Professor Brian Cox

The 2016 Dictionary of Modern Parenting

Kirsty Smith | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Parents
Kirsty Smith

Modern parenting can be confusing. As a mother, I just want to know how many times a week I can feed a three year old biscuits for breakfast and still not blush whenever I say 'We don't really eat sugary snacks in our house'.

Why We Should Feel Sorry for Tim Hunt - Just Not That Sorry

Jenny Laville | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Tech
Jenny Laville

I do feel sorry for Professor Hunt, I'm sure he is a very nice man and he should still have his job, but let's not forget, his damaged reputation is his own fault. The professor is finding out what it's like to have your career blighted by a single moment of human weakness

Back to School: The Importance of Adult Learning

Andrew H. Harding | Posted 29.05.2016 | UK
Andrew H. Harding

If you have ever considered studying for a professional qualification or learning a new skill - like coding or even acrobatics - now is the time to make that leap of faith. You never know how much success you could enjoy as a photographer, an accountant ...or even a TV physicist.

Professor Cox Responds To Tory MP Peddling Pseudoscience

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.03.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- Professor Brian Cox hit back at comments by controversial astrology-believing Tory MP David Tredinnick on Wednesday, describing him as "pr...

Things the Future Will Hate Us For: #1

Ben Gwalchmai | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK
Ben Gwalchmai

We know we're on the cusp. As a species, we almost always are. But in the beginning of the 21st century - as everyone's favourite ex-rocker scient...

WATCH: Brian Cox Says 'Bollocks' On American TV

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Comedy

The only thing better than Brian Cox appearing on the tellybox? Brian Cox appearing on the tellybox alongside Conan O'Brien. Just click play to wat...

Guess Which Show Brian Cox Is Set To Cameo On?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Professor Brian Cox comes up against one of the wonders of the universe even he cannot explain when he appears in the latest episode of Doctor Who. ...

Want to write a book about Professor Brian Cox? Sure, why not

Ben Falk | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Ben Falk

I went to a Buckinghamshire library the other day to talk about my new book. It was a good night, chatting Professor Brian Cox. That's who I wrote about - an unauthorised biography of the science guru behind Wonders Of The Solar System and Wonders Of The Universe.

Why Is The Sky Blue? The Science Questions Parents Are Scared Of

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Nearly two thirds of UK children puzzle their parents with complex science questions, leaving them "frustrated and embarrassed", a report championed b...

The Art of Science

Alan Davey | Posted 20.03.2012 | Home
Alan Davey

Professor Brian Cox said that whenever he saw the prime minister he would ask: "how can we ensure that Britain is the best place to do science?" It's a pertinent question, and one that mirrors the question I'm continually asking government ministers: "how can we ensure Britain is the best place to do the arts?"

LOOK: The Nearest Black Hole To Earth

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK Tech

Spiral galaxy NGC 4151 may not have the snappiest of names, but as this image proves, it sure looks impressive. Using data from the NASA's Chandra...

Out Of This World: Pupils Win Lesson From TV Star

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Pupils at a Yorkshire school will be given a lesson by TV science star Professor Brian Cox, after winning a nationwide competition, which saw them bea...