Media Engagement

5 February 2015: Charles Spence was awarded the 2015 Popular Science & Popular Mathematics book of the year award from PROSE for ‘The Perfect Meal: The Multisensory Science of Food and Dining’, written in collaboration with Betina Piqueras-Fiszman and published in 2014 by Wiley-Blackwell [Read more here.]

February 2015: Fiona Macpherson contributes to the 15-minute features programme on BBC Radio 4, ‘An Image of Sound’, talking about cross-modal connections between the senses (more details to follow)

7 December 2014: Fiona Macpherson talks on CBC Radio programme Spark with Nora Young on hearing colour as part of the episode ‘Rewiring our senses’ [listen to podcast, at 38.22 mins]

22 November 2014: Ophelia Deroy and Merle Fairhurst contribute to a study on perception-skewing published in The New Scientist [Read the article here.]

21 November 2014: Merle Fairhurst talks about the Hidden Senses event (part of the Being Human Festival 2014) on Monocle Radio’s programme The Monocle Weekly

12 June 2014: Merle Fairhurst contributes a blog post to Universities Week, running 9-15 June [Read all about it here.]

10 February 2014: Colin Blakemore is interviewed on BBC Radio 4’s programme ‘Start the Week’. In addition to discussing his work for the BAFTA-nominated film ‘Tim’s Vermeer’, he also talked about Rethinking the Senses. [Listen here (at 19.30 mins)]

2013: Fiona Macpherson on Hallucination, a Philosophy Bites podcast [listen to podcast]