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  • Staircase and statue of Michael Faraday

    The famous Faraday statue at the Ri.

    Credit: Anna Gordon
  • Lecture theatre

    Public talks with the world's leading thinkers.

    Credit: Royal Institution / T Mitchell
  • Signs outside building

    Science Lives Here.

    Credit: Royal Institution

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