Imperial College London

London Uni Beats Cambridge In Research Rankings

The Huffington Post UK | Toby Gladwin | Posted 18.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education

London universities are threatening to break Oxbridge's domination of the research industry, as new rankings reveal University College London has over...

The BUAV Responds to Animal Research Apologists

Michelle Thew | Posted 14.12.2014 | UK
Michelle Thew

If, as is often the case, the suffering is great or the hoped-for benefits are trivial or the science is questionable, but no rules are broken, the position is more, not less, worrying, since it shows how weak the licensing system is.

Oxbridging the Gap?

Rohan Banerjee | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Rohan Banerjee

At a time where Oxbridge graduates enjoy the lion's share of the top jobs, political or otherwise, Imperial's achievement poses a challenge to public perception. Evidently, our nation's two ancient institutions aren't invincible.

Portuguese Professor Writes Book Calling English 'Disgusting Wild Beasts'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education

One professor is sure to be met with stony silence from his students when he returns to university after penning a book describing English people as "...

Four Of The Best Universities In The World Are In The UK, New Rankings Reveal

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Four of the best universities in the world are in the UK, new international rankings show. It reveals that Oxbridge and London continue to dominate...

Does Anyone Still Think We Regulate Animal Testing Properly?

Michelle Thew | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK
Michelle Thew

We've argued previously about the ineffectiveness of animal research in producing reliable results for humans. But let's look at something else today: how the regulatory system is supposed to work. What would you expect from a well-monitored system? How about four reasonable expectations?

Imperial College London 'Not Maintaining Legal Animal Welfare Standards'

PA | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK

One of the UK's leading scientific institutions has fallen short of its duty to maintain legal animal welfare standards, according to Government advis...

Northern 'Atlantis' Wiped Out By Ancient Tsunami

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Tech

An ancient civilisation located on a North Sea 'Atlantis' was wiped out by a huge tsunami, a new theory suggests. The islands known as 'Doggerland'...

WATCH: Students' Call Me Maybe And One Pound Fish Mashup Is Scarily Bad

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Hand your crown over Loughborough SU, stand down Birmingham University's, there's a new king of cringey badness in town: the chemical engineering depa...

Criticism of Animal Research at Imperial College London Raises Significant and Far-Reaching Questions About Animal Research Across the UK

Michelle Thew | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK
Michelle Thew

The public has a right to know what is being done to animals in laboratories up and down the country and one way that can happen is by lifting the curtain of secrecy which has hidden animal suffering and human incompetence for far too long.

'Cancer Sniffing' Knife Could Revolutionise Surgery

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Tech

A knife that can 'smell' tumours has been developed, promising to make cancer surgery more effective and cut the need for follow up operations. The...

LOOK: Fossil Named After Edward Scissorhands

The Huffington Post UK\ | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK

An ancient species has been named after Edward Scissorhands because of the shape of its claws. The 505 million-year-old 'Kootenichela deppi' - a no...

'Fertility Switch' Could Save Women From Pain Of Infertility Or Miscarriage

Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 17.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists from the Imperial College London have discovered a ‘fertility switch’ that could help treat infertility and miscarriage in the future. ...