Science and Society Event – National Science Learning Centre

On 19th November the National Science Learning Centre hosted an evening on Science and Society, Reach-out and Public Engagement at the University of York. Kathy Sykes, Professor of Sciences and Society at the University of Bristol and well known science broadcaster was the guest speaker. Me, Myself and MRI helped to represent the public engagement […]

New distributed show

Whilst we wait to confirm some new venues, the exhibition is being hosted by three of the project partners: Apollo Creative, York Neuroimaging Centre and Archbishop Holgate’s School. York Neuroimaging Centre has headphones to allow people to listen to the audio soundtrack without disturbing users of the computer room. The interpretation pod (kindly on loan […]

What goes on inside the head of a kick-boxer?

Me, Myself and MRI is the cover feature on the March 2009 edition of the University of York magazine: http://www.york.ac.uk/admin/presspr/magazine/marchmag09.pdf

Refresher session at YNIC

Today the group visited the York Neuro-Imaging Centre (YNIC) again for a refresher on MRI scanners and the OSIRIX software. Sam presented an accelerated presentation on both MRI and MEG machines at the centre and then we managed to sneak a look at the MRI machine again between scans. There seemed to be a lot […]

York Festival of Science & Technology

The York Festival runs from the 7th to the 16th March in and around York. The York Neuroimaging Centre (YNiC) is holding an open day, so if you fancy a return trip or want to send your family to have a look now would be the ideal time. Wednesday 12th MarchYNiC, The Biocentre, York Science […]

YNIC Presentation

Here is a link to the presentation made by Sam on the MRI scanner:YNIC Presentation Right-click and select ‘Save Target As…’ The file is about 8MB in size.

Session at YNiC

Today we had our introductory session at YNiC – thanks to Sam and colleagues for doing such a good job with the presentation and demos. We also handed out a short question sheet on what was covered today. Some of the answers will be used to provide supporting information for the exhibition when it opens. […]