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Sir Roger Penrose’s Mathematical Art of the Cyclic Cosmos

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/sir-roger-penroses-mathematical-art-of-the-cyclic-cosmos/
By Roger Highfield

Roger Highfield, Director of External Affairs introduces the Oxford Mathematics public lecture.

Total immersion, creativity and the world’s best selling drug

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/total-immersion-pain-and-scientific-creativity/
By Roger Highfield

In the run up to the opening of our Medicine Galleries later this year, Roger Highfield reports on an unlikely story of how a road rage attack provided the secret of scientific success, leading to a Nobel Prize.

How Humans Evolve

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/how-humans-evolve/
By Roger Highfield

As the Science Museum prepares to open its £24m Medicine Galleries, Roger Highfield reports on a remarkable new insight into why everyone is different.

Britain’s Great Martian Adventure

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/britains-great-martian-adventure/
By Roger Highfield

The ill-fated UK hunt for Martian life that was to begin on Christmas Day 15 years ago has since grown hugely in significance, reports Roger Highfield.

Government Chief Scientist on Brexit, Gene Editing and AI

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/government-chief-scientist-on-brexit-gene-editing-and-ai/
By Bob Ward

Chief Scientific Adviser to the UK Government Dr Patrick Vallance spoke to Roger Highfield at the last Science Museum Lates about Brexit, gene editing and artificial intelligence.

Who would have thought that scientists are humans?

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/who-would-have-thought-that-scientists-are-humans/
By Roger Highfield

Roger Highfield, Director of External Affairs, discusses Venki Ramakrishnan’s critically-acclaimed book, Gene Machine: the Race to Decipher the Secrets of the Ribosome.

Winners show how good writing helps science to thrive

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/winners-show-how-good-writing-helps-science-to-thrive/
By Roger Highfield

Roger Highfield, Director of External Affairs, announces the winners of the Medical Research Council’s annual Max Perutz Science Writing Award.

Romanov murder mystery: launch of The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/romanov-murder-mystery-launch-of-the-last-tsar-blood-and-revolution/
By Roger Highfield

Roger Highfield, Director of External Affairs, on the launch of new exhibition The Last Tsar: Blood and Revolution.

The strange allure of sad songs, and other musical mysteries

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/the-strange-allure-of-sad-songs-and-other-musical-mysteries/
By Roger Highfield

Roger Highfield discusses an improvised musical encounter between musician Joe Stilgoe, polymath Philip Ball and the Museum’s IMAX audience.

Surprise solar storm underlines need for citizen science experiment

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/surprise-solar-storm-underlines-need-for-citizen-science-experiment/
By Roger Highfield and Harry Cliff

The Carrington Event of 1859 is the most violent solar storm on record. A storm of its magnitude in today’s technological era would cause devastating effects. Roger Highfield and Dr Harry Cliff explore more.

FIRST IVF BABY LOUISE BROWN CELEBRATES 40TH AT THE SCIENCE MUSEUM

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/first-ivf-baby-louise-brown-celebrates-40th-at-the-science-museum/
By Roger Highfield

Roger Highfield, Director of External Affairs, celebrates the anniversary of the birth that changed reproductive science.

IVF REVOLUTION: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

https://blog.sciencemuseum.org.uk/ivf-revolution-past-present-and-future/
By Roger Highfield

Roger Highfield, Director of External Affairs, examines the reproductive science revolution to mark our new exhibition, IVF: 6 Million Babies Later.

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