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Appearance Wednesday 22 January 2014

Beauty and the Brain on Radio 4

Dr Tiffany Jenkins asks what our brains can tell us about art. Can there ever be a recipe for beauty? Or are the great works beyond the powers of neuroscience? READ MORE

In the Media Friday 10 January 2014

Girls can win the war of words. Discuss

Young women should stop trying to ban what offends them, and focus on engaging their opponents in intellectual debate writes Claire Fox in the TES. READ MORE

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