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Has Cassini found a universal driver for prebiotic chemistry at Titan?

An important type of molecule that helps produce complex organic material has been detected within Titan?s hazy upper atmosphere by a UCL-led team as part of the international Cassini-Huygens mission.

Published: Jul 26, 2017 2:30:44 PM

Measuring distance with a single photo

Most cameras just record colour but now the 3D shapes of objects, captured through only a single lens, can be accurately estimated using new software developed by UCL computer scientists.

Published: Jul 26, 2017 10:41:09 AM

UCL academics elected to British Academy

Four members of the UCL community have been elected as Fellows of the British Academy, in recognition of their outstanding research.

Published: Jul 21, 2017 10:39:23 AM

First UK trial seeks to reduce challenging behaviour in pre-schoolers with learning disabilities

Disability charity Contact a Family and UCL are launching a national clinical trial ? the first of its kind in the UK ? that aims to reduce behaviour that challenges in very young children with learning disabilities.

Published: Jul 20, 2017 5:00:08 PM

Low-cost drugs package saves lives of people starting HIV treatment late

Treating people who start HIV treatment late with a package of low-cost drugs to prevent serious infections saves three lives for every 100 people treated, according to the findings of a trial led by the Medical Research Council (MRC) Clinical Trials Unit at UCL.

Published: Jul 20, 2017 10:37:26 AM