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Dame Carol Robinson to receive Lifetime Achievement Award for groundbreaking protein analysis work

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Major research into ‘hallucinating’ generative models advances reliability of artificial intelligence

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Study demonstrates how AI can develop more personalised cancer treatment strategies

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Researchers generate black hole ‘plasma fireballs’ on Earth

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Four Oxford University scientists awarded Royal Society of Chemistry prizes

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First use of weather forecasts to show human impact on extreme weather is ‘transformational’, Oxford scientists say

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New molecule found to suppress bacterial antibiotic resistance evolution

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World leaders still need to wake up to AI risks, say leading experts ahead of AI Safety Summit

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First proof that “plunging regions” exist around black holes in space

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University of Oxford to lead new Sustainable Chemicals and Materials Manufacturing Research Hub

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