Latest Issue

What science exhibitions are on this month?

By Anjana Ahuja   November 2016

Click here to read more from our November 2016 issue

Festival of Social Sciences

Venues across the UK, 5th to 12th November

This annual event, hosted by the Economic and Social Research Council, serves up an intellectual menu of astonishing variety. In Colchester, you can find out how social science experiments are conducted; in Wollaton Hall in Nottingham, researchers are out to trick and distract you, to demonstrate the fallibility of perception. There is a Bloomsbury walking tour, plus events on social media, teenage diet and whether Britain…

Register today to continue reading

You’ve hit your limit of three articles in the last 30 days. To get seven more, simply enter your email address below.

You’ll also receive our free e-book Prospect’s Top Thinkers 2020 and our newsletter with the best new writing on politics, economics, literature and the arts.

Prospect may process your personal information for our legitimate business purposes, to provide you with newsletters, subscription offers and other relevant information.

Click here to learn more about these purposes and how we use your data. You will be able to opt-out of further contact on the next page and in all our communications.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

We want to hear what you think about this article. Submit a letter to

More From Prospect