The decision by the Scottish government to ban smacking has been welcomed by UCL researchers whose report into the damage caused to children by physical punishment played a key part in framing the proposed new legislation.
Published: Oct 20, 2017 12:20:47 PM
The brain rapidly switches between operational modes in response to tasks and what is replayed can predict how well a task will be completed, according to a new UCL study in rats.
Published: Oct 19, 2017 5:02:38 PM
UCL’s finance committee has approved the appointment of a highly-rated ethical investment manager to help oversee the university’s endowment funds, which are now worth approximately £160m.
Published: Oct 19, 2017 12:49:19 PM
BBC Research and Development has announced a five-year research partnership with eight UK Universities, including UCL, to unlock the potential of data in the media.
Published: Oct 19, 2017 11:04:22 AM
Slow internet speeds and the Internet ‘rush hour’ – the peak time when data speeds drop by up to 30% – could be history with new hardware designed and demonstrated by UCL researchers that provides consistently high-speed broadband connectivity.
Published: Oct 19, 2017 10:00:13 AM