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Can aviation be sustainable?

29 November 2022

Air travel is one of the major contributors to global warming. Cambridge scientists are working with leading energy companies to help develop sustainable aviation fuels, which could reduce the industry’s carbon emissions by 80% or more.

Slow-moving shell of water can make Parkinson’s proteins ‘stickier’

21 November 2022

Water – which makes up the majority of every cell in the body – plays a key role in how proteins, including those associated with Parkinson’s disease, fold, misfold, or clump together, according to a new study.

Eastbourne College Year 12 student visit

26 October 2022

Year 12 students from Eastbourne College visited CEB recently to find out more about chemical engineering and biotechnology and be presented their Davidson Inventors Challenge 2022 Winners Award.