Archive for January, 2014

Canterbury, UK

Talk ‘Winston Churchill, his nuclear physicists, and the Bomb’ at the Kent Physics Centre: More information: University of Kent, Kent Physics Centre, Annual Lectures

Keswick, UK

Talk at the Words by the Water literary festival. More Information

Mechelen, Netherlands

Chairing opening events of World Science Centre Congress. More information: Programme here (PDF) If you do not have a PDF Reader installed on your computer you can get one here: Adobe Reader or Foxit Reader

Oxford Literary Festival, UK

Graham and Philip Ball explore the dilemmas facing scientists during Wars at Oxford Literary Festival on 26 March at 4.00pm. More information: Science and War: Working for Churchill and Hitler

Oxford University, UK

Talk ‘Churchill, Oxford physicists and the Bomb’ More Information

Cheltenham Science Festival

Talk ‘Science and War: working for Churchill and Hitler’ (with Philip Ball) Details to come here: Cheltenham Science Festival

‘Churchill’s Bomb’ reviewed in ‘Foreign Affairs’

The journal Foreign Affairs has selected Churchill’s Bomb as its Book of the Day, having invited Professor Sir Lawrence Freedman to review it. Freedman describes the book as ‘terrific’:
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