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Chemistry of the dark arts – Happy Halloween!

By Peter Marron, on 30 October 2023

Welcome to our Chemistry of the dark arts… Watch these chilling experiments conducted by UCL Chemistry staff, and have a spooky Halloween! Narrated by UCL Science & Technology Studies student Andrea Lekare.

Creative producers: Claire Gacki (also camera person), Hannah Shalloe (also video contributor) and Helena Wong. Thank you to Professor Andrea Sella for his inspiration, Cesar Reyes for the thin films and Luka Nunar for the video equipment.

Open Days 2023 Instagram Takeover

By Peter Marron, on 1 July 2023

Join UCL Natural Sciences student, Alexa, in our Open Days social media takeover. Alexa answers questions around her programme and shows us some of the best bits going on in the Faculty of Mathematical & Physical Sciences, during this week’s UCL Open Days.