Friendships for the ages
Join James Brown, an expert from Channel 4's Old People’s Home for 4 Year Olds, as he shares exciting new research on how spending time with youngsters can improve the health and well-being of seniors.
Late night fitness: raising the bar
Whether you're raring to unleash your inner Olympian, or just want to chill out and take in the good vibes on the veranda, there's something for everyone!
Join Alice Roberts and a panel of thinkers who – drawing on learnings from law, philosophy, psychology, health and wellbeing – will debate the impact of the impossible pursuit of the perfect body.
Huxley debate: smart cities, smarter decisions?
The urban dream of a ‘smart’ city is slowly becoming a reality, thanks to advances in technologies such as the Internet of Things, 5G and artificial intelligence.
Presidential address: Alice Roberts
Incoming BSA President, Professor Alice Roberts, reflects on how we can cast our away our individual feelings of hopelessness and believe in our capacity to make the world a better place.
In conversation with Konnie Huq
Join former Blue Peter presenter and author, Konnie Huq, as she discusses creativity in science and the arts with Science Director of the Science Museum, Roger Highfield.
When gaming becomes gambling
How can we navigate the blurred boundaries between gaming and gambling, and what impact does it have on children?
FarGo Village takeover
Celebrate the end of the British Science Festival 2019 in style as we take over Coventry’s FarGo Village.
Explore how photo editing impacts our memories, world views and society. In an image obsessed world, it's increasingly difficult to tell what is real and fake, but how bad can it be?