Joseph Merrick- aka The Elephant Man- with his mother, Mary, 1862
The Elephant Man, originally from Leicester, is connected to numerous sites in across London. In my two part post I will take you on a tour of all them.
What has Sat-Nav done to our brains?
I am very excited to announce that BBC Radio 4 will shortly be broadcasting a show I co-presented with the wonderful Timandra Harkness. The programme explores some of the effects of modern technology on the brain. Timandra and I recently spent some time in London learning about about the brain, the impact of navigation techniques...
Protect & Survive: Britain's Cold War Revealed, National Archives, Kew
The National Archives: Protect and Survive is a fascinating look at the nuclear war threat in Britain. Here are my top picks of the exhibits on offer.