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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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From egg to animal—splendid review in @nature of ‘The Dance of Life’, by brilliant developmental biologist Magdalen… https://t.co/O02N7EeO6k
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Here are a few of my latest articles. There are more in my archive.
01
Apr
Coronavirus testing
Roger Highfield spells out the current state of testing science
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23
Mar
Coronavirus science
What we know (and don't know) about the virus
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05
Mar
‘Place-based’ research, from investment to health inequalities.
Council member Dr Roger Highfield explains the importance of MRC’s regional meetings
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17
Feb
I Knew My Prenatal Test was Wrong
Interview with Magda Zernicka-Goetz, coauthor of my new book, The Dance of Life
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11
Feb
Don’t fight robots, become one
Roger Highfield on how technology is threatening our livelihoods
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25
Jan
The Science of Harry Potter
Roger Highfield in conversation with Kehsava Guha at the Jaipur Literature Festival, 2020
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19
Dec
Back to the future of Christmas
Science Director, Roger Highfield, revisits speculation about the future of Christmas he made decades ago.
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02
Dec
Cards on the table
Did the International Year of the Periodic Table have its expected impact?
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21
Nov
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.
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09
Nov
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
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