News from the BA
Sunny sunflowers amidst the rain
Heavy rain and high winds didn’t stop more than 1,500 people from taking part in the BA’s activities at this year’s Royal Highland Show.
Exploding pens, police boxes and time-warping transvestites
The BA and /cult launch vote to find the UK's favourite screen scientist.
Richard Owen: Dinosaur Man
This month marks the two hundredth anniversary of the birth of Sir Richard Owen, the Lancashire-born scientist who coined the phrase 'dinosaur'.
BA Chair studies young people's attitudes to science
Girls are not as turned off by science as is commonly believed but they are much more concerned than boys about the ethical issues surrounding the subject, according to a new study.
Sky-diving spectacular to kick-off science festival
The RAF Falcons Parachuting Display Team will sky-dive into Exeter City Football Club’s grounds to launch this year’s BA Festival of Science.
UK’s drug policies are failing, says leading drugs charity
Judith Willetts of DrugScope discusses the UK's drugs policies in Science & Public Affairs.
Rewarding our volunteers
The BA announces winners of inaugural Sir Walter Bodmer Award for Volunteers.
Sweet sound of success for Scottish student
Scottish student wins fourth prize at international science fair.
Exeter pupils experience the art of the brain
Pupils at schools around Exeter will be exploring science and medicine through art in a project for the BA Festival of Science.
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