Science careers

Jonathan Hare talks to Professor Norman Billingham about his life in science

Norman is an expert in plastics and polymer chemistry. Here we discuss the science of preservation and conservation through the story of an old model steam engine.

Reference: The Makers of Things website

Life in Science: Jess Higgins

Jess is a PhD student in the research group of Prof Geoff Cloke FRS in Chemistry at Sussex University. She talks to me about her work, what inspires her and her route into science.

Life in Science: Richard Robinson

Richard set-up the Brighton Science Festival in 2005 and it has run every year since getting larger and more successful. Richard is an inspiring science communicator and has also worked in TV and film including Rainbow, Spitting Image and Star Wars.

Reference: Brighton Science Festival website