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Why Chocolate Melts and Jet Engines Don’t – Mark Miodownik’s Royal Institution Christmas Lecture

It was a bit of a rush last Thursday, getting to the Royal Institution in time for the recording of one of the 2010 Christmas Lectures – it was scheduled to start at 6pm but it was necessary to arrive … Continue reading

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Size Matters – Royal Institution Christmas Lectures preview

Mark Miodownik is going to present the 2010 Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, and I took my daughter to see a preview on Thursday evening. He was an immediate hit with the audience – oh for science teachers in our schools … Continue reading

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Size Matters: Mark Miodownik’s 2010 Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

I’ve been a bit concerned about the Royal Institution. They’ve not had a very good time of it over the last few years, what with their financial crisis, making Baroness Greenfield redundant, then her claiming sexual discrimination, and so on; … Continue reading

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