Authors Posts by Irteza Ishraq

Irteza Ishraq

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Why does Oxford need a zero-emission zone?

Are the city council's proposals worthwhile?

Working at the frontiers of knowledge – and the edge of...

The Ig Nobel Prize is science at its most curious, writes Irteza Ishraq

The rise of nuclear weapons

Irteza Ishraq outlines the ascent of nuclear physics from the lab to the battlefield

Spacecraft gets between Saturn and its rings

Irteza Ishraq takes a look at the latest developments in understanding Saturn's rings

5 minute tute: Professor Joseph Conlon strings together string theory

Irteza Ishraq talks to the Oxford theoretical physicist, New College tutor and author of 'Why String Theory?' about the nature of strings and multiple dimensions.

Researchers capture most detailed glimpse of early star formation

Irteza Ishraq explores the nature and science of star formation.

What does Brexit mean for the future of scientific research in...

Irteza Ishraq looks at the impact Brexit could have on researchers in the UK.

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OUCA Bullingdon ban reversed after motion branded ‘unconstitutional’

It comes less than a week after OUCA passed a motion claiming to move it "towards a more open, welcoming, and tolerant environment for all"

Entry requirements are an arbitrary measure

Oxford needs to look at more than just grades

Keble Warden ‘mightily sorry’ for undergrad accommodation cock-up

Failure to complete fire safety tests forced second and third year undergraduates to delay their arrival in Oxford

Gin and tonic’s history might leave you with a bitter taste

Colonialism, empire and disease: this tasty tipple has an interesting story

The Threepenny Opera Preview – ‘promises to be exhilarating’

This term's Playhouse show paints a heightened portrait of the inner-city's criminal underworld.