19 November 2014: UK cities spend £23 million annually on IT
A new report by UCL and Arup reveals that UK city authorities spend an average of £23 million a year each on IT, which is 6% of their total expenditure. More...
19 November 2014: Improving the lives of dementia carers
A psychological intervention that provides stress relief and emotional support for people caring for relatives with dementia can reduce depression and anxiety and improve wellbeing at no extra cost to standard care, finds new UCL research published in Lancet Psychiatry. More...
19 November 2014: New i-sense collaboration to improve monitoring of UK flu hotspots
An exciting new project to help monitor the spread of flu in the UK more accurately and earlier than ever before has been funded by i-sense, an £11m EPSRC-funded collaboration led by UCL. More...
18 November 2014: One in ten British men say they have paid for sex
11% of men in Britain report ever paying for sex and 3.6% report paying for sex in the past five years, finds a UCL-led study funded by the Wellcome Trust and Medical Research Council. More...
18 November 2014: Most people would rather harm themselves than others for profit
14 November 2014: Britain's obese in denial about their weight
13 November 2014: Mars has macroweather too
13 November 2014: The Experiment: a new model for scientific research?
12 November 2014: Virtual reality helps people to comfort and accept themselves
12 November 2014: Gas as a bridge to a low-carbon future
7 November 2014: Changing London’s cycling infrastructure will improve safety
6 November 2014: Sense of meaning and purpose in life linked to longer lifespan
6 November 2014: Cause of organ damage after heart attack and stroke found
29 October 2014: UCL-Lancet Commission argues that “health is as much about caring as it is about curing”
27 October 2014: Scientists identify potential cause for 40% of pre-term births
23 October 2014: UCL awarded £13.5 million to advance medical research facilities
23 October 2014: Simplifying TB treatments to improve patients’ lives
23 October 2014: How glands expand to fight off disease