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.

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2016/feb/03/to-oblivion-and-beyond-art-and-science-at-the-edge-of-consciousness

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

http://www.theguardian.com/news/audio/2015/jan/30/podcast-consciousness-burkeman-audio

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.

http://arstechnica.com/science/2016/01/crows-the-tail-pulling-food-stealing-bird-prodigies/

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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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Follow the link at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-O1XNV4O1zo 

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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

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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

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b06wh5z2/would-i-lie-to-you-series-9-episode-8

and also on the youtube channel

https://youtu.be/6WSDpe89A-U

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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.

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

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