Top researchers recognised ahead of British Science Festival

The winners of our prestigious Award Lectures for 2018 have been announced. Seven top UK researchers have been recognised for their innovative work and engaging communication skills, following a competitive selection process.Read more

Full programme revealed for British Science Festival 2018

From robotics and the end of the universe, to climate change, spoken word and UV Yoga… Hull and the Humber will come alive with science this SeptemberRead more

Scientific Section Presidents named for 2018

Today, we announced the list of Scientific Section Presidents for 2018. Made up of science professionals, the Sections advise the BSA on the British Science Festival programme and provide regular updates from their specialist field.Read more

Tickets on sale: Run to the Deep live

Tickets are now available for our exclusive, sunset Run to the Deep 10k race in Hyde Park; the only race that takes you on a virtual adventure from the ocean surface to its deepest known depthsRead more

Professor Jim Al-Khalili announced as BSA President-Elect

The British Science Association (BSA) has announced that physicist and broadcaster Professor Jim Al-Khalili is to be its next President, taking up the role in September.Read more

The British Science Festival Community Grants are now open

For the second year running, we're offering community grants to local community groups and organisations who want to get involved in the British Science Festival.Read more

Revolutionising people's relationship with science

We're going to transform the diversity, identity and inclusivity of science for millions of people. Here's howRead more

BSA launches crowdfunding campaign

We're crowdfunding to re-open our popular Run to the Deep app and hold a live 10k race event on World Oceans Day in June.Read more

British Science Week lifts lid on recycling misconceptions

New research for British Science Week shows that Brits are more aware than ever of how recycling can help the planet. However, the majority are putting out contaminated recycling due to common misunderstandings, which is doing more harm than good.Read more

Supporting parents and families to enjoy science as part of everyday life

The BSA has partnered with 3M to produce a top tips publication for parents, to signpost them to engaging and enjoyable activities to do with their children.Read more

Top 10 items washing up on UK beaches revealed for British Science Week

This snap shot highlights the big offenders in plastic pollution. We're calling on the public to join in beach clean from their sofa this British Science Week with The Plastic TideRead more

Introducing...our new online shop

We're thrilled to bring you our new online shop - a first for us. Browse our current stock of British Science Week marketing resources and watch this space for products in the future!Read more