UCL in the media
First year UCL medical student Hamzah Selim helped deliver a baby at Warren Street tube station in London on Tuesday. He responded to the cries of the mother, who had gone into labour, and called upon his medical training to assist.
Professor Robert Hazell (UCL Constitution Unit) asserts that the UK is in the midst of a constitutional crisis in the wake of the parliamentary vote on the PM's Brexit plan, followed by the motion of no confidence in the PM.
Listen: BBC Radio 4 'The Briefing Room' (from 15 mins 30 secs)
PhD student Eva Mebius (UCL English Language & Literature) has curated an exhibition at the Yale Center for British Art, based on her research into the imagery of floods in British art since the romantic era.
Professor Peter O'Hearn (UCL Computer Science) says latest research findings on 'unsolvable' mathematical problems is “of a rare kind”, and will probably be important for the theory of machine learning.
Parental separation is more likely to harm children's mental health if children are seven or older when the split occurs, but appears to have no effect if they are younger, finds research by Professor Emla Fitzsimons and Dr Aase Villadsen (UCL Institute of Education).