A speech by Lord Martin Rees, Science Museum Fellow, at the Service of Thanksgiving remembering Stephen Hawking.
A number of guest authors, from scientists to artists, contribute to our blog, taking you behind the scenes, exploring the incredible objects in our collection, our award-winning exhibitions and the scientific achievements making headlines today.
The museum’s Roger Highfield challenged Professor Alice Roberts to iron out the scars of human evolution for a new display. Here, the University of Birmingham anatomist describes her personal quest for perfection.
Professor Martin Johnson explores the difficulties experienced by physiologist and Nobel laureate Bob Edwards in his pioneering IVF work.
Content Developer, Kyle Osbrink, explores the history and science behind an iconic summer fashion accessory.
Pandemic is an interactive film that puts you in control of a psychological thriller. You vote to choose what Dr. Moritz will do at every twist and turn of the story, but where do you draw the line? Creator of the film, John Bradburn, tells us more.
Digital Editor at the Longitude Prize, Shannon Harmon, takes us behind the scenes of her new documentary, ‘Fighting Superbugs in India’.
Assistant Curator Shaz Hussain explores the history of the personal computer to answer the ever important question: why beige?
Meet Creoqode, the tech company that lets you build your very own game console and create the video games to go with it. We speak to them about the new 2048 console.
From old 8-bit classics to the latest shooter, science fiction has never ceased to be a source of inspiration for game developers…
Ahead of moving our clocks forward, we travel back in time to see why Daylight Savings was first introduced.
Throughout history, amulets have been used to heal and protect the body from different evils and illnesses. What can these five objects tell us about their place in medicine?
In celebration of the return of Power UP Assistant Curator, Shaz Hussain takes a look at one of the most popular video game series of all time.