The Science of Dr Who

Karl Byrne https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/aboutus/people/byrne.karl https://twitter.com/kjcbyrne https://www.linkedin.com/in/karl-byrne-10bb6336/ Dr Who is the longest running science fiction programme in the world, entertaining and terrifying children and adults alike for over 50 years! Mega fan Karl Byrne looked into the scientific possibilities behind travelling through time and space, regeneration and aliens with two hearts. https://youtu.be/fezY3VcDi3I

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Einstein’s Blunder

Professor Roberto Trotta http://robertotrotta.com/ https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/r.trotta https://www.linkedin.com/in/robertotrotta/?originalSubdomain=uk https://twitter.com/r_trotta Roberto Trotta is Visiting Gresham Professor of Cosmology and Professor of Astrostatistics at Imperial College London, currently on leave of absence to the International School of Advanced Studies in Trieste, Italy, where he is part of the senior leadership team establishing a new Data Science Institute. His research […]

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The impact of technology on sporting performance

Dr Steve Haake https://www.shu.ac.uk/about-us/our-people/staff-profiles/steve-haake Stephen John Haake OBE is a British sports engineer. He is professor of sports engineering at Sheffield Hallam University, England and is founding director of the university’s advanced wellbeing research centre. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steve_Haake https://www.linkedin.com/in/steve-haake-1547b212/?originalSubdomain=uk https://stevehaake.com/research/ https://twitter.com/stevehaake We think of sports technology as something new, but the ancient Greeks first used it to […]

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Early Universe

Wednesday, 29 September 2021 Professor Katherine Blundell OBE https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katherine_Blundell Katherine Mary Blundell OBE is a Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Oxford and a supernumerary research fellow at St John’s College, Oxford. Previously, she held a Royal Society University Research Fellowship, and fellowships from the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851 and Balliol […]

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