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Interactive website helps lower-income smokers to stop smoking

People with lower incomes attempting to quit smoking are 36% more likely to succeed if they use a new interactive website called ‘StopAdvisor’ than if they use a static information website, finds a randomised controlled trial led by UCL researchers.

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Simon Cane appointed Director of Public and Cultural Engagement at UCL

Simon Cane, the deputy director of Birmingham Museums Trust, is to join UCL in the new year as director of public and cultural engagement. Read: Museums Association, More: UCL News

UCL Opinion

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How the world's first smartwatch was built

The pocket watch could be called the world's first "smart" device, and its development involved some of the greatest scientific minds of the 17th Century, writes Professor Lisa Jardine (UCL Centre for Editing Lives & Letters) for BBC News magazine. More...