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Lord Martin Rees. The latest Great Explanations contributor!

Monday, 13 September 2021

A short (but very exciting) update!

Lord Martin Rees, the UK's Astronomer Royal, erstwhile president of the Royal Society and author of numerous popular science books has argreed to contribute to Great Explanations! But, of course, you'll only get to read his essay if the project gets funded, so spread the word :-) 

New Great Explanations contributors!

Thursday, 9 September 2021

Announcing! More fabulous contributors to Great Explanations!

Dr Helen Czerski. Helen is a physicist, oceanographer, presenter, author and bubble enthusiast. She has presented several BBC 4 documentaries on and was one of three presenters of the 2020 Royal Institution Christmas Lectures. Helen's book Storm in a Teacup: The Physics of Everyday Life received rave reviews from across the spectrum…

Introducing the contributors - Kelly Stanford

Wednesday, 1 September 2021

The thing that makes 'Great Explanations' really GREAT, is the diversity of the contributing authors. We've got research scientists, engineers, science writers and science communicators, from the up-and-coming to the well established. I'd like to use these updates to introduce you to all our wonderful writers.

Starting with Kelly Stanford (aka @thelabartist on twitter).

Kelly is a science communicator…

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