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Roger
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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.
24
Aug
How the art of eclipses changed science
Chilling appearance of an apparent hole in the sky provides a fascinating portal through which to view the culture of the day, reports Roger Highfield
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03
Aug
GM insect research can be a lifesaver, and London leads the way
Scientists are using genetically modified mosquitoes to control the spread of diseases such as malaria and Zika
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15
Jul
How Pokemon Go saved our family summer holiday
'It was jaw-dropping to have our teenage son demanding to go outside'
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06
Jul
Global threat of antibiotic resistance inspires Superbug app game
The Science Museum has helped inspire a new game released today by the Longitude Prize, reports Roger Highfield
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01
Jul
Brian Cox and the forces of nature
Brian Cox stars in his first BBC One seriesRoger Highfield describes a Royal Society event to celebrate his latest foray into popular science.
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21
Jun
Colliding worlds: the advance of art-sci
Are art, technology and science starting to merge to create a new art movement, art-sci?
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17
Jun
The Creation of Frankenstein
On the 200th anniversary of its birth, Roger Highfield discusses its enduring influence
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13
Jun
Supercomputer bid to create the first truly personalised medicine
Milestone simulation (that ended at 6am today) provides a glimpse of the future of medicine
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31
May
Ultimate molecular machine plays key role in superbug fight
At a Hay Festival event sponsored by the Royal Society, Roger Highfield interviewed the President of the Society, Nobelist Venki Ramakrishnan
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26
May
Couture in Orbit: when space and fashion collide
The Science Museum and European Space Agency put on an out-of-this-world fashion show
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