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William Dalrymple's 'The Company Quartet' released

The Times of India 13 May 2021
From multi-award-winning and bestselling historian William Dalrymple comes a four-book collection chronicling the thrilling rise and fall of the East India Company ... He is a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, the Royal Asiatic Society and the Royal Society of Edinburgh, and has held visiting fellowships at Princeton and Brown ... .
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Ankle and foot evolution gave mammals a leg up

Phys Dot Org 13 May 2021
Bone measurements ... Rapid evolution ... Surviving devastation ... The study is published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B ... Quantitative assessment of tarsal morphology illuminates locomotor behaviour in Palaeocene mammals following the end-Cretaceous mass extinction, Proceedings of the Royal Society B ... DOI ... Proceedings of the Royal Society B.
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Astronomer Annie Maunder and old battles against ‘he’ and ‘him’

The Irish Times 13 May 2021
Although Trinity only admitted men, the Royal University of Ireland did allow women to sit its examinations ... In 1886, Elizabeth Isis Pogson had been nominated as a fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society (RAS), but withdrew when a barrister advised that the use of “he” and “him” in the society’s constitution was intended to exclude women.
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Ruth Gilligan wins RSL Ondaatje Prize 2021 for 'The Butchers'

The Times of India 13 May 2021
The Royal Society of Literature (RSL) Ondaatje Prize is an annual prize "awarded for a distinguished work of fiction, non-fiction or poetry, evoking the spirit of a place." ... https.//t.co/ZAJRi00jad ... pic.twitter.com/AoicU1aWtg— Royal Society of Literature (@RSLiterature) May 11, 2021 ... A million thanks; this really means an awful lot." ... .
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Is planting trees as good for the Earth as everyone says?

Mongabay 13 May 2021
“Reforestation in terms of ecological restoration, that is, reestablishing forests that will be similar to their previous ecological state, is a relatively recent ambition for Western society,” Kate Hardwick, a conservation scientist at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, told ...
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Motif FoodWorks Gains Exclusive Access to Transformative Plant-Based Technologies

Daily Times Chronicle 13 May 2021
ft ... Marangoni ... A prolific scientist with over 400 research papers, 85 book chapters, 13 books and 40 patents to his name, he is the recipient of many scientific awards throughout the world, and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, the American Oil Chemists' Society, the Institute of Food Technologists and the Royal Society of Chemistry (U.K.).
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Science news in brief: From googly eye birds to flat pasta turning 3D

The Independent 13 May 2021
The results of this study, published on 5 May in the journal Royal Society Open Science, suggest that looming-eyes buoys can reduce the number of seabirds by up to 30 per cent within a 165ft radius ... .
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'I want to be like Jesus'

Korea Times 13 May 2021
By Steven L. Shields ... Most of us Christians leave those good thoughts on the church's doorstep or at the gate of the retreat center when we return home ... And thinking is one of the essential tasks of humanness, for thinking is how we engage with society at a deeper level ... He is a retired clergyman and president of the Royal Asiatic Society Korea. .
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Karnataka: Gagandeep Kang roped-in for vaccination protocol, Dr Devi Shetty for 3rd wave committee

The Times of India 13 May 2021
BENGALURU ... On Thursday, briefing the media, chief minister B S Yediyurappa said. “The state government has appointed Prof. Gagandeep Kang as an adviser on vaccination strategy ... Kang has published over 375 papers in international and national journals and is the first woman working from India to be elected a Fellow of the Royal Society ... .
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The Crown's Erin Doherty is seen on Bristol set of new BBC drama Chloe for ...

The Daily Mail 13 May 2021
Erin Doherty was seen for the first time filming scenes on the Bristol set of her upcoming series Chloe on Thursday. Erin, 28 – whose portrayal of Princess Anne in The Crown won her critical acclaim – stars in BBC One's psychological drama series Chloe ... New role ... Off camera ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next ... Share this article ... Royal Television Society. .
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Hong Kong Convention Ambassadors Team Up to Make City the Place to Meet

The Marshall News Messenger 13 May 2021
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2021-- ... This press release features multimedia. View the full release here.. Hong Kong, the World’s Meeting Place (Photo ... Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Congress 2023. 2023. The Congress of Asian Society of Cardiovascular Imaging (ASCI) 2023 ... The Congress of the Asian Society of Transplantation (CAST) 2023.
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Docent Health’s Consumer Engagement Platform Powers Sutter Health’s Award-Winning New Mental Health Tool for Youth

The Marshall News Messenger 13 May 2021
BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2021-- ... According to the White House “ ,” nearly 10 percent of America’s youth are reporting severe depression ... The growing mental health crisis among America’s youth is a critical issue in our society and has been exacerbated by the COVID19 pandemic, “ said Royal Tuthill ... CONTACT. Media Contact. Evan Mimms ... PUB.
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No place for kids

Indian Express 13 May 2021
But in the big, bad world of the internet, even spaces designed to be safe for children are not necessarily so ... Instagram, in particular, was flagged in a 2017 study by UK’s Royal Society for Public Health as being the “worst” for young people’s mental health, affecting sleep quality and leading to bullying and body image issues ... Tags ... Advertisement ... .
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Serhat Hosder elected as fellow of Royal Aeronautical Society

The Rolla Daily News 12 May 2021
The Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) has elected Dr ... “I am honored to be a fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society and by this acknowledgement of my contributions to the field,” says Hosder ... The Royal Aeronautical Society is a British multidisciplinary professional society dedicated to the global aerospace community.
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Looming googly-eyed buoys effective at keeping seabirds safe from fish nets

Phys Dot Org 12 May 2021
In their paper published in the journal Royal Society Open Science, the group describes the buoy and how well it worked when tested ... Explore further ... More information. Yann Rouxel et al. Buoys with looming eyes deter seaducks and could potentially reduce seabird bycatch in gillnets, Royal Society Open Science (2021). DOI ... Royal Society Open Science ... ....
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