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Which fossil fuels must remain in
the ground to limit global warming?

Which fossil fuels must remain in the ground to limit global warming?

07 January 2015

A third of oil reserves, half of gas reserves and over 80% of current coal reserves globally should remain in the ground and not be used before 2050 if global warming is to ...
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.

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Building on the boundaries

20 February 2015

Professor Michael Hebbert (UCL Bartlett School of Planning) says that when constructing buildings, London boroughs frequently neglect their edges in favour of the middles. Read: Economist (£)

Maths and marriage

16 February 2015

Dr Hannah Fry (UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis) explains what maths and marriage have in common. Listen: BBC Radio 5 live '5 live Science' (from 53 mins 21 secs)

London's record-high population creates real estate challenges

11 February 2015

Professor Michael Batty (UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis) says London is facing a major housing crisis, due in part to the burgeoning population. Read: CBC

London's population hits 8.6m record high

02 February 2015

Professor Michael Batty (UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis) explains how London’s population has changed since 1939. Read: BBC News, Listen: BBC London 94.9 'Breakfast' (from 1 hour 19 mins), More: London 94.9 'Robert Elms' (from 1 hour)

Looking for love in all the wrong equations

02 February 2015

Dr Hannah Fry (UCL Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis) explains how mathematical modelling underpins everything - from the possibility of finding a partner to the number of sexual partners we have in a lifetime. Read: Guardian, More: Sunday Times (£), BBC News, Daily Mail, The Australian (£)