• Northern Ireland Science Festival, Belfast

    Robert will be speaking on Sunday 28 February at Whitla Hall, Queens University, Belfast on ‘What Makes Us Happy?’  This event is part of the Northern Ireland Science Festival which has been taking place over the past two weeks.  To find out more, and to buy tickets, please visit the Festival website.

  • Visit to Parmiter’s School

    Thank you to the staff and students of Parmiter’s School in Garston for their warm hospitality on Friday 12 March.  After delivering a talk to 300 students, Robert was presented with a wonderful cheque for the Genesis Research Trust – thank you for all your fundraising efforts!  To round the day off he was given honorary…

  • Science Live!

    Robert is a regular speaker at Science Live! around the country. Science Live! is a series of annual events for GCSE Science students at venues across the UK.     This year he is speaking at the following venues:   GCSE Oxford – Wednesday 20 January 2016: New Theatre Manchester – Monday 25 January 2016: Opera…

  • Godolphin & Latymer Annual Lecture

    Robert will be delivering a lecture as part of Godolphin & Latymer School’s Public Lecture Series on Tuesday 24 November at 7.30pm in West London.  To find out more, please visit the school’s website.

  • Utterly Amazing Science Wins Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize

    We were delighted to hear that Utterly Amazing Science has won this year’s Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize.  The result was announced at an awards ceremony at the Eden Project in Cornwall on 16 November 2015. The winner was chosen by over 1,500 young people in judging panels around the country and the Prize was presented…

  • Yeovil Literary Festival – 1 November 2015

    Robert will be speaking at the Octagon Theatre in Yeovil as part of the Yeovil Literary Festival on  Sunday 1 November 2015.  He will be speaking on What Makes Us Happy: Reading the Human Mind.  To find out more information and to buy tickets, please visit the Festival website.

  • Prof Winston's public engagements

    Theatre Tour: What Makes Us Happy?

    Robert will be speaking at various theatres around the country over the coming months on “What Makes Us Happy?” What led to French philosopher Michel de Montaigne thanking fortune for the pain he suffered? Or why did Mahler apparently stop composing after his meeting in Holland with Sigmund Freud? Why was Alfred J Prufrock in T…

  • Theatre Royal, Windsor

    Robert will be speaking on ‘What Makes Us Happy?’ at the Theatre Royal, Windsor on Wednesday 30 September 2015.  To find out more details and to purchase tickets, please visit the theatre’s website.

  • The Elgiva Theatre, Chesham

    Robert will be speaking at the Elgiva Theatre, Chesham on Sunday 27 September at 3pm on “What Makes Us Happy?: Reading the Human Mind”.  To find out more and to buy tickets, visit the Theatre’s website.

  • Tonbridge School, 8 September 2015

    Robert will be delivering a talk entitled ‘How Does Anyone Ever Get Pregnant?’ at Tonbridge School on Tuesday 8 September at 7pm. The evening has been organised by Judd  student Felicity Crawshay-Williams and will raise money for the Genesis Research Trust and the maths educational website examsolutions.net. Tickets are priced at £6 and can be bought here.