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Climate scientists need professional body, says UCL policy commission

Climate scientists need professional body, says UCL policy commission

24 June 2014

Climate scientists need to establish a professional body to help define their roles, values and practices to satisfy society’s needs, and to provide guidance to improve their training and development, according to ...
UCL submits plans to transform Wates House

UCL submits plans to transform Wates House

27 May 2014

UCL has submitted a planning application to transform Wates House for The Bartlett School of Architecture.
Prominent social theorist to head new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity

Prominent social theorist to head new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity

15 May 2014

A bold bid to uncover an alternative to the current failed model of economic growth is being launched via the establishment of a new UCL Institute for Global Prosperity, led by the renowned ...
UCL researchers set to take their research to parliament

UCL researchers set to take their research to parliament

14 March 2014

Sixteen researchers from around UCL have been shortlisted to present their research to a panel of expert judges and over 100 MPs in this year’s SET for Britain competition.
Policies to green the economy must underpin UK recovery: new report

Policies to green the economy must underpin UK recovery: new report

24 February 2014

Floods illustrate the need for urgent action from government to green the economic recovery, in order to address climate change and wider environment and resource issues, says UCL Commission Chair.

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What is a circular economy?

25 July 2014

Dr Teresa Domenech (UCL Energy Institute) explains what a circular economy is and how one can be implemented in the EU. Read: The Conversation

Will ever more gowns blight towns?

24 July 2014

Professor Sir Peter Hall (UCL Bartlett) comments on how uncapping student numbers may affect the relationship between universities and their local environment. Read: THE

Rising energy costs and insecurity show EU must get real about reducing demand

24 July 2014

Andrew Smith (UCL Energy Institute) discusses the implications of the European Commission proposing a 30%, rather than a 40%, energy demand reduction target. Read: The Conversation

The dawn of a new Parliament?

16 July 2014

Professor Alan Penn (UCL Built Environment) explains how the architecture of the House of Commons contributes to the rowdiness. Read: Cosmopolitan

From Oculus Rift to Facebook: finding money and data in the crowd

10 July 2014

Crowdsourcing could revolutionise the way scholarly research is funded and conducted over the next few years, says Dr Andy Hudson-Smith (UCL Built Environment). Read: THE