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Royal Institution Lecture – Quantum Life: How Physics Can Revolutionise Biology

Watch my Royal Institution Friday Evening Discourse lecture (25 Jan 2013) entitled “Quantum Life: How Physics Can Revolutionise Biology” along with a short introduction to the lecture, “The Quantum Robin”. The Royal Institution website with related content is available here.

Quantum Biology: Current Status and Opportunities
In September 2012, the University of Surrey hosted a workshop entitled “Quantum Biology: Current Status and Opportunities”, including keynote presentations from Paul Davies, Thorsten Ritz, Greg Engel, Johnjoe McFadden and others. Read more about the workshop and this exciting new area of science here.
Jim Meets…
Watch my interviews from the “Jim meets…” series on the University of Surrey’s YouTube page:

With Dara Ó Briain
With Prof. Brian Cox
With Sir David Attenborough
With Dr Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury
With Lord Robert Winston

The Life Scientific
Each week, I invite a leading scientist to tell us about their life and work. Guests include Nobel laureates as well as the next generation of beautiful minds as I try to find out what inspires and motivates them and what their discoveries might do for us.

Every Tuesday at 09:00

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Top 5 Weird Physics Facts
Find out what my top five weird physics facts are by watching this clip!

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