13 December 2013: Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research: winners announced
A striking image showing the spiral structure of heart muscle fibres in minute detail is the overall winner of this year’s Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research competition, run by the UCL Graduate School. More...
A unique international study has found that the grammatical structures of language can influence children's early understanding of numbers. More...
13 December 2013: Astronomers discover first noble gas molecules in space
Noble gas molecules have been detected in space for the first time in the Crab Nebula, a supernova remnant, by astronomers at UCL. More...
11 December 2013: Highly commended UCL Open Access Guide now available
UCL’s new Open Access (OA) Guide
is now available on the UCL Library Services website.
11 December 2013: New project explores using algae to produce speciality oils
A new UCL project is developing the idea that microalgae could provide more sustainable production of a wide range of useful oils – from omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids to lubricants to next-generation biofuels. More...
11 December 2013: Leading the world on dementia
11 December 2013: UCL takes the lead with £8.5m funding for dementia research
9 December 2013: Two awards for academic health science centre paper
5 December 2013: New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors
4 December 2013: Tuberculosis research project wins Times Higher Education award
4 December 2013: UCL confirms development plans to create a new higher education cluster on Olympic Park
28 November 2013: GREAT3 challenges researchers to find new methods for measuring weak gravitational lensing
27 November 2013: A gene mutation for excessive alcohol drinking found
27 November 2013: High salt levels in common medicines put patients at risk
26 November 2013: Survey examines changes in sexual behaviour and attitudes in Britain
26 November 2013: Summary of results from the 3rd National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles
22 November 2013: Queen’s Anniversary Prize awarded to UCL Biochemical Engineering
22 November 2013: Seven Centres for Doctoral Training funded across UCL
21 November 2013: Electronic prescribing in NHS hospitals patchy at best
19 November 2013: Tackling early socioeconomic inequalities as important as encouraging smoking cessation
18 November 2013: UCL top in research council income
18 November 2013: EPICure@19 checks health of premature babies born 19 years ago
14 November 2013: Resting pulse rates of UK children on the rise
12 November 2013: New UCL Centre for study of Decision-Making Uncertainty announced