From SuperCulture series at The Book Club, to the colourful fields of Shambala and the erotic evenings of Queer Attraction Lab, 2018 was a busy year for Viren Swami. We chatted to him about his most memorable experiences as a Guerilla Scientist.
GS: How did... read more
Rachel Williams, neuroscience PhD student and producer of our London-based Queer Attraction Lab events, discusses why she thinks the project is important.
GS: What made you want to get involved with the project?
Rachel: I’ve hosted Attraction Lab events in the... read more
Katharine Round, documentary filmmaker and producer, reflects on her fascination with how we interpret consciousness and what she discovered from devising Escape to Reality, our film installation shown at FutureFest this summer.
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ShayShay joined us at The Glory, where they hosted the launch of Queer Attraction Lab. Drag artist, empowering queer activist and creator of The ShayShay Show, we chatted with ShayShay on all things from queer relationships to sexy blindfolded tests.
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We collaborated with Katie Thompson, elephant researcher and enthusiast, at Shambala this summer to create a wildlife arts and crafts workshop. Katie shares her experience of this colourful creative event.
GS: So Katie, what do you research and how did... read more
Future of food researcher Marco Springmann and neuroscientist Rachel Williams joined us at StreetLife October to teleport our taste buds to a meal table of tomorrow. They tell us about the environmental importance of food and share their ideal futuristic feasts.
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On a summery Sunday in July we planted ourselves in Well Street Common in Hackney, ready to tickle taste buds in our Flavour Feast booth. Visitors sampled from a menu of edible demonstrations unveiling how all our senses contribute to flavour. Hear from Flavour Feast chef, Hana Ayoob, how... read more
On a beautiful sunny day in March we were invited to bring a touch of science to a community event at Sewerby Hall - a spectacular Georgian country house on the historic Yorkshire coastline. Imogen Ramsey, a PhD brewing and sensory science student from the University of Nottingham,... read more
We invited yoga teacher Gemma Hart to join us at the last ever Secret Garden Party festival, and instruct festival-goers in Space Yoga. She tells us about her explorations in intergalactic asana.
One way to think about yoga postures is as experiments with gravity. Whether you’re... read more