UCL and the long shadow of eugenics

University College London has denamed three of its buildings because of historical links with racist science. But not all staff are happy about the change. Andrew Anthony reports Ideas, analysis, gadgets and beyond

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The provost of University College London announced in June that its Galton Lecture Theatre, Pearson Lecture Theatre and Pearson Building had all been renamed. They are now known by the perfectly unmemorable names of, respectively, Lecture Theatre 115,...

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