A guide to using the best evidence to find respite in the modern word. We’ve started to take sleep more seriously, but do we get enough rest?
Saturday 14th September 2019
Talk on Mind over Money at the How To Academy’s How to Change your Life Festival
Claudia will be speaking about the psychology of money at the day-long event at the Royal Geographical Society in London.More info & tickets here
Wednesday 19th June 2019
New documentary – Vaccination: the Global Picture, BBC World Service
Why have a minority of parents become reluctant to get their children vaccinated in various parts of the world? And with a resurgence of cases of measles, which psychological approaches might give people the confidence to vaccinate? You can listen here
The Science of Afternoon Tea - come and hear why tea matters with Claudia, chemist Andrea Sella and materials scientist Mark Miodownik. And the best bit is that while you listen you get to eat a cream tea.
Friday 7th June 2019
Cheltenham Science Festival
Come to see All in the Mind recorded at Cheltenham Science Festival. I'll be joined by a panel of guests include BBC Breakfast's Louise Minchin to discuss how to get motivated, and how not to procrastinate.
Monday 3rd June 2019
Does Reading Make You a Better Person?
Many claims have been made for the beneficial effects of reading fiction, from an increase in volunteering and charitable giving to the tendency to vote – and even with the gradual decrease in violence over the centuries. Can this be true? Check out my latest column for BBC Future.