Legendary rock band Queen's guitarist Brian May, also an astrophysicist, is also taking part in the event along with English Nobel Prize-winning chemist Harry Kroto
and German composer and record producer Hans Zimmer.
A list of 47 previous winners of the Royal Society of Chemistry's Awards have gone on to win Nobel Prizes for their pioneering work, including Harry Kroto
, Fred Sanger and Linus Pauling.
Editor Harry Kroto
presents readers with a collection of academic essays providing differing perspectives of many of the scientists that made significant contributions to the discovery of the element buckminsterfullerene.
Sir Harry Kroto
had been doing a lot of work on the Vega Science Trust, recording videos for the BBC, and so on.
The letter, devised by chemist Sir Harry Kroto
and the 74-year-old English actor and signed by leading figures including novelist JM Coetzee indicates that many senior members of the international scientific community shows solidarity with politicians, artists, sports people and many others who have already expressed their abhorrence for the Russian law against its gay citizens, the BBC reported.
In a letter coordinated by pressure group Scientists for Global Responsibility (SGR), the scientists, including Nobel Prize winner Sir Harry Kroto
and former Royal Society president Sir Michael Atiyah, said: "World-class research is under threat while the government continues to fund the multibillion pound research programme at the AWE.
Eradicating the tsetse fly - scientists at the University of Greenwich have been working to eradicate the tsetse fly from Africa through the use of an artificial cow, which attracts the fly and kills it through insecticides 9= Stem cells - Research by Martin Evans led to the discovery of embryonic stem cells, which have the potential to grow into the different cells that make up the body 9= Microscopic footballs - Harry Kroto
at the University of Sussex, and his US collaborators, revealed that carbon can exist as tiny spherical molecules
Joint 9th- Microscopic footballs - Harry Kroto
at the University of Sussex, and his US collaborators, revealed that carbon can exist as tiny spherical molecules.
Dr Harry Kroto
from Florida State University, linked 27 conflicts in the world with religious differences.
, Nobel laureate, Florida State University; Dr.
Nobel chemist Sir Harry Kroto
used Meccano to work out the shape of the Carbon 60 molecule, and says that the decline in popularity of Meccano has been "a disaster for the education of our young engineers and scientists.
Sir Harry Kroto
gave the first of these inspiring presentations with his opening lecture.