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Roger Highfield: 80 per cent executive at the Science Museum Group / 20 per cent author, journalist and broadcaster. Views expressed here are 100 per cent his own.
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Here are a few of my latest articles. There are more in my archive.
20
Dec
Britain's Great Martian Adventure
The ill-fated UK hunt for Martian life has grown hugely in significance, emphasising the need to work with the mission team to preserve the heritage of Beagle 2, reports Roger Highfield.
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19
Dec
The Science of Christmas
Roger Highfield on the real-world evidence for holy turkeys, Rudolph's red nose and Santa's warp drive
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14
Dec
Digital Phenotyping
These face-reading glasses track physical and mental health
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12
Dec
Turning the tables
Chemistry is worth shouting about - so why are we being so boring?
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25
Nov
Countercurrent: Roger Highfield in Conversation with Roger Kneebone
Countercurrent: iTunes podcast with Roger Kneebone
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12
Nov
Who would have thought that scientists are humans?
Roger Highfield talks to Sir Venki Ramakrishnan about his research on the ribosome, Nobel prize and new book
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02
Nov
Sir Roger Penrose's Mathematical Art of the Cyclic Cosmos
Roger Highfield, Science Museum Director of External Affairs introduces the Oxford Mathematics public lecture.
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30
Oct
Good Writing Helps Science to Thrive
Roger Highfield announces the winners of the Medical Research Council's annual Max Perutz Science Writing Award.
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01
Oct
Space: Man vs Machine
Is it more efficient for humans or machines to venture forth into the cosmos?
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01
Oct
Is NASA getting its mojo back?
Roger Highfield helps celebrate NASA's 60th for the Washington Examiner
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