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Job @ Royal Society - Summer intern

The Royal Society are recruiting for an intern to help organise the Summer Science Exhibition.

The internship will last for four months, is paid at the London Living Wage and includes a generous benefits package. 161 more words

Inside Knowledge: How to Tell Truth from Lies

The title of this post is identical to the title of an article by Tiffany O’Callaghan in the Features section of the 1 Apr 2017 New Scientist.  411 more words

Human Memory: Theory And Data

Inside Knowledge: What Makes Scientific Knowledge Special

The title of this post is identical to an article by Michael Brooks in the Features Section of the 1 Apr 2017 New Scientist.   The article begins, “NULIUS in verba:  “take nobody’s word for it”.  442 more words

Human Memory: Theory And Data

New 'Meteorite hunt!' activity

Earth and Solar System has a new fun activity called ‘Meteorite hunt!’ we have been trialing with group members and put into practice at the… 410 more words

Space

5 Stellar Women of Space Science

To mark International Women’s Day 2017, we’ve collaborated with The Royal Society to celebrate and record the stories of groundbreaking women of science. While many great men of science have memorials and statues in their honour, the achievement of women has been less widely told. 816 more words

On the Importance of School Experiments

Twitter drew my attention this afternoon to a series of videos produced by the Royal Society designed to give teachers in schools some additional resources to encourage their pupils to do science experiments. 350 more words

The Universe And Stuff