Spring 2017

New Baylab launches in association with the Royal Institution


The Royal Institution has worked with Bayer to develop hands-on workshops for the Baylab facility in Reading.

Ri Trustees appoint Professor Sarah Harper as Director


The Trustees of the Royal Institution (Ri) have appointed Professor Sarah Harper to lead the organisation as its Director.

New ExpeRimental science films explore the world of psychology


Supported by the British Psychological Society, the Royal Institution launches the third series of its popular home science films.

Alison Woollard

2019: Celebrating genetics


Announcing our new partnership with the Genetics Society.

Summer 2017 events


Our exciting programme of events from May to August is now open for booking. Don't miss out!

Get your #sciart featured on the next What's on guide!


Have a great image linking science and art? Now is your chance to have it featured on the cover of our What's on guide.

Ten journals of John Tyndall newly identified at the Royal Institution


Ten previously unattributed notebooks in the Royal Institution’s archive have now been identified as written by the physicist John Tyndall (c1822–1893).

Royal Institution and L’Oréal UK & Ireland to headline at Butlin’s


The Royal Institution and L’Oreal UK & Ireland have joined forces to become headline partners for the new immersive Science Zones at Butlin’s resorts this year.

The Ri joins science bodies in seeking clarification of 'purdah'


The Royal Institution, along with other national science bodies, has written to the Cabinet Secretary, Sir Jeremy Heywood, requesting clarification of purdah rules for scientists.