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.
THE STRANGE ALLURE OF SAD SONGS, AND OTHER MUSICAL MYSTERIES
Roger Highfield discusses an improvised musical encounter between musician Joe Stilgoe, polymath Philip Ball and the Museumís IMAX audience.
SURPRISE SOLAR STORM UNDERLINES NEED FOR CITIZEN SCIENCE EXPERIMENT
The Carrington Event of 1859 is the most violent solar storm on record. A storm of its magnitude would cause devastating effects today. Roger Highfield and Harry Cliff explore more.
IVF Revolution: Past, Present and Future
Roger Highfield, Director of External Affairs, examines the reproductive science revolution to mark our new exhibition, IVF: 6 Million Babies Later
Jean Purdy, the unsung mother of 6m IVF babies
On the eve of the 40th anniversary of the birth of the first test-tube baby, we salute a forgotten IVF pioneer
For the good of humanity, let's shove a scientist on Love Island
Monica Grady talks to WIRED about life beyond Earth, Donald Trump, and, why we might need more science in soap operas.
'Tragedy of the Commons' updated to model global climate change
Roger Highfield reports on the latest insights from game theorists.
The big problem with big data? Without theory, it's just garbage
Roger Highfield talks to Uta Frith, in the fourth of the Scientists meet the Media series
Let's focus on effective social care, not high-profile tech fixes
Statistician David Spiegelhalter on the accountability of algorithms and more
Scientists need to ditch tribalism and stop shouting down outsiders
Hannah Fry talks to Wired UK, for Scientists meet the Media
The scientific breakthroughs of the future will be made by immigrants
Scientists meet the Media interview for Wired with Sir Venki Ramarkrishnan