Public Lectures - Physics


A Journey to the Centre of the Sun
A Tour of Atmospheric Optics
Antimatter: Why the Anti-world Matters
Atomic Legos: Building and Investigating Quantum Materials One Atom at a Time


Black Hole Blues and Other Songs from Outer Space
Black Holes and Galaxies: A Love-Hate Relationship
Black Holes, the Brightest Objects in the Universe
Black Holes: The End of Time or a New Beginning?
Building Blocks of Matter


Catching Light
Cosmic Clue: Dark Matter Mystery
Cosmic Dawn: The First Star in the Universe


Dark Matter: Detecting Gravity's Hidden Hand
Dark Matter in the Universe


Einstein and the Universe
Einstein's Annus Mirabilis, 1905
Everyday Physics
Expanding Our Horizon: Matter, Space and the Universe
E = mc2


Faster than the Speed of Light - Could the Laws of Physics Change?
From Newtonian Gravity to Einstein's Theory of General Relativity
From Zero to Infinity, and Beyond!


Gamma Ray Bursts
Gravitational-Wave Astronomy
Gravitational Waves


Harnessing Fusion: Creating a Sun on Earth
How Old is the Universe?


Impossibility: The Limits of Science


James Clerk Maxwell


Leonardo, Rapunzel and the Mathematics of Hair
Lightning: Fire from the Sky


Magnetism: An Old Phenomenon with New Surprises
Measure for Measure: Quantum Physics and Reality
Mysteries of Matter at the LHC


Neutrinos: Messengers from a Violent Universe
Newton's Laws
Newton's Laws and Gravity - From the Terrestrial to the Celestial


Particle Astrophysics at the Large Hadron Collider
Particle Physics, Gravity and the Standard Model
Physics Meets Biology
Profiling the Invisible: Quantum Mechanics and the Unseen Universe


Quantum Fields: The Real Building Blocks of the Universe
Quantum Entanglement and Superconductivity
Quantum Lightswitch: A New Direction in Ultrafast Electronics
Quantum Mechanics and Spacetime in the 21st Century
Quantum Mechanics at Microscopic Scales
Quantum Physics and Universal Beauty
Quantum Technologies by David Reilly
Quantum Technologies by Jeremy O'Brien


Revealing the Nature of Dark Matter


Searching for the Quantum Origins of Space and Time
Spacetime Atoms and the Unity of Physics
Spacetime versus the Quantum
Supernovas: Gravity-powered Neutrino Bombs
Synchrotron Radiation: The Light Fantastic


The Astonishing Simplicity of Everything
The Character of Physical Law
The Cosmic Gift of Neutron Stars
The Dark Universe Through Einstein's Lense
The Forces of Nature
The Higgs Boson and the Fate of the Universe
The Higgs Boson Explained
The Long Road to the Higgs Boson and Beyond
The Particle at the End of the Universe
The Quandary of the Quark
The Search for Dark Matter
The Search for New Particles and Forces
The Wonders of Electricity and Magnetism
Theories of Everything


Was Einstein Right?
Waves in Nature: Lasers to Tsunamis and Beyond
We Have a Discovery: The Future of the Higgs Boson
What is Light? What are Radio Waves?
What Makes up the Dark Matter of Our Universe?
Why is Time a One-Way Street?