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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
Feb
Instinct, intuition and mathematics: the divine genius of Srinivasa Ramanujan
Roger Highfield discusses the genius Ramanujan with Sir Venki Ramakrishnan and Dr Eugenia Cheng
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13
Feb
Supercomputer peels away graphene's sticky secrets
Roger Highfield describes a new advance in modelling the extraordinary properties of this 2D wonder material
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23
Jan
The past, present and future of artificial intelligence
Director of External Affairs, Roger Highfield, recounts the conversation between Eric Schmidt and Brian Cox on the future of AI
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22
Jan
Why The Double Helix is still relevant
Half a century after the publication of The Double Helix, Roger Highfield looks at why the book is still relevant today
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22
Dec
Ten grumbles about the existence of Santa Claus - and how to challenge them with science
Roger Highfield provides evidence to counter ten Scrooge-like claims that Santa does not exist.
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22
Dec
Science of Christmas
BBC Radio Today programme broadcast with Roger Highfield and Hannah Fry
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06
Dec
Did you know...secrets of the world's biggest sleep study
Preliminary insights from a pioneering global study of the impact of sleep on our ability to reason and think were revealed recently at a special event in Manchester.
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01
Dec
Sir Andrew Wiles on the struggle and beauty of mathematics
Roger Highfield reports on a rare public appearance by the great mathematician at a recent event at the Science Museum
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17
Nov
Reproduction 2.0 - Three parent babies to gene editing and artificial embryos
Roger Highfield discusses the reproductive science revolution with leading experts
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08
Nov
Superbugs are a more urgent threat than climate change
Roger Highfield warns we are sleepwalking to disaster
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