XClose

RESEARCH DOMAINS

POPULATIONS & LIFELONG HEALTH

Home bam
Menu

Populations & Lifelong Health News

How drug resistant TB evolved and spread globally

The most common form of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) originated in Europe and spread to Asia, Africa and the Americas with European explorers and colonialists, reveals a new study led by UCL and the Norwegian Institute of Public Health.

Published: Oct 17, 2018 7:58:17 PM

Does climate vary more from century to century when it is warmer?

Century-scale climate variability was enhanced when the Earth was warmer during the Last Interglacial period (129-116 thousand years ago) compared to the current interglacial (the last 11,700 years), according to a new UCL-led study.

Published: Oct 12, 2018 4:10:07 PM

Small-brained female guppies aren’t drawn to attractive males

Female guppies with smaller brains can distinguish attractive males, but they don’t recognise them as being more appealing or choose to mate with them, according to a new study by UCL and Stockholm University researchers.

Published: Oct 9, 2018 10:58:58 AM

UCL academics play key role in IPCC report

Scientists at UCL have joined experts from across the globe in writing the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s report on limiting global warming to 1.5C.

Published: Oct 8, 2018 5:26:00 PM