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.
Vote for Your Favourite European Inventor
Roger Highfield helped to judge this year's European Inventor Awards
Black holes revealed for the first time
Into the heart of darkness, with Roger Highfield
The great disruptor
The World Wide Web is 30 years old and seems like the ultimate revolutionary innovation. Yet history shows that new technology is constantly disrupting our lives
Tim Berners-Lee calls for a fight for 'the kind of web we want'
Sir Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the worldwide web 30 years ago, is determined to save it from the corrupting influences that are poisoning his original vision
Total immersion, creativity and the world's best selling drug
Sir Greg Winter has a remarkable story to tell about the source of his inspiration
How Humans Evolve
Roger Highfield reports on a remarkable new insight into why we are all different
Britain's Great Martian Adventure
The ill-fated UK hunt for Martian life has grown hugely in significance, emphasising the need to work with the mission team to preserve the heritage of Beagle 2, reports Roger Highfield.
The Science of Christmas
Roger Highfield on the real-world evidence for holy turkeys, Rudolph's red nose and Santa's warp drive