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When the Words Move Around the Page

Posted on 16 September 2011

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A workshop event bringing together a wide range of professionals to exchange knowledge about visual and other factors that interfere with reading.

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Ellen MacArthur: Science of a Circular Economy

Posted on 15 September 2011

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Ellen MacArthur talks about her work on the concept of a circular economy.

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Animal testing – the alternatives

Posted on 15 September 2011

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In the UK animal testing for pharmaceuticals is mandatory, but banned for cosmetics. Should we undertake animal testing for new drugs or would it be just as useful to predict drug behaviour in humans using alternative methods? Dr Laura Waters talks through her Charles Darwin Award-winning research.

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Sir Roland Jackson – British Science Festival 2011

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Sir Roland Jackson – British Science Festival 2011

Posted on 14 September 2011

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Sir Roland Jackson, Chief Executive of the British Science Association, talks to us about the Science Festival being in Bradford, the importance of the partners right across the City, and the media attention that the festival has achieved this year.

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks science and religion

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks science and religion

Posted on 14 September 2011

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Professor Jim Al-Khalili talks to the Festival Film Crew about science, religion, Rutherford and more.

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Dr Jim Boyne tells us his teaching and research in genetics

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Dr Jim Boyne tells us his teaching and research in genetics

Posted on 14 September 2011

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We caught up with Dr Jim Boyne, following his BSF event – ‘Genetic Engineering: How Science Fiction is Rapidly Becoming Science Fact!’

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Build a Brain with Professor Richard Greene

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Build a Brain with Professor Richard Greene

Posted on 14 September 2011

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Visitors to the British Science Festival were able to build their own brain with Professor Richard Greene yesterday.

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A New Kind of Lie Detector

Posted on 13 September 2011

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Professor Hassan Ugail talks about his new lie detector test that could soon be used in a variety of different scenarios.

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The Happiness Factor

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The Happiness Factor

Posted on 13 September 2011

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Dr Ellie Bryant tells us about her event which looks at eating behaviour and whether you can eat yourself happy.

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Dr Who Science Show

Posted on 13 September 2011

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A show combining science fiction and science fact, with Dr Who, Star Trek and other science fiction TV references a plenty, took place today.

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