Science Brainwaves Radio Week 4: Looking for Aliens

This week’s theme, Looking for Aliens, was chosen to coincide with our public lecture on the same topic, which took place on Friday 8th November. We chatted about diatoms in Alphabet of Science (featuring a new jingle!), which were then discussed further by our interviewee, astrobiologist Professor Milton Wainwright. He recently co-authored a paper describing an experiment […]

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Why are we ‘Looking for Aliens’?

The idea that there might be alien life elsewhere in the universe has captured the imaginations of generations of scientists, writers, artists and….well pretty much everyone! Science Brainwaves has a fantastic *free* lecture coming up on Friday 8th November, where Dr Simon Goodwin will describe how astronomers are looking for life on other planets, and […]

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