Alzheimers & amyloid plaque (far left) made by Shiplake Womens' Institute. Detail from the molecular structure panel (below), made by Langford Village Womens Institute. Design by Anne Griffiths. Panels photographed by Andrew Brookes. Design for life will be shown at the Royal Society Summer Exhibition.
Carrying my trusty copy of the
Encyclopaedia of Physics, edited by Rita G. Lerner and George L. Trigg - and how I wish I had known of the existence of a tome like
this when I was an undergraduate - I trundled across the middle of England from Yorkshire to Didcot. My destination: the Diamond Synchrotron Research