Summer 2017

Excited schoolchildren asking questions

New partnership to enrich and enhance STEM teaching

20.09.2017

Today we are announcing an exciting new partnership with STEM Learning, to take the STEM Directory to brand new audiences across the UK.

Explore the universe with Ri Talks

Autumn 2017 events

20.07.2017

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

Royal Institution announces new Board appointments

26.06.2017

The Royal Institution of Great Britain (Ri) has today announced three new appointments to its Board of Trustees.

The Royal Institution at the Cheltenham Science Festival

09.06.2017

At the 2017 Cheltenham Science Festival, Director of the Royal Institution Professor Sarah Harper, highlights the challenges to society arising from unprecedented changes in the global population.

What is 'old age'? Sarah Harper speaks at Hay Festival

31.05.2017

The Royal Institution’s Director, Professor Sarah Harper, raises important questions about ageing and society at this year's Hay Festival.

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

18.05.2017

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.

The Royal Institution (Ri) confirms the departure of its Director, Professor Sarah Harper

05.09.2017

The Royal Institution of Great Britain (Ri) has today confirmed that Professor Sarah Harper has resigned her position as Director of the Ri and has left the organisation.

Merscov particles. Credit NiAID

British technology leading the fight against the global threat of infectious diseases

26.09.2017

The best of British technology is unveiled at the Royal Institution today, when we join with Imperial College London to host a summit on the international fight against the spread of infectious diseases