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Tracking exploding Lithium-ion batteries in real-time

What happens when lithium-ion batteries overheat and explode has been tracked inside and out for the first time by a UCL-led team using sophisticated 3D imaging.

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Video: Understanding how Lithium-ion batteries fail 

UCL in the media

UCL's appearances in the mainstream media

Women on the ‘Problem with Science’

Professor Uta Frith (UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience) joins a discussion about the factors holding back women in science and what can be done to improve gender equality in the lab. Listen: BBC World Service ‘Discovery’ More...

UCL Opinion

Opinion and comment from UCL academics in the media

My laboratory would fall apart if Britain left the EU

While the latest immigration figures are grabbing the headlines, researchers like me are trying to not think about their potential political repercussions, writes Professor Stephen Moss (UCL Ophthalmology) in the Guardian Higher Education Network.