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Research intelligence - Hands off the funding sacred cow?

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"There is an argument that the dual-support system is magic: people don't know why it is as effective as it is, and therefore feel that to perturb it is dangerous," says Professor David Price (UCL Vice-Provost, Research). Read: THE

Scientists excited about mission to Jupiter and its icy moons

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The European Space Agency is to mount a billion-euro mission to Jupiter and its icy moons. Professor Andrew Coates (UCL Space & Climate Physics) talks about the importance of the mission and his favourite moons. Watch: BBC News More: BBC News at Six (from 16mins) Guardian PA

Why do old books smell?

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A UCL-led team developed a technique to mechanically "sniff" aromas released by old books to identify the materials they are made of and also to assess degradation. Read: Guardian

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