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Physics/Materials Science - Event
15.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Innovation/Technology
15.02.2018
Chinese New Year: Why the Year of the Dog will be a great year for research
China celebrates Lunar New Year today and it has been a momentous twelve months for research and innovation.
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
15.02.2018
Architecture
15.02.2018
Administration/Government - Literature/Linguistics
15.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology
15.02.2018
Blood thinners may raise stroke risk in over-65s with kidney disease
Blood thinners may raise stroke risk in over-65s with kidney disease
People over 65 years old may be increasing their stroke risk by taking anticoagulants for an irregular heartbeat if they also have chronic kidney disease, finds a new study led by UCL, St George's, University of London and the University of Surrey. Based on their findings, published today in the BMJ , the researchers warn that doctors should be more cautious about prescribing anticoagulants, also known as blood thinners, in this population until more studies can clarify the consequences of doing so.
Medicine/Pharmacology
15.02.2018
UofG Scientists awarded £4.5m funding grant from Cancer Research UK
University of Glasgow scientists are set to receive a major grant for pioneering research into cancer. Cancer Research UK is planning to invest nearly £4.5 million over the next five years in ground-breaking work at the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) in Glasgow. The grant will allow doctors and scientists to continue researching and testing better and kinder treatments for patients.
Art and Design
14.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Computer Science/Telecom
14.02.2018
Life Sciences - Art and Design
14.02.2018
UCL’s Jeremy Bentham joins exhibition in New York
UCL has mounted a meticulously-planned operation to enable its spiritual forebear Jeremy Bentham to achieve in death what he always wanted to do in life: visit America.
Life Sciences - Psychology
14.02.2018
Reality check
Reality check
Reality check Ever had a hallucination? Did you know that you're having one right now? Our grip on reality is, according to neuroscientists, much less tangible than we believe.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
13.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Innovation/Technology
13.02.2018
Innovation/Technology - Business/Economics
13.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Careers/Employment
12.02.2018
Life Sciences
12.02.2018
Visual cues amplify sound
Visual cues amplify sound
Looking at someone's lips is good for listening in noisy environments because it helps our brains amplify the sounds we're hearing in time with what we're seeing, finds a new UCL-led study.
Innovation/Technology
12.02.2018
Wheelchair Fencing innovation breaks down barriers to the sport
Wheelchair Fencing innovation breaks down barriers to the sport
A team of Imperial undergraduates have created a new low-cost design for a Wheelchair Fencing frame to open up the sport to people worldwide.
Medicine/Pharmacology
12.02.2018
People with learning disabilities have a greater number of illnesses than previously understood
People with learning disabilities are suffering from a far greater number of illnesses than had been previously understood, adding to concerns that life-threatening conditions are being routinely miss
Medicine/Pharmacology - Psychology
12.02.2018
Sibling bullying makes psychotic disorders three times more likely
People who were bullied by siblings during childhood are up to three times more likely to develop psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia in early adulthood, according to new research by the University of Warwick.
Innovation/Technology - Environment/Sustainable Development
12.02.2018
Report calls for National Parks to get smart
Report calls for National Parks to get smart
A walk in a park could soon be an entirely different experience if National Parks act on urgent recommendations made in a report released today.
Careers/Employment - Medicine/Pharmacology
11.02.2018
'Women scientists have built our world. It's time to invest in them' - The Cambridge women campaigning for gender equality in science
’Women scientists have built our world. It’s time to invest in them’ - The Cambridge women campaigning for gender equality in science
'Women scientists have built our world. It's time to invest in them' - The Cambridge women campaigning for gender equality in science I think it's absolutely vital, at every opportunity, for all of us to honour and promote girls and women in science.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Business/Economics
11.02.2018
History/Archeology - Agronomy/Food Science
09.02.2018
Workshops to give people a real taste of cooking, the Neolithic way
Workshops to give people a real taste of cooking, the Neolithic way
Archaeologists from Cardiff University are collaborating with colleagues from the University of York and English Heritage to explore the food consumed by the masses who constructed the world heritage site, Stonehenge.
Life Sciences - History/Archeology
09.02.2018
A 12,000-year story - revealing the history of settlers in Britain from the end of the Ice Age to the present day
A new exhibition about the history of settlers in Britain has opened at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History.
Environment/Sustainable Development - Careers/Employment
09.02.2018
Administration/Government
09.02.2018
Striking the right balance between secrecy and accountability when undercover policing goes wrong
Police and security agencies need to work harder to defend their decision to maintain secrecy when historic police misconduct and abuse of power come under scrutiny, according to a new analysis of the legal arguments called upon to justify a kneejerk non-disclosure policy. Media coverage of alleged historic misconduct by undercover police officers has led to the creation of a public inquiry into undercover policing.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
09.02.2018
£1.7m Innovate UK funding will help tackle silent killer that could affect one in four Scots
£1.7m Innovate UK funding will help tackle silent killer that could affect one in four Scots
Eagle Genomics and the Stratified Medicine Scotland Innovation Centre (SMS-IC) have been awarded a £1.7M collaborative grant from Innovate UK, the UK's innovation agency, for a ground-breaking
Administration/Government - Business/Economics
09.02.2018
Computer Science/Telecom - Microtechnics/Electroengineering
09.02.2018
Robots can go all the way to Mars, but they can't pick up the groceries
Robots can go all the way to Mars, but they can’t pick up the groceries
In the popular imagination, robots have been portrayed alternatively as friendly companions or existential threat.
Life Sciences
08.02.2018
Understanding human needs is key to wildlife ecology research
Understanding human needs is key to wildlife ecology research
The Department of Anthropology's Primate and Predator Project will be showcased on BBC One's Animals with Cameras show this week looking at their work with local farmers to try and stop crop raiding by baboons.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Life Sciences
08.02.2018
Law/Forensics - Business/Economics
08.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Agronomy/Food Science
08.02.2018
Schools alone cannot help to prevent childhood obesity, study finds
School-based healthy lifestyle interventions alone are not effective in the fight against childhood obesity, according to research conducted in the West Midlands. The warning comes after one of the largest childhood obesity prevention trials undertaken to date has found that a healthy lifestyle intervention carried out in dozens of schools did not lead to significant changes in pupils' weight.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Innovation/Technology
07.02.2018
History/Archeology
07.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology
07.02.2018
London universities join national drive to transform health through data science
A collaboration between London universities, which includes Imperial, has been chosen as a foundation partner of a new national health institute.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Administration/Government
07.02.2018
Art and Design - Civil Engineering/Traffic Engineering
07.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Administration/Government
07.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Civil Engineering/Traffic Engineering
07.02.2018
Major new global urban health project to reduce inequalities launches
Major new global urban health project to reduce inequalities launches
A major new research partnership, led by UCL and Imperial College London, to understand how we can transform cities around the world to support healthier lives, whilst also protecting the planet, has been set up with a £10m grant from Wellcome.
Medicine/Pharmacology - Administration/Government
07.02.2018
Medicine/Pharmacology - Innovation/Technology
07.02.2018