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.
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Here are a few of my latest articles. There are more in my archive.
Royal Academy of Engineering Autumn Lecture with Dr Demis Hassabis, DeepMind
Roger Highfield of the Science Museum chairs the Royal Academy of Engineering Autumn Lecture
Why we can't trust 'blind big data' to cure the world's diseases
Today's data sets, though bigger than ever, still afford us an impoverished view of living things
Big Data needs Big Theory
The seductive promise of huge datasets could become a big distraction, warn Roger Highfield and Peter Coveney
Andre Geim, live in conversation with Roger Highfield
Hosted by author, journalist and museum executive Roger Highfield, Professor Sir Andre Geim discusses his unique and creative approach to science.
Is Policy Evaluation Fit for Purpose? (probably not)
Roger Highfield chaired a high level discussion for the Centre for the Evaluation of Complexity Across the Nexus (CECAN).
Dawn of the Age of 2D Materials
Roger Highfield will be conducting the In Conversation with Professor Andre Geim event at the Museum of Science and Industry on 29 September 2016
How the art of eclipses changed science
Chilling appearance of an apparent hole in the sky provides a fascinating portal through which to view the culture of the day, reports Roger Highfield
GM insect research can be a lifesaver, and London leads the way
Scientists are using genetically modified mosquitoes to control the spread of diseases such as malaria and Zika