5 speakers 15 minutes each
The Other Side
How to Hold A Grudge At Halloween
Andrew Michael Hurley
Northern Gothic: Horror in the hills
Richard MacLean Smith
on DNA and the genome revolution
explores genes and bio-hacking
"I found myself gazing over the shoulders of the potter Edmund de Waal and Rachel Johnson as we listened rapt to Baroness Susan Greenfield's views on Twitter."
Chris van Tulleken
The Doctor Who Gave Up Drugs
Diet, Microbes and Obesity
Dear Cancer, Love Victoria
The Language of Kindness: A nurse’s story
"a brilliant concept of five 15-minute talks delivered by significant voices..."
The Financial Times
Adam Rutherford is a science writer and broadcaster. He is an Honorary Research Fellow at University College London, where he also did a PhD on the developing eye, and was part of a team that identified the first genetic cause of a form of childhood blindness. He has written and presented many award-winning series and […]
The Book of Humans: The Story of How We Became Us
"A super hot ticket. The 5x15 series has a bonkers but rather brilliant line-up... From the secrets of literary giants to Judaism, sex, homelessness, quadratic equations, ageing, accolades and politics, you couldn’t really wring more from a Monday, could you?"