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An ode to imagination

Added: 15 Jan 2020

Frustrated by siloed science, Dr Jennifer Rohn bemoans the lack of cross-disciplinary imagination t…

The hidden power of mathematics

Added: 12 Dec 2019

As she gets set to tread the boards for the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, Dr Hannah Fry tal…

Just good sense

Added: 29 Nov 2019

Síle  Lane is on a mission to challenge misrepresentation of science and evidence. She is leading t…

Five things you learn from working in cleanrooms

Added: 19 Aug 2019

Want to avoid committing a serious faux pas before you start working in cleanrooms? That would be h…

Just play the game

Added: 10 Jun 2019

Games have never been more popular – but can they really help in the teaching of science? You bet y…

A very fertile mind

Evoluted New Media | Added: 3 May 2019

Professor Simon Fishel worked with the team that created the first IVF baby in 1978 and with Nobel …

Beyond the usual suspects

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Apr 2019

Having trained as a physicist, I find the Francis Crick Institute’s strategy of ‘discovery without…

Bringing malaria diagnostics into the fold

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Apr 2019

Malaria is one of the biggest killers on the planet. Early diagnosis is considered an incredibly im…

Making the Crick… tick

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 Mar 2019

An intriguing invitation took Dr Emily Scott-Dearing behind the scenes of The Francis Crick Institu…

Reading the immune system

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 Feb 2019

It is a combination of academia and industry which is helping Aleksandr Kovaltsuk read the logbook …

Shooting down HIV hope

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Feb 2019

When Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in 2014, all passengers and crew were…

Perfecting the inside job

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Jan 2019

An industrial fellowship helped Jonathan Vince explore how to avoid the grim side-effects of tradit…

A right royal institution: Professor Aoife McLysaght

Evoluted New Media | Added: 29 Nov 2018

This year, The Royal Institution Christmas lectures will, for the first time in its 194-year histor…

Finding the next generation of cancer therapy

Evoluted New Media | Added: 28 Nov 2018

Having been awarded a grant from The Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 – Carlos Julià is …

Getting the right exposure

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Sep 2018

Understanding the totality of environmental exposures from conception onward and what that might do…

The money man

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Jun 2018

We are all aware of the sweat, tears, and stress required to win a grant bid… but what does it look…

Therapeutics LIVE!

Evoluted New Media | Added: 21 May 2018

It has access to the largest surface area of the body, alters drugs before they even enter the bloo…

When two worlds collide

Evoluted New Media | Added: 7 Mar 2018

Last month the Deconstructing Patterns exhibition opened at the Francis Crick Institute in London a…

Taking the fight to TB

Evoluted New Media | Added: 15 Feb 2018

What is needed to beat TB is an approach that both takes it’s biochemical defences, but also avoids…

‘Tis the season for laughter and joy

Evoluted New Media | Added: 18 Dec 2017

Fresh from delivering this year’s RI Christmas lectures, Professor Sophie Scott put her unique spin…