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  1. Guido Fawkes: 'How to Break a Super-injunction'

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    Paul Staines (or ‘Guido Fawkes’ to you and me) is a prominent and acidic political blogger who's blog has frequently been voted the most popular independent blog in Britain. He's…

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    • Andrew Shoben: 'A Public Approach to Art'

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      Andrew is a professor of public arts and the founder of Greyworld, a world-renowned artists’ collective creating art in public spaces. His work is all about creating art that holds up a mirror…

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      • Kerstin Rodgers (MsMarmiteLover): 'The Rise of the Supper Club.'

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        Kerstin has been at the forefront of the underground food movement for many years, she's the founder of ‘The Underground Restaurant’ – a supper club, paladare, anti-restaurant,…

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        • Mark Forsyth: An 'Unruly' Look at the English Language.

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          Mark Forsyth is the author of The Etymologicon and writer of The Inky Fool blog. He is obsessed with the origin and meanings of words and his book, rather fittingly, is a circular stroll through the…

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          • Simon Singh: 'Trick or Treatment, Alternative Medicine on Trial'

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            Simon is an author and journalist specialising in science and mathematics. He is the author of Big Bang, a history of cosmology, Fermat’s Last Theorem– the first mathematical book to…

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            • M@ Brown: 'In search of secret London'

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              M@ is Editor of Londonist, a website about London and everything that happens in it. He's a self confessed London obsessive, reaching parts of the capital others can't reach. In this entertaining…

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              • Piff The Magic Dragon 'The Magic Bit'

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                Piff performs a quick act at The Lost Lectures with his sidekick Mr Piffles. (Not really a lecture, but then dragons don't do lectures).

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                • Gordon Young: 'The power of place: comedy and curse.'

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                  Gordon Young is a visual artist who focuses on creating art for the public domain. His work ranges from cursing stones to comedy carpets in places as unrelated as government headquarters to public…

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                  • Régine Debatty. 'The Art of Democracy'

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                    Régine runs the hugely influencial art blog We-Make-Money-Not-Art, that focuses on the intersection between art, science and social issues. In this fantastically insightful talk, she shows how…

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                    • Thomas Thwaites: 'How to build a toaster...from scratch'.

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                      Thomas is a designer who set about making a toaster…from scratch. His journey took him across the planet, mining for metal, deriving plastic from oil and a host of other mind-boggling endeavours. In…

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                      • Tom Williams and Matt Lacey: 'How to make it on YouTube (if you're not a piano playing cat).'

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                        Tom and Matt are the creative brains behind YouTube hits including 'Newport State of Mind' and 'Gap Yah' and many others. In this tongue in cheek performance they discuss how you…

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                        • Prof. Elaine Fox: 'Rainy Brain, Sunny Brain'

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                          Elaine Fox is a professor of cognitive psychology and a leading voice in the study of optimism:)) In this short talk she discusses how our fear systems and reward systems connect with higher centres…

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