UCL Department of Science and Technology Studies is an interdisciplinary centre for the integrated study of science's history, philosophy, sociology, communication and policy, located in the heart of London. Founded in 1921. Award winning for teaching and research, plus for our public engagement programme. Rated as outstanding by students at every level.

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Lock - Successful Science Communication spacerAthena Swan Bronze Award


Archive of STS news

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Thinking About Science Episode 5

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Biological Complexity and Structural Biology

Prof Stephen Curry (Imperial College London)

Praise for STS teaching

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STS has been praised for "making excellent use of a broad range of assessment methods" by UCL's Quality Management and Enhancement Committee. (QMEC report on 2011-12, appendix AC5/33 11-12)

Thinking About Science: Episode 4

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The Evolution of Biological Complexity with Nick Lane

Dr Nick Lane (UCL):

video: Miller talks about Chemical Cosmos

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 In this video, Prof Steve Miller discusses his recent book (more information).

Ambrosio: Art and Science mix

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Ambrosio at UCL Lunch Hour Lecture

STS's Dr Chiara Ambrosio spoke in UCL's Lunch Hour Lecture series to stress the creative value of art and science interacting. 

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