The London Institute is committed to a new way to fund and organize research, and the press is taking note. As well as the Institute as a whole, the media has publicized many of our research papers, making our scientific insights available to a broader audience.

  • the times

    Is free will a mathematical problem? How about immortality? Or the quest for AI? The Times reports on our 23 Mathematical Challenges.


    As we emerge from the biggest remote-working experiment in history, we reveal the fundamental reason why office work will win.


    As the government creates its Advanced Research & Invention Agency, it could learn from the exceptional history of the Royal Institution.

  • Science in Parliament

    If the government wants a broader ecosystem of scientific research organisations, it needs to support non-university science. Here’s how.


    In an interview with Thomas Fink, Sir Roger Penrose talks about his Nobel Prize, the beauty of physics—and why AI is nothing to fear.


    From Newton to Penrose, Britain has always excelled at theoretical science — so why doesn't the government do more to support it?


    Forbes explains how the London Institute, working with the biologists at Bit.Bio, may revolutionise our understanding of human life.

  • the times

    The Times welcomes the collaboration between London Institute mathematicians and the biologists at Bit.Bio to crack cell reprogramming.

  • Verdict

    Verdict reports on the collaboration between the London Institute and cell coding company Bit.Bio to decode the operating system of life.

  • The Spectator

    The London Institute talks about the power and importance of curiosity-driven science — and the role of storytelling in communicating it.


    In The Spectator, the London Institute talks about the value of basic science and what the British government should do to promote it.

  • Harvard Business Review

    Complexity may be hard to unpick, without being inherently bad. Ensure the benefits of any addition to company systems outweigh its costs.

  • Science|Business

    In today’s Science|Business, the London Institute welcomes the prospect of a UK DARPA and calls for shorter turn-around times for funding.

  • Open Access Government

    In Open Access Government, the London Institute argues that Britain’s record of scientific leadership will continue regardless of Brexit.

  • Times Higher Education

    In the Times Higher Education magazine, the London Institute contends that “We need to challenge the university monopoly on research”.

  • High Life

    British Airways’ inflight magazine runs a three-page profile of the London Institute, its founder and its new approach to doing science.

  • Scientific American

    Quirky and apparently mysterious, innovation is critical to sustained economic growth—and mathematics can help us understand how it works.

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