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
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.
Want to see... read more
This summer we took festival goers at Shambala on a voyage into how nature affects their minds. Holly, our assistant producer, delves into the science behind Meditate on Nature.
Is tree hugging - an activity once associated with wizard-length beards and tie-dyed hemp clothing... read more
In the age of digital information overload and with outrageous claims flying around, knowing the difference between fact and fiction is becoming tricky. To help unpick these we ran a Fake News pub quiz at The Book Club in Shoreditch. Aided and abetted by political psychologist Keith O’Brien... read more
We held a series of debates at the Secret Garden Party festival that explored the neuroscience behind politics, the psychology of celebrities, and what we know about consciousness science. Luke Muscutt facilitated the discussions - he summarises what we learned about ourselves, each-other and the... read more
Political psychologist Keith O'Brien joined us at the Secret Garden Party festival to talk about what's really been going on in the world. This month, he's back to co-host our Have I Got Fake News For You quiz. We asked Keith to tell us more about his work...
‘The voters got it... read more
On July 2017, Guerilla Science hosted a slew of talks at Secret Garden Party 2017 exploring the science of celebrity, fame, and media. Naturally, we had to cover conspiracy theories and Viren Swami, professor of social psychology, was on hand to explore what makes conspiracy theories so... read more
This summer, Guerilla Science will hold lessons in lucid dreaming at Citadel festival in London, Secret Garden Party festival in Cambridgeshire, and later in winter at The Book Club in London. Get to know Josie Malinowski, the scientist hosting these sessions, in this exclusive Q&A.
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