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Smoking linked to faster cognitive decline in men

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A study led by Dr Severine Sabia (UCL Epidemiology and Public Health) has shown that middle-aged men who smoke suffered more rapid cognitive decline than peers who have never smoked. Read: LA Times More: Times of India China Daily

Cost of policing football matches

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Justin Kurland (UCL Security and Crime Science) says that football clubs should be paying their fair share and should be held responsible. Watch: BBC London News (from 20mins) More: BBC One’s Inside Out London (from 9mins)

Shared space is the future for London's roads

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"Shared space," says Professor John Adams (UCL Geography), "deliberately creates uncertainty as to who has the right of way, letting road users work it out for themselves in a civilised fashion." Read: Evening Standard

Alpha males get a beta in the board room

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Research by Dr Nick Wright (Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging at UCL) shows that testosterone affects our decisions by making us more egotistical. Read: Daily Mail, More: PA, Times of India, Irish Times, AFP, Times of India

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