Scientists at Imperial College London are attempting to use powerful lasers turn light into matter, potentially proving the 84-year-old theory known as the Breit-Wheeler process. According to this theory, it is technically possible to turn light into matter by smashing two photons to create a positron and an electron. Show More Summary
(Springer) Antibiotics can successfully help rid a patient of chronic urinary tract infection symptoms. This is the finding of a new clinical study led by Sheela Swamy of University College London in the UK. The study in the International...Show More Summary
(like me):Researchers have found the genetic cause of a blood-vessel disorder that can cause deadly bleeds and stroke. Scientists at University College London Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) who led the study, called it an "enormous step" towards understanding and treating arteriovenous malformation (AVM). Show More Summary
Bananarama formed in the London in late 1981. Comprising three best friends Keren Woodward Sarah Dallin and Siobhan Farley, the latter whom they met at the London College of Fashion. Their success on both pop and dance charts has earned...Show More Summary
A healthy diet may not offset the effects of a high salt intake on blood pressure, suggests a new study. The research, from scientists at a number of institutions, including Imperial College London and Northwestern University, analysed the diets of over 4,000 people. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, despite a snowstorm, students from the Courtauld Institute and other London art schools took part in a national strike organized by the University and College Union. The post Faculty at UK Art Schools Strike to Protest Pension Cuts appeared first on Hyperallergic.
In a special concert for International Women's Day at King's College London on Thursday, there's a chance to explore the music of Silvina Milstein and Effy Efthymiou, with Lontano under the baton of Odaline de la Martinez. Here's a guest...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - Kate, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, met the midwife who helped deliver her daughter when the heavily pregnant royal visited London's Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) on Tuesday to become the charity's patron.
Kate Middleton's latest fashion lesson might just be her best one yet. When she stepped out for a visit at the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in London, the Duchess of Cambridge wore a bespoke Jenny Packham coat over a matching dress, which she accessorized with a clutch, Jimmy Choo pumps, and sapphire jewels. Show More Summary
(Imperial College London) The inert gas has been used for the first time to try and reduce the impact of traumatic brain injuries (TBI) caused by blasts such as those in conflict zones and terror attacks.
(University College London) Amyloid beta pathology -- protein deposits in the brain - might have been transmitted by contaminated neurosurgical instruments, suggests a new UCL-led study.For the paper, published in Acta Neuropathologica,...Show More Summary
(Imperial College London) Scientists at Imperial College London have become the first in the world to test how pathogens interact with artificial human organs.
(FECYT - Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology) A joint research by the Basque research center BCBL and the London Imperial College reveals that, after a cerebral infarction, injuries in areas that control attention also cause motility problems. The authors propose to complement physiotherapy with another type of cognitive training, such as video games.
From 1988 to 1992 Sir Kenneth Stuart held the post of professor of physic at Gresham College, in the City of London. It is renowned for its free public lectures, founded by the Elizabethan financier Sir Thomas Gresham. Kenneth was aShow More Summary
Bethesda, MD - Feb. 7, 2018 - Stephen Curry, Professor of Structural Biology at Imperial College in London, is calling for research assessment reform to become more than just words. As chair of a new steering committee behind the San...Show More Summary
(Imperial College London) Surgeons are treating patients with a new type of hip implant that could lead to better outcomes for younger, more active people requiring surgery.
Scientists from University College London (UCL) and the Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS, AMSS), have reported progress in understanding problems associated with Bayesian model selection. The...Show More Summary
(Chinese Academy of Sciences Headquarters) Scientists from University College London (UCL) and the Academy of Mathematics and Systems Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS, AMSS), have reported progress in understanding problems associated with Bayesian model selection.