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Science on Screen: The Social Network

Last week saw the final screening from the first series of LML’s ‘Science on Screen’ collaboration with the Barbican Theatre, with the 2010 film The Social Network which chronicled the formation of Facebook Read more
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Science on Screen: The Balmond Studio Interview

The LML fellows were recently interviewed by Balmond Studio for the Science on Screen Programme.  “What’s deeply fascinating about science is identical to what’s fascinating about film.  Read more

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Science on Screen: Blade Runner with Tipu Aziz

The fifth Science on Screen event in collaboration with the Barbican was held on Tuesday, 8 December.  Neurosurgeon Tipu Aziz introduced the ever popular Blade Runner to a packed audience in cinema 2. Read more

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Science on Screen: Stalker with Doyne Farmer

The fourth Science on Screen event in collaboration with the Barbican was held on Tuesday, 13 October.  Ole Peters introduced Doyne Farmer to a delightfully large audience in cinema 1. Read more

STALKER [USSR 1979]
ANATOLI SOLONITSYN

Barbican Podcast – Interview with J. Doyne Farmer

As part of the Science on Screen series with The Barbican, J Doyne Farmer is interviewed in their September podcast, looking at why he chose the film Stalker for his upcoming talk and what it means to him. Read more
WILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY [US 1971]
GENE WILDER [in top hat] as Willy Wonka, JACK ALBERTSON [right]

Science on Screen: Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory with Rachel Cooke

The third film in our Science on Screen series was presented by Rachel Cooke, a real-life chocolate engineer. Rachel amusingly shared some of her experiences in an actual chocolate factory. Read more

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Science on Screen: The Prestige with Peter McOwan

The second in the LML and Barbican joint Science on Screen series took place on 16 June with Professor of Computer Science Peter McOwan introducing one of his favourite films “The Prestige”. Read more

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Science on Screen lift-off

The Science on Screen collaboration between LML and the Barbican got off to a block-busting start with Mark Buchanan reminding us of Enrico Fermi’s realisation that an alien invasion may be closer than we think. Read more

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Science On Screen: Oblivion with Mark Buchanan

LML is pleased to announce its partnership with London’s Barbican on a series of six events in which notable scientists present their favourite films to explore the overlap between science and the arts. Read more