16 April 2014: Crowd-sourcing Britain's Bronze Age: call for public to help catalogue and model prehistoric artefacts
A new joint project by the
British Museum and the UCL Institute of Archaeology is seeking online
contributions from members of the public to enhance a major British
Bronze Age archive and artefact collection.
8 April 2014: Mayor launches MedCity with £4.1m investment
The Mayor of London today launched MedCity, a partnership between UCLPartners, King’s Health Partners, Imperial College AHSC, Oxford, Cambridge and the Greater London Authority, to establish London and the Greater South East as a world-leading cluster for life sciences. More...
A new way to artificially control muscles using light, with the potential to restore function to muscles paralysed by conditions such as motor neuron disease and spinal cord injury, has been developed by scientists at UCL and King’s College London. More...
A new collaboration of
health protection researchers across UCL, London School of Hygiene and Tropical
Medicine, and Public Health England has launched today.
2 April 2014: UCL and Max Planck Society invest €5m to open world’s first computational psychiatry centre
The world’s first centre for computational psychiatry was launched on Tuesday 1st April, following a €5m investment from the Max Planck Society and UCL to be spent over the next 5 years. More...
1 April 2014: UCL study finds new evidence linking fruit and vegetable consumption with lower mortality
28 March 2014: Jeremy Bentham and the escaped convicts
27 March 2014: Cell-saving drugs could reduce brain damage after stroke
25 March 2014: Shorter sleepers are over-eaters
24 March 2014: Scientists develop world’s first light-activated antimicrobial surface that also works in the dark
20 March 2014: UCL open letter to Paul Dacre, Editor of the Daily Mail
20 March 2014: Cohort training keeps UK ahead
19 March 2014: Statins could help control multiple sclerosis
17 March 2014: Information overload acts ‘to dim the lights’ on what we see
13 March 2014: Professor Jacqueline McGlade appointed UNEP Chief Scientist
13 March 2014: Professor David Price joins The Conversation
12 March 2014: First thin films of spin ice reveal cold secrets
3 March 2014: World-class orchestras judged by sight not sound