The science of popcorn

11 February 2015 by

There’s more to this humble cinema snack than you might think… Published today in Journal of the Royal Society Interface,…






We’re 350 years old

2 December 2014 by

Well, not quite. Technically we’re still 349, but 2015 marks the 350 anniversary of Philosophical Transactions – the world’s first…






Q&A with Dr Rachel Smith

17 November 2014 by

How do we define rhythm in science? We spoke to Philosophical Transactions B guest editor, Dr Rachel Smith, whose recent…