Communicating science to the public can take time away from a busy research career. So why should scientists do it? In my recent essay in the Journal of Neuroscience, I offer six reasons.
SUM at the Royal Opera House
SUM has been turned into an opera at the Royal Opera House in London (Composer: Max Richter, Director: Wayne McGregor). The London Evening Standard hails the opera as "immersive, meditative and sweetly fascinating". Read about the background of the collaboration in Wired.