Picture of the Week
As the Dark Energy Survey begins its second year of observations, UCL scientists are at the forefront of its science programme. This week's 'Picture of the Week' is galaxy NGC 1398, snapped during the survey's observations.
MAPS News in UCL
UCL scientists are set to continue investigations into why expansion of the universe is speeding up, having already secured high quality early data. More...
14 August 2014: School pupils experience space science at UCL
A group of secondary school students have designed their own space missions during a new week-long work experience programme at the UCL Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL). More...
12 August 2014: National Student Survey: improvement in student satisfaction
Student satisfaction at UCL has risen by 2%, according to the latest National Student Survey (NSS) results. More...
UCL scientists have discovered a new method to efficiently generate and control currents based on the magnetic nature of electrons in semi-conducting materials, offering a radical way to develop a new generation of electronic devices. More...
5 August 2014: UCL scientists honoured by Royal Society
The outstanding achievements of three UCL scientists have been recognised by The Royal Society, the UK’s national Academy of science, in this year’s Awards and Prizes announcement. More...
27 June 2014: Reef built by animals 550 million years ago discovered
19 June 2014: Queen’s Birthday Honours for the UCL community
24 March 2014: Scientists develop world’s first light-activated antimicrobial surface that also works in the dark
14 March 2014: UCL researchers set to take their research to parliament
12 February 2014: Safer and more sustainable materials for manufacturing
9 January 2014: Quantum mechanics explains efficiency of photosynthesis
7 January 2014: ALMA spots supernova dust factory 160,000 light years away
17 December 2013: ESA’s Billion Star Surveyor: UCL’s contribution
13 December 2013: Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research: winners announced
13 December 2013: Astronomers discover first noble gas molecules in space
28 November 2013: GREAT3 challenges researchers to find new methods for measuring weak gravitational lensing
18 November 2013: UCL top in research council income
30 October 2013: First results from world’s most sensitive dark matter detector
29 October 2013: Striking research images sought for UCL competition
28 October 2013: New material for quantum computing discovered out of the blue
11 October 2013: Iron in the Earth’s core weakens before melting
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