Prof Chris Lintott

Book Shambles with guest co-host Dr Helen Czerski

This week’s in studio guest is a regular at our live events and joins Robin and guest co-host Helen Czerski to chat about his new book, The Crowd and the Cosmos. Prof Chris Lintott is probably best known as the co-host of The Sky and Night and he chats with us about the Zooniverse Project, why we probably won’t find aliens, citizen science and what he’s been reading lately. Also Helen lets us know her badminton coach would be a good scientist.

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Reading List

Chris recommends:

Bully for Brontosaurus by Stephen J Gould

The work of Steve Jones

Remainder by Tom McCarthy

Robin recommends:

The Crowd and the Cosmos by Chris Lintott

UFO Drawings from the National Archive by David Clarke

Murmur by Will Eaves

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