Taking a Peek Inside the Living Lung
Science / Video

Taking a Peek Inside the Living Lung

For the final Royal Institution Advent film, I travelled to the University of Sheffield MRI Unit at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, to look at how a very strange element is being used in a pioneering MRI technique to image living lungs. The film is presented by this year’s Christmas Lecturer, Dr Peter Wothers (University of Cambridge) … Continue reading

Pod Academy – In The Morgue
Audio / Interviews / Science

Pod Academy – In The Morgue

I’ve recently started producing podcasts for a new non-profit organisation called Pod Academy – they release weekly podcasts on academia and research, covering everything from the arts and culture to science and the environment. There’s a really nice range of subjects covered by the podcasts and their library is growing on a weekly basis. You can browse … Continue reading

The Plankton Chronicles
Interviews / Science / Video

The Plankton Chronicles

A creative mix of beauty and knowledge Recently on the Ri Channel we featured a new collection of videos from the Plankton Chronicles – a gorgeous web-video project created by research biologist Christian Sardet working in collaboration with Montreal production company, Para Films. Although I tend to refrain from reposting content from the Ri Channel on this … Continue reading