Why do we die? Scibar brought to you by Art Necro

Death might not be certain, though taxes, probably are. In this talk, featuring immortal jelly fish, the world’s slowest bacteria and the cast of Alice through the Looking Glass, biologist Simon Watt (of Channel 4’s The Elephant Life After Death and Inside Nature’s Giants) delves into the surprising science behind why we die, and what the alternatives might be. […]

Changing ourselves

From hammerstones to biotechnology: Lizzie Norris looks at the engineering that has helped us to increase our lifespan and improve our quality of life.