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Our blog brings you voices across the organisation to reveal a new side to the Ri - from hidden gems in the archive to the latest schools event.

Behind the scenes at the CHRISTMAS LECTURES

Posted by
Nel Taylor
Date posted
20.01.2017

Nel Taylor, a BBSRC PhD student from the University of Nottingham, shares her experience of being one of the 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURES assistants.

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The best science videos of 2016

Posted by
Anthony Lewis
Date posted
13.01.2017

The Ri channel team pick their favourite science videos from the last 12 months.

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A marriage of saltwater and electricity

Posted by
Laurence Scales
Date posted
22.12.2016

Laurence Scales delves into the archive to discover the shared heritage of the Royal Institution and Lloyd's Register.

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2016 Ri gift guide for science lovers

Posted by
Anthony Lewis
Date posted
02.12.2016

We help you through the gift-giving season with our suggestions of presents for scientists and science enthusiasts young and old.

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Drawing conclusions

Posted by
Jess Wade
Date posted
23.11.2016

Jess Wade tells us the story of how she came into science, and what led her to share her science through her other passion: art

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Resurrecting the Braggs

Posted by
Charlotte New
Date posted
24.10.2016

As the Ri launches the newly digitised Bragg film archive, Curator of Collections Charlotte New discusses the excitement and intrigue of delving into the unknown and unearthing these gems.

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The art of science communication: Ri Faraday Dinner 2016

Posted by
Gail Cardew
Date posted
10.10.2016

Gail Cardew, our Professor of Science, Culture and Society and Director of Science and Education rounds up the evening's events.

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Five minutes with Prof Saiful Islam

Posted by
Hayley Burwell
Date posted
20.08.2016
Saiful Islam, image by Paul Wilkinson

We chat with Prof Saiful Islam about his 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURES, 'Supercharged: Fuelling the future'.

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STEM enrichment grants: helping to hatch a new generation of scientists

Posted by
Andrew Brown
Date posted
17.08.2016

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European cities of science

Posted by
Gail Cardew
Date posted
22.07.2016

Gail Cardew, Professor of Science, Culture and Society, discusses the importance of positioning science at the heart of culture ahead of the EuroScience Open Forum.

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