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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.
04
Jul
Smelling a Lab Rat
Roger Highfield reviews Science Fictions for the Literary Review
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29
Jun
Coronavirus: how the virus spread worldwide
The UK has analysed more SARS-CoV-2 viruses than any other country. Science Director Roger Highfield investigates how these data can help control the virus and ultimately save lives.
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22
Jun
coronavirus: why minority ethnic groups suffer more
Roger Highfield talks to Michael Marmot and Ajit Lalvani about why minority ethnic groups are at greater risk in the pandemic
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15
Jun
coronavirus: what's safe and what's not
Roger Highfield discusses the risks posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, both real and perceived, with Dr Sander van der Linden.
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10
Jun
The visual complexity of coronal mass ejections follows the solar cycle
Coauthored paper on a citizen science experiment
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09
Jun
This lab is revealing what really goes on in a toddler’s brain
Scientists are at last unlocking the mysteries of a key stage of cognitive development, thanks to a world-first collaboration at London’s Wohl Wolfson ToddlerLab
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08
Jun
In conversation with Venki Ramakrishnan
Nobel laureate Venki Ramakrishnan talks to Roger Highfield about the Royal Society, COVID19 and more for the Jaipur Literature Festival, London
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08
Jun
CORONAVIRUS: A BRIEF HISTORY OF VIRUSES
Viruses infect every living thing. Roger Highfield, Science Director, discusses their origins and a brief history of virology.
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05
Jun
The Dance of Life
Roger Highfield and Magda Zernicka-Goetz, in conversation at the Jaipur Literature Festival
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01
Jun
Coronavirus: from antibodies to vaccines
The body's protective immune system holds the key to diagnosing, treating and vaccinating against coronavirus. Science Director, Roger Highfield, focuses on antibodies.
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