Changing the world
How our research, entrepreneurialism and teaching aim to benefit the world.
Imagine a zero waste society – what’s stopping us? – Why it will take a radical system-wide solution to completely eliminate waste.
Two intersecting pandemics – How COVID-19 is laying bare structural racism and what we can do about it.
Electric mobility – Explore how the College's research is helping the world on the journey to an electric future.
COVID-19: six months on the frontline – Take a walk through some of the defining moments of Imperial's efforts to tackle the pandemic.
Social media and online harms – How can we protect young and vulnerable people?
Modelling an unprecedented pandemic – The vital role of team-based, collaborative epidemiology and disease modelling in managing pandemics.
Turning convention on its head – Becoming carbon neutral by 2050 will require all parts of society to collaborate, as Imperial researchers are demonstrating.
Food and coronavirus – In a new Imperial Stories immersive feature, we hear from Imperial experts on how our diets have been affected by COVID-19.
Robotics revolution – Take a behind the scenes look at how robots are playing an increasingly important role in our lives.
Body parts – How Imperial's innovations are bringing the human body into the 21st-century.
Fighting an epidemic of misinformation – The importance of science and learning in dealing with coronavirus.
Transition to zero pollution – Can we ever eliminate pollution in all its forms?
Cleaner, greener plastics – How Imperial researchers are making plastics more sustainable.
Do bots help to spread fake news? – No, but they could be part of the answer. We look at the truth behind the headlines.
The search for a cure – For the past 25 years, Imperial has been at the heart of the hunt for a cure for HIV. This is the story of that search: of the highs, the lows, the setbacks – and the breakthroughs.
Antifungal resistance – Fungi are evolving, but thankfully Imperial researchers are leading the fight to protect us all.
9 things you can do about climate change – Our world is warming, but taking action on climate change can make all our lives better.
Fighting Ebola – Imperial scientists, in the lab, and on the ground, are working to defeat ebola.
Making for the future - Imperial academics are pioneering advances in robotics, synthetic chemistry and beyond that could transform the manufacturing industries.
Clean reaction - We meet the people who plan to change the world with green chemistry.