STATES of MIND~ at the Wellcome Trust. Second part of the year long exhibition starts with the private view this evening.

Follow the link to find out more.

You might also listen to this account of the mystery of consciousness

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness? Philosophers and scientists have been at war for decades over the question of what makes …
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Crows: The tail-pulling, food-stealing bird prodigies Playful behavior could give clues about why they’re so smart.

Follow the link for a fascinating article and cool video.


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Quiz-A-Whiz!~ from The Royal Society of Edinburgh~ with David Attenborough

Hear David Attenborough on the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s Quiz-a-Whizz, answering three questions submitted by sixth form students across the UK.


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There’s a very special guest on tonight’s ‘WOULD I LIE TO YOU’ on BBC1 at 8.30.

Nicky Clayton Would I lie to youNicky Clayton on Would I lie to you


So even if you don’t usually watch you should tonight!

If you missed it you can watch it on BBC iplayer for the next three weeks on

and also on the youtube channel

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The ART of SCIENCE~ an evening exploring the connections between art and science.

Featuring The Captured Thought, Robin Lamboll and Rob Toulson.Nicky Clayton Clive Wilkins

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The Moustachio Quartet in New York~ waving at the Statue of Liberty~ many thanks to Robert Lurtz for the photograph.

Clive WILKINS The Moustachio Quartet 1

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The Evolution of Dance. Published this week in Current Biology.

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