Guerilla Science



A place for the team and our collaborators to share news, research, and inspiration.


Death on Earth

July 18, 2016 — by KyleMarian
This guest blog post is from Jules Howard, author of Death on Earth. He is a zoologist, writer and broadcaster covering topics from zoology to wildlife conservation. He is joining us at The Secret Garden Party 2016 for the 'Mind-blowing Debate' series to discuss 'how will we survive when our sun...
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Birth of Alien

July 18, 2016 — by KyleMarian
This guest blog post is from Louisa Preston, author of 'Goldilocks and the Water Bears'. She is an astrobiologist and planetary geologist who researches the possibilities of life on other planets by studying life in the most extreme environments on Earth. Louisa will join our 'Mind-blowing Debates'...
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Exciting Award News

March 1, 2016 — by Olivia
A major shout out to Mark and Guerilla Science from the American Association for the Advancement of Science!  Mark has received the society's 2015 Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science for his guerilla methods of public engagement. Officially, for “his broad range of...
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How we built the Fire Organ

August 17, 2015 — by louis
This guest blog post is from Matthew Duckett, a Guerilla Science collaborator and structural engineer with Buro Happold. Matt and his colleagues worked with us to build the Fire Organ, a flaming tower of awesomeness that's touring the UK throughout summer and autumn 2015. My first...
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A Circus of Art

July 22, 2015 — by Linn
I was oddly reminded of moths drawn, like little fuzzy magnets, to a porch light. I hovered around our fire organ with my camera, feeling small in the larger-than-life atmosphere of “Precompression.” I’d wandered around the grounds at the raucous pre-Burning Man party at industrial arts...
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