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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Staff books include:

Cain 2013 Brown Dog in Battersea Park spacerAthena Swan Bronze Award


Archive of STS news

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New Podcast Series: Thinking About Science

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This term STS is launching a brand new series of podcasts where STS'ers talk with scientists about their current research. The first two podcasts are now live on the STS Website. The aim of the early episodes will be to discuss recent discoveries and research in science and the philosophical implications of these. Dr Emma Tobin (STS, UCL) will interview leading scientists in a number of fields, including astrobiology, particle physics, evolutionary biochemistry, structural biology, psychology and many others.

2012 Graduation - Congratulations

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STS graduation 2012

STS extends our warmest congratulations to our BSc and PhD graduates this month. Graduation was a grand ceremony on a beautiful day in central London. It's hard to know who was more proud: parents or tutors. 

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