Angela Saini

Angela Saini is an award-winning British science journalist. Her first book Geek Nation: How Indian Science is Taking Over the World was published by Hodder in 2011, becoming a bestseller in India, and an Independent book of the year. She is now working on her second book, which will be about scientific research on women.

Angela frequently presents science shows on BBC radio and her writing appears in Science, The Guardian and New Scientist.
Between 2012 and 2013 she was a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Sunday 18 October 2015, 14.00 Garden Room


Geek Nation: How Indian Science is Taking Over the World (Hodder & Stoughton, 2011)

Big Data, big danger?

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