The countdown is on to the 2019 BBSRC Innovator of the Year awards and we hear from last years overall winners. Professor Rob Honey from Cardiff University, with his colleague Sabrina Cohen-Hatton from the London Fire Brigade, were recognised for their work in the area of cognitive neuroscience to help keep fire fighters safe.
In this short video they share their experiences of winning Innovator of the Year and explain why researchers should take part.
Throughout 2014 -- BBSRC's 20th anniversary -- BBSRC researchers exhibited the best of British bioscience across the UK. The year-long programme of bioscience communication showcased research to a broad public audience, culminating in the Great British Bioscience Festival on 14-16 November at the Museum Gardens in London's Bethnal Green.
The world is facing a potential crisis in terms of food security. The challenge is to produce and supply enough safe and nutritious food in a sustainable way for a growing global population, which is projected to reach 9Bn by 2050.