.2534°W / 51.7611; -1.2534The University of Oxford (informally Oxford University or simply Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford...
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Watson And Crick Discover Chemical Structure Of DNA - Feb 28, 1953
On this day in 1953, Cambridge University scientists James D. Watson and Frances H.C. Crick announce that they have determined the double-helix structure of DNA, the molecule containing human genes.
Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations
OCR (Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations) is an examination board that sets examinations and awards qualifications (including GCSEs and A-levels). It is one of England, Wales and Northern Ireland's...
Oxford, Cambridge and RSA Examinations - Wikipedia
United University Club
The United University Club was a London gentlemen's club, founded in 1821. It occupied the purpose-built University Club House, at 1, Suffolk Street, London, England, from 1826 until 1971.
The Clu...
Major Depression Leaves A Metabolic Mark
Major depression comes with an unexpected metabolic signature, according to new evidence reported in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on April 23. The findings in humans and mice offer new insig...
List of Oxbridge sister colleges
Most of the colleges forming the University of Cambridge and University of Oxford are paired into sister colleges across the two universities. The extent of the arrangement differs from case to case, ...
List of Oxbridge sister colleges - Wikipedia
Cambridge Greek Play
The Cambridge Greek Play is a play performed in Ancient Greek by students and alumni of the University of Cambridge, England. The event is held once every three years and is a tradition which started ...
The University Match (cricket)
The University Match in a cricketing context is generally understood to refer to the annual fixture between Oxford University Cricket Club and Cambridge University Cricket Club. From 2001, in most of ...
Full Term
Full Term in the universities of Oxford and Cambridge refers to the eight weeks within the longer academic term during which lectures are given and students are required to be in residence. The dates ...
The Varsity Match
The Varsity Match is an annual rugby union fixture played between the universities of Oxford and Cambridge in England. The event began in 1872, with interruptions only for the two World Wars. Since 1...
Sister college
Harvard University and Yale University in the USA, and Oxford University, Cambridge University and Dublin University in Britain & Ireland, have a tradition of pairing their respective residential ...
Oxford and Cambridge Club
The Oxford and Cambridge Club is a gentleman's club founded in 1830 for members of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. The current clubhouse is located at 71-77 Pall Mall, London, England. Desig...
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The Varsity Yacht Race
The Yacht Varsity is a yacht race between Oxford University and Cambridge University.The Yacht Varsity has been raced since 2003 and became a Half-Blue sport in 2008, since then a full Blue can be awa...
Oxford and Cambridge Catholic Education Board
The Oxford and Cambridge Catholic Education Board (OCCEB) is the charitable body responsible for appointing the Catholic chaplains to the universities of Oxford and Cambridge.OCCEB was established by ...
Cambridge Movement
The Cambridge Movement was a conservative ideological school of thought closely related to the Oxford Movement.
It has been claimed the origins of the movement emanate from the teachings of the C...
History of Regent's Park College, Oxford
Regent's Park College dates to the foundation of the London Baptist Education Society in 1752. The appointment of the first Principal came in 1810 when the College moved to Stepney, East London. In 18...
History of Regent's Park College, Oxford - Wikipedia
Colleges of the University of Cambridge
This is a list of the colleges within the University of Cambridge. These colleges provide most of the accommodation for undergraduates and graduates at the University, and at the undergraduate level t...
Colleges of the University of Cambridge - Wikipedia
Buttery (shop)
In the Middle Ages, a buttery was a storeroom for liquor, the name being derived from the Latin and French words for bottle or, to put the word into its simpler form, a butt, that is, a cask. A butler...
Porters' lodge
A porters' lodge (colloquially, plodge) is a place near the entrance of a building where one or more porters can be found to respond to enquiries from the public and direct them around the building. I...
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