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March for Science

March for Science 2017 The Cosmic Shambles Network is proud to be the official legacy partner of the March for Science The March for Science celebrates publicly funded and publicly communicated science as a pillar of human freedom and prosperity. We unite as a diverse, nonpartisan group to support science that upholds the common good, and political leaders and policymakers who enact evidence-based policies in the public interest. On Saturday 22nd April, hundreds of thousands of scientists and science enthusiasts in more than 400 locations across the globe marched to recognise scientific progress, raise awareness of scientific discovery, and...

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Doctor Who and The March for Science

Doctor Who and The March for Science by Robin Ince It appears that there is a condition of “Doctor Who fanboy by proxy”. Arriving at the Science museum to take part in the London Science March, there was Peter Capaldi. It was the beat that my heart skipped. Not for me, for my son. He was at home. He had done his march for the year. Halfway around on the Women’s March, he had been told to try to be less bored. ‘I am 9 years old, you’d have been bored on a march when you were 9,” he...

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Brian Cox – Chaos of Delight

Chaos of Delight With Professor Brian Cox Charles Darwin wrote wonderful sentences, beautiful books and fabulous phrases and one of my favourite is when he describes his mind being a ‘Chaos of Delight’ after seeing many of the splendid lifeforms in a Brazilian forest.  And we have asked everyone who’s been involved in Cosmic Genome when they experience that ‘Chaos of Delight.’ – Robin...

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