Archive of UCL in the media

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4 August 2015: Chasing stardust

Professor Stephen Price (UCL Chemistry) has been using a number of surface analysis techniques, including reflection absorption IR spectroscopy and temperature programmed desorption, to probe interstellar ices. Read: Chemistry World More...

4 August 2015: Infections that wreck summer for millions of women

Dr Jenny Rohn and Professor James Malone-Lee (both UCL Clinical Physiology) comment on the rise in UTIs during the summer season. Read: Daily Mail More...

3 August 2015: Great ball of fire!

Dr Francisco Diego (UCL Physics & Astronomy) explains the origins of meteors. Read: Daily Mail More...

3 August 2015: Looted in Syria – and sold in London

Posing undercover as an antiques dealer in London, Dr Mark Altaweel (UCL Archaeology) investigates whether looted antiquities from Syria and Iraq are available on the UK market. Listen: BBC Radio Scotland ‘Sunday Morning’ (from 1 hour 47 mins), Read: Guardian More...

3 August 2015: App welcomes your arrival with message in a bubble

An app developed by Dr Beau Lotto (UCL Ophthalmology) allows the sender to virtually place a message, photograph, audio recording or video footage at a particular longitude and latitude. Read: Times (£) More...

3 August 2015: Recovery of UK economy is the slowest since records began

Professor Stephen Machin (UCL Economics) says that productivity growth in recent years has been “anaemic”. Read: Independent More...

3 August 2015: Leading academic answers the most common anti-immigration claims

Professor John Salt (UCL Geography) responds to some of the most common assertions about immigration to the UK. Read: Independent More...

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