15Oct Face your fears with Psychology in Action

Face your fears with Psychology in Action

Clinical psychologist Warren Mansell will join us at Psychology in Action in London and Warwick this autumn to discuss fears and phobias. People are often told to ‘face their fears’ in ‘exposure’ therapy. But should people be persuaded to do this? Or should they approach them at their own pace? [...]

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15Oct Chemistry in Action: Engineering the world

Chemistry in Action: Engineering the world

Discover the life of a chemical engineer at Chemistry in Action as we welcome Dr Yasmin Ali to our programme. In a wide ranging and inspirational session, we will discover the many varied areas that chemical engineers can impact our modern world, and how they may hold the key to [...]

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15Oct Luke Jerram, creator of Museum of the Moon, is coming to The Creative Process at Warwick!

Luke Jerram, creator of Museum of the Moon, is coming to The Creative Process at Warwick!

Luke Jerram’s multidisciplinary practice involves the creation of sculptures, installations and live arts projects. His extraordinary and visually stunning art projects have excited and inspired people around the globe. This latest installation is a fusion of lunar imagery, moonlight and surround sound composition which will be seen and experienced by [...]

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14Oct GCSE Maths in Action: Availability Update

GCSE Maths in Action: Availability Update

Due to the extraordinary popularity of GCSE Maths in Action this year it is now extremely unlikely that we will be able to find places for you and your students on 15/11/2018. If you would still like to attend GCSE Maths in Action then we recommend that you book GCSE [...]

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14Oct Product Design in Action: Object Narratives

Product Design in Action: Object Narratives

Join Icelandic designer Theodóra Alfredsdottir for an intriguing new session at Product Design in Action this year. Theodóra will argue that all objects act as documentation of their manufacturing process; a record of what went on between the machine, tools, craftsman and material.  She will talk about her interest in [...]

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1Oct Invaluable insights to help GCSE English students excel!

Invaluable insights to help GCSE English students excel!

We are delighted that GCSE English in Action will return to London this autumn for an exciting, interactive and comprehensive programme. We are thrilled that the award-winning poet and playwright Owen Sheers will be joining us to read and discuss his poetry. In three further stimulating sessions, students will explore [...]

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1Oct Geography in Action: The Anthropocene

Geography in Action: The Anthropocene

The period of time during which human activity has been the dominant influence on climate and the environment is sometimes called the Anthropocene. This autumn, at Geography in Action in central London, Prof. Martin Evans will explore the degree to which the impact of people has become the dominant force [...]

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1Oct Dr Vicky Neale to investigate the primes at Maths in Action

Dr Vicky Neale to investigate the primes at Maths in Action

Vicky Whitehead is Lecturer in the Mathematical Institute at Oxford University. She spends her time doing maths, teaching maths and talking maths to anyone who will listen. At Maths in Action Vicky will investigate the incredible prime numbers that have intrigued, inspired and infuriated mathematicians for millennia. Vicky will describe [...]

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1Oct Engineering bubbles at Physics in Action

Engineering bubbles at Physics in Action

Eleanor Stride is Professor of Engineering Science at Oxford University. Her research brings together a truly multidisciplinary team to tackle a diverse range of engineering problems which could have profound implications for the way we treat disease. Join Eleanor at Physics in Action on March 8th 2019 to discover her [...]

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1Oct Biology in Action: Vivienne Parry on 100,000 genomes and beyond

Biology in Action: Vivienne Parry on 100,000 genomes and beyond

We are delighted to welcome scientist, journalist, broadcaster and Head of Engagement for Genomics England Vivienne Parry to Biology in Action on March 1st 2019 in London. The 100,000 genomes project is an ambitious new venture set to transform the face of healthcare. The project will sequence 100,000 genomes from [...]

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