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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

House of Lords appointments

Professor Meg Russell (UCL Constitution Unit) discusses the need to regulate appointments to the House of Lords. Read: BBC News, More: Guardian, Listen: BBC Radio 4 ‘Today’ (from 1 hour 15 mins) More...

UCL Opinion

Opinion and comment from UCL academics in the media

Autistic people are more creative than you might think

Autism is commonly, if mistakenly, associated more with logical thinking than creative expression. But new research suggests we might need to rethink our views on creativity and autism, writes Dr Anna Remington (UCL Institute of Education) in The Conversation.