UCL in the media
Retina cell growth measured by lasers
Professor Fred Fitzke (UCL Ophthalmology) comments on a new technique that has allowed cone cell growth in the eye to be recorded in real-time.Read: New Scientist
Should unfinished works be left untouched?
Professors John Sutherland and John Mullan (UCL English Language & Literature) comment following the BBC's attempt to finish Charles Dickens' half-written novel, The Mystery of Edwin Drood.Read: BBC
Computer Science Literacy
Dr Sue Black (UCL Computer Science) talks about ICT/Computer Science education and Michael Gove's recent labelling of current ICT teaching as "harmful" and "boring".Listen: BBC Radio 4's Material World
Stem-cell research: Never say die
Professor Chris Mason (UCL Biochemical Engineering) comments on the viability of humans therapies based on embryonic stem cells.Read: Nature
Baby boom expected after a summer of sport and jubilee
Dr Cath Mercer (UCL Infection & Population Health) comments that the long Jubilee holiday weekend could fuel the birth rate.Read: Evening Standard
London 2012: Local concerns over university campus plans near Olympic Park
Local residents comment on UCL's proposals for a second campus and new housing on the Carpenters Estate in Newham.Watch: BBC London
Words from the wise: Jenny Rohn
Dr Jenny Rohn (UCL Laboratory for Molecular Cell Biology), founder of the Science is Vital campaign, talks about science and 'lab lit'.Read: New Scientist
Keeping Scotland in the United Kingdom
Professor Robert Hazell (UCL Constitution Unit) discusses the feasibility of a referendum on Scottish independence and the likelihood of a legal challenge from Westminster.Watch: BBC 2's Newsnight (from 4 mins 54s)
EU laws are 'harming delivery of care to patients in the NHS'
Professor Kakkar (UCL Partners) comments on how European regulation has affected medical care in the UK.Read: Telegraph
For love or money?
Apple CEO Tim Cook was paid $378m for 2011, but Professor Adrian Furnham (UCL Health Psychology) says such sky-high pay does not boost happiness or motivation.Listen: BBC World Service Business Daily