SHDP Outreach

SHDP achieves outreach through journalism, films, radio, tv, social media, exhibitions and book publishing.


A selection of SHDP articles from the national and specialist press related to public understanding of science and conferences themes we have covered:

Science and the Media

Brain, 15 December 2007

A Question of Respect: Review God Delusion by Richard Dawkins

Sunday Times, 1 October 2006

Who Do We Think We Are: On Genetics and Race

Sunday Times,  8 Oct 2006

Brain and Bad Behaviour

Brain, 27 November 2006

A Christmas Thunderbolt for the Scientific Arch Enemy of Religion: On Dawkins and Atheism

Sunday Times, 24 December 2006

Slaves to American Medicine: On the Tuskagee experiment

Sunday Times, 10 September 2006

A Head for Trouble: Are we hard-wired to be bad?

Sunday Times, 9 July 2006

Journey through the Topic of Cancer

Sunday Times,  June 25  2006

Taking on String Theory: Physicists’ establishment

Sunday Times, 11 June 2006

Hormones and theories of Romantic Love

Sunday Times,  12 February 2006

Face of things to Come: Face transplants

Sunday Times, 11 December 2005

What Tickles our Fancy: New research on bonding

Sunday Times, 6 November 2005

Between Heaven and Earth: Review of The Planets by Dava Sobel

Sunday Times, 28 August 2005

How the War Can Be Won: Latest cancer treatment research

Sunday Times, 19 June 2005

Stardust Memories: On Fred Hoyle

Sunday Times, 22 May 2005

Drugs and Determinism: Review of The 21st Century Brain by Steven Rose

Sunday Times, 27 February 2005

Please also see the archive of SHDP conferences and SHDP films based on interviews with expert speakers.