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UCL rated top UK
university by research strength in the REF2014

UCL rated top UK university by research strength in the REF2014

18 December 2014

Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research: winners announced

Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research: winners announced

12 December 2014

A striking image demonstrating the science behind a flock of starlings in flight has been announced as the winner of this year’s Research Images as Art/Art Images as Research competition, run ...
Changing London’s cycling infrastructure will improve safety

Changing London’s cycling infrastructure will improve safety

07 November 2014

London and other cities in Britain could be made safer for cyclists finds a study by researchers at UCL and Loughborough University. The report commissioned by Transport for London (TfL), makes recommendations which ...
‘London: the Information Capital’ showcases UCL data and mapping research

‘London: the Information Capital’ showcases UCL data and mapping research

05 November 2014

A new book bursting with London maps and infographics, published last week, is the result of a year of intense work by Dr James Cheshire (UCL Geography) and designer Oliver Uberti.
Publishers address concerns on ‘total cost of ownership’ of e-resources

Publishers address concerns on ‘total cost of ownership’ of e-resources

03 November 2014

UCL welcomes the news that two major academic publishers are tackling the issue of subscription costs and the level of article-processing charges (APCs).

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Inside the digital 'Harry Potter' church

17 December 2014

A team led by Dr Andy Hudson-Smith (UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis) has teamed up with a church in Hackney to create a project aimed at exploring ways to communicate and share "empathy via digital means". Watch: BBC News

What Toronto can learn about transit from London’s deep dig

15 December 2014

Professor Michael Hebbert (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) says the Crossrail development will “enable London to grow its capacity without growing physically”. Read: Globe and Mail

Why Scandinavia is not the model for global prosperity we should all pursue

04 December 2014

Professor Henrietta Moore (UCL Institute for Global Prosperity) explains that although Norway, Denmark and Sweden represent models many strive to emulate they are not the northern utopias they seem. Read: Guardian

The Bartlett wins the top RIBA students’ award

04 December 2014

UCL Bartlett student Nick Elias (UCL Bartlett School of Architecture) has been awarded the RIBA Silver Medal for his postgraduate project entitled ‘PoohTown’. Read: Architects Journal

City’s former planning chief on why London is ‘unplannable’

20 November 2014

Professor Peter Rees (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) takes a boat trip on the Thames to point out the highs and lows of the capital’s changing skyline. Watch: Financial Times