Roger Highfield: 80 per cent executive at the Science Museum Group / 20 per cent author, journalist and broadcaster. Views expressed here are 100 per cent his own.
Ha - tiny insects that ROAR AT EACH OTHER LIKE LIONS! https://t.co/Nl3JQcYrv9
Here are a few of my latest articles. There are more in my archive.
10 things you probably didn't know about the space race
From Laika's tragic, but hushed-up fate to Yuri Gagarin's odd toilet habits, some funny and fascinating things happened during America and the USSR's tussle for space supremacy
Helen Sharman's personal spacecraft
The first UK astronaut talks to Roger Highfield about her spacesuit
The Evolution of New Cancer Treatments
Growing tumours in a computer provides novel insights and understanding
Conquering space has transcended political differences
The Science Museum's new exhibition tells the Russian side of the story of humanity's greatest achievement, says Roger Highfield
Longitude Prize - technologies that rise to the challenge of antibiotic resistance
Roger Highfield on the first crop of entries to the world's most inspirational innovation prize
Space pioneer Alexei Leonov on the birth of the space age
Roger Highfield spent a day in the Science Museum with the twice hero of the Soviet Union, Alexei Leonov
Secret of Scientific Creativity revealed by Andre Geim, 'godfather of graphene'
Roger Highfield talks to Nobelist Andre Geim at the Hay Festival
Why a scientists is a layperson
Should scientific papers have a lay summary? Roger Highfield discusses in the Royal Society blog