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Celebrating the culture of science

I think that I shall never see A poem lovely as an RCT… At the Wellcome Collection’s Eurekalive! discussion last week, physics teacher and film-maker Alom Shaha bemoaned the fact that ‘science is not seen as a cultural activity.’ The concept of science as a cultural activity, like playing music or watching theatre, has long […]

Killer questions for election hopefuls

I was back at the Wellcome Collection last night, for a Eurekalive! debate, organised by The Times, with a panel of experts including Brian Cox, the CERN physicist and presenter of the excellent Wonders of the Solar System; Alom Shaha, film-maker and physics teacher, Gabrielle Walker, broadcaster and author, and Mark Walport, director of the […]