Summer Science Reading

The end of summer approaches and in a few weeks all the schools and universities will have started up, and with it all the beach books will be put away in favour of textbooks. So I’m interested in finding out about what science books people read over the summer. I have often reviewed books here…

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Eureka! Episode 8 – Palaeontological

Join Simon, Lucy and Elliot this week on a prehistoric safari. Learn the secrets of the biggest known dinosaur, marvel at a lizard with a dog’s head, and enjoy some stomping good tunes to boot. PRODUCER Charlie Cantwell RESEARCH Rosie Tilbrook James Vines Jonathan James PRESENTERS Simon Allan Lucy Eckersley Elliot Woodhouse EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS James…

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Eureka! Episode 6 – Spring Cleaning

James, Lucy and Jonathan roll up their sleeves as we kick off our 2016 season of Eureka! with the science behind everyone’s favourite household chores. PRODUCER James Vines RESEARCH Jonathan James James Vines PRESENTERS / EDITORS Lucy Eckersley Jonathan James James Vines EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS James Ord (Science Brainwaves) Ashley Carley (pH7)

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Christmas Lecture 2015

For the 2015 Christmas Lecture, we were joined by Professor Tony Prescott and some of the team from Sheffield Robotics. The lecture was entitled “Are friends electric? Our future lives with robots” and was thoroughly enjoyed by the audience. We even got a cheeky look at some of the robots being designed and programmed at…

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