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.
Did you know...secrets of the world's biggest sleep study
Preliminary insights from a pioneering global study of the impact of sleep on our ability to reason and think were revealed recently at a special event in Manchester.
Sir Andrew Wiles on the struggle and beauty of mathematics
Roger Highfield reports on a rare public appearance by the great mathematician at a recent event at the Science Museum
Reproduction 2.0 - Three parent babies to gene editing and artificial embryos
Roger Highfield discusses the reproductive science revolution with leading experts
Superbugs are a more urgent threat than climate change
Roger Highfield warns we are sleepwalking to disaster
Maths and the birth of the virtual human
Roger Highfield on 'How to Build a Virtual Human', a special event held at the Science Museum that explored the future of medicine.
The baby who launched a test tube revolution
Before his event at the Manchester Science Festival, Roger Highfield discusses the remarkable legacy of Louise Brown
Secrets of the Philosopher's Stone
Roger Highfield explores where modern chemistry all started, uncovering the early attempts to turn metals into gold with the Philosopher's Stone
INTO THE GREY ZONE: SECRETS OF SLEEP REVEALED
Roger Highfield talks to Adrian Owen about sleep, consciousness and the grey zone
Oldest recorded origins of 'zero', the Bakhshali manuscript
Roger Highfield and Matt Kimberley on a star of forthcoming Illuminating India exhibition
This AI could hold the key to decoding human intelligence
The subject of intelligence remains contentious. But can artificial intelligence help us understand the brain in entirely new ways?