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.
From egg to animal—splendid review in @nature of ‘The Dance of Life’, by brilliant developmental biologist Magdalen… https://t.co/O02N7EeO6k
Here are a few of my latest articles. There are more in my archive.
‘Place-based’ research, from investment to health inequalities.
Council member Dr Roger Highfield explains the importance of MRC’s regional meetings
I Knew My Prenatal Test was Wrong
Interview with Magda Zernicka-Goetz, coauthor of my new book, The Dance of Life
Don’t fight robots, become one
Roger Highfield on how technology is threatening our livelihoods
The Science of Harry Potter
Roger Highfield in conversation with Kehsava Guha at the Jaipur Literature Festival, 2020
Back to the future of Christmas
Science Director, Roger Highfield, revisits speculation about the future of Christmas he made decades ago.
Cards on the table
Did the International Year of the Periodic Table have its expected impact?
The Mathematics of Everyday Life
Roger Highfield introduced Tim Gowers and Hannah Fry at the latest Oxford Mathematics London Public Lecture in the Science Museum.
JAMES LOVELOCK'S GREATEST EPIPHANY: QUEST FOR LIFE ON MARS
Roger Highfield, Science Director, describes a key moment in the independent scientist's efforts to detect life on Mars