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28 August 2015: Women on the ‘Problem with Science’
Professor Uta Frith (UCL Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience) joins a discussion about the factors holding back women in science and what can be done to improve gender equality in the lab. Listen: BBC World Service ‘Discovery’
28 August 2015: Sjogren's syndrome
Professor Anisur Rahman (UCL Inflammation) explains what Sjögren’s syndrome is, the difficulties in diagnosing the syndrome and how it can be treated. Listen: BBC Radio 4 ‘Women’s Hour’ (from 18 mins 40 secs)
28 August 2015: Does developing bad behaviour in primary school affect a child’s grades?
Praveetha Patalay (UCL Institute of Education) says new research shows that children who develop bad behaviour towards the end of primary school fall behind the most. Read: The Conversation
28 August 2015: The case for re-nationalising Britain’s railways
Nicole Badstuber (UCL Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering) explains why integrating the UK's expensive and fragmented rail network under public ownership could save hundreds of millions and also provide a better service. Read: The Conversation
27 August 2015: House of Lords appointments
Professor Meg Russell (UCL Constitution Unit) discusses the need to regulate appointments to the House of Lords. Read: BBC News, More: Guardian, Times (£), Independent, Listen: BBC Radio 4 ‘Today’ (from 1 hour 15 mins)
27 August 2015: University managerialism ‘can boost academic freedom’
27 August 2015: OCD: A Monster in my mind
26 August 2015: Emerging market turbulence to hit luxury London property
25 August 2015: Bringing up baby
25 August 2015: Bosses urged to let staff vape at work
25 August 2015: Slavery: How women's key role in abolition has yet to receive the attention it deserves
24 August 2015: The dementia epidemic: is it really stabilising?
20 August 2015: Citations? Great. But have you got the ‘t factor’?
20 August 2015: RoSPA
20 August 2015: E-cigarette restrictions in Wales
20 August 2015: Stroke 'more likely' with long hours
19 August 2015: Mumsnet's co-founder suffers 'swatting attack'
18 August 2015: How do you spot the next terrorist?
18 August 2015: International and postgraduate fee survey
18 August 2015: Autistic people are more creative than you might think