Wilson, Jill, 2011, Brian J Ford micrograph with Robert Brown's microscope as picture for September, Royal Microscopical Society 2011 Calendar, January.
BJF, 2011, reviews Samuel Fallours, Facsimile of Tropical Fishes of the East Indies, Cologne: Raschen, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society (in press).
BJF, 2011, reviews The Quest for the Invisible - Microscopy in the Enlightenment, by Marc. J Radcliffe, ISBN 978-0-7546-6150-4, xii + 315 pp, Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate Publishing, Biologist (in press).
BJF, 2011, reviews The World of Carolus Clusius: Natural History in the Making, 1550-1610 by Florike Egmond. ISBN-10: 1848930089, ISBN-13: 978-1848930087, 312 pages, London: Pickering & Chatto Ltd, Biologist (in press).
BJF, 2010-2011, Lectures aboard Fred Olsen Cruise Line, M/S Balmoral 'Canary Islands Christmas' cruise:
Sailing: Southampton, UK - Lisbon, Portugal - Arrecife, Lanzarote - Puerto del Rosario, Fuerteventura - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands - Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands - Santa Cruz de la Palma, Canary Islands - Funchal, Madeira - Southampton, UK.
- Mystery of the Christmas Snowflake, Neptune Lounge, 1100h, 22 December.
- A Scientist looks at Christmas, Neptune Lounge, 1500h, 24 December.
- Danger - Expert at Large, Neptune Lounge, 1500h, 1 January 2011.
- The Secret Language of Life, Neptune Lounge, 1100h, 3 January 2011
- You Choose the Subject:
1. Creationism -v- evolutionNeptune Lounge, 1000h, 4 January 2011.
2. Religion: a force for good?
3. Sunspot cycle
4. Could we exist without chemicals?
5. Space travel and extraterrestrial life
6. The periodic table
7. Power of placebo, faith healing, etc
8. Is global warming man-made
21 December 2010 - 5 January 2011.
Austin, Natasha, 2011, Eastrea Trust announces Junior Trainees (with photograph of Tegan Green and George Nutt), Discovering Whittlesey magazine: 7, January.
Fukuoka, Shinichi, 2011, Japanese interview with Brian J Ford about Leeuwenhoek (with colour pictures), ANA Magazine, Tokyo, Japan: 114-116, February. [PDF files available: page 1, page 2].
BJF, 2001, interviewed on Leeuwenhoek by Tony Hill [in] Genius Unrecognised, producer Peter Everett, BBC Radio Four, 1445-1500h, 27 February [interview commences at 4'50"]. See also extract of programme with Brian J Ford on Soundcloud site.
BJF, 2010, Critical Focus (4): The good guide to bad lectures, The Microscope 58 (4): 167-172.
BJF, 2011, reviews Hemlut Schnelle, 2010, Language in the Brain, The Biologist, 58 (1): 41, March.
BJF, 2011, The Clarity of Images from Early Single-Lens Microscopes Captured on Video, Microscopy and Analysis 25 (2): 15-17, March.
Ball, Philip, 2011, Early lenses offered clear images, Nature online, 4 March. [See also: slideshow from Nature News.
Reville, Matthew, Anyone can take Mensa's test [with colour photo of Brian J Ford], Peterborough Evening Telegraph, 14 April.
BJF, 2011, Lectures aboard Cunard, MS Queen Victoria 'Gallic overture' voyage,
- GM crops - Looking for the Truth [extemporised talk due to technical failure], Royal Court Theatre, 1100-1145h, 23 May.
- You Choose the Subject, [extemporised talk due to technical failure], Queen's Room, 1215-1300h, 26 May, followed by book signing, 1500-1530h
- Ingenious Microbes, [extract of presentation for passengers] with book signing, 1600-1645h, 28 May.
See also: reports in Cunard Daily programme, 23 May, 26 May- item on 'Wake up with Keith' TV show, 26 May.
Sailing: Southampton, UK, Dublin, Ireland- Cobh (for Cork), Ireland- Bilbao, Spain- Brest, France- Southampton, UK.
Grandpierre, Attila, 2011, cites Brian J Ford's 'Are Cells Intelligent', q.v., [in] Fundamental Complexity Measures of Life, Cornell University, May.
Dickens, Sarah, 2011, interviews Brian J Ford on E coli outbreak in cucumbers, Good Evening Wales programme, BBC Wales, 1745-50, 31 May.
Chanery, J. V., 2011, [quotes Brian J Ford in] The Future of Food, Focus magazine, 229: 44-49, June.
Announcement, 2011, Brian J Ford 'Genius of the Cell' lecture, Irish Examiner, Feelgood, What's On, 3 June.
BJF, 2010, Critical Focus (5): The Leeuwenhoek specimens, The Microscope 59 (1): 11-19.
Announcement, 2011, Brian J Ford Genius of the Cell lecture, Irish Times, Health Plus, 6 June.
Thompson, Sylvia, 2011, Brian J Ford Genius of the Cell lecture, www.irishtimes.com, Online Health Board, 7 June.
Announcement, 2011, Brian J Ford Genius of the Cell lecture, Irish Medical News, Events, 7 June.
BJF, 2011, Outreach public lecture: The Genius of the Cell, Royal Cololege of Surgeons of Dublin, 1900-200h, 8 June.
Report, 2011, on Brian J Ford Genius of the Cell lecture, Morning News Bulletin, Newstalk, 8 June.
Ryan, Clem, 2011, intervews Brian J Ford on Genius of the Cell lecture, Kildare Today, Kildare FM (live interview) 0945-1000h, 9 June.
O'Connell, Muireann, 2011, intervews Brian J Ford on Genius of the Cell lecture, Feedback, Phantom FM (pre-recorded), 1015-1030h, 9 June.
Duke, Seán, 2011, intervews Brian J Ford on Genius of the Cell lecture, Science Spinning, Dublin City FM (live interview), 1530-1545h, 9 June.
BJF, 2011, Intelligent Living Cell, Cheltenham Science Festival, Town hall, Cheltenham, 1800-1900h, 12 June.
Collins, Richard, 2011, Titanic can't steel itself against germs (reports Brian J Ford's Genius of the Cell lecture), Irish Examiner, 20 June.
BJF, 2001, Presentations at Inter/Micro 2011:
- (In memoriam, Lucy McCrone, 1930-1935h, 19 July)
- An Evening with Brian: Microbe Meals, 1900-2000h, 20 July.
- Blood Through the Ages, 1500-1530h, 21 July.
- Illegal Coinage, 1130-1200h, 22 July.
McCrone Research Insritute, Chicago.
BJF, 2011, New theory on Human Origins, Laboratory News: 24-25, July [see also front page promotion].
Prime, Philip, 2011, Questioning Evolution, Leader column on Brian J Ford 'origins of humankind' theory (q.v.), Laboratory News, July.
BJF, 2011, [new edition in simplified Chinese] Sensitive Souls, Senses and Communuication in Plants, Animals and Microbes, ISBN 978-7-300-13877-0, People's Republic of China, Renmin University Press, July.
Report, 2011, New Chinese edition of Sensitive Souls on books.com, August.
Report, 2011, New Chinese edition of Sensitive souls on Baike Baidu site, August.
Report, 2011, New Chinese edition Sensitive Souls on Yahoo Taiwan site, August.
Report, 2011, New Chinese edition Sensitive Souls on Islam Books, August.
Report, 2011, New Chinese edition Sensitive Souls on Danddang site, August.
Report, 2011, New Chinese edition Sensitive Souls on Sino Books, August.
[NOTE: other 3,000 web sites reference this title by September 2011].
BJF, 2011, Critical Focus (6): Cultured meat - food for the future, The Microscope 59 (2): 73-81.
BJF, 2011, Secret Weapons, Technology, Science and the Race to win WWII, 288 pp, ISBN 978 1 84908 390 4, Oxford, Osprey Publishing.
Gaskell, Simon, 2011, On mein Gott, it's her Hitler! Wales on Sunday: 18-19, 14 August.
Adams, Stephen, 2011, How the Allies planned to make Adolf Hitler as nice as his sister, Daily Telegraph: 11, 15 August.
Sims, Paul, 2011, Her Hitler! Daily Mail: 24, 15 August.
Report, 2011, Wartime food plot to create Her Hitler, The Sun: 27, 15 August.
Smith, Richard, 2011, Her Hitler, plot to give female sex hormone to the Fuhrer, Daily Mirror: 22, 15 August.
See also - international news reports on forthcoming book (selection listed):
Newslight report. - The Sun England. - Daily Mail London. - Daily Telegraph London. - Hindustan Times report. - Time News Feed. - Haaretz news report. - Hitler ... une femme? I Buzz You, France. - Jerusalem Post article. - Tonight South Africa. - NDTV India. - The Mirror London. - Herald Sun Australia. - Ghost Theory site. - ABC Melbourne Australia. - Shalom Life feature. - Joe Site Ireland. - News Max report. - International Business Times article. - Metro newspaper. - Science 2.0 Blog. - Bulgaria News. - Digital Journal report. - Newser web page. - Media-ite story. - Nine MSN Australia. - Just Out Oregon. - Zee News India. - Female First magazine. - Intelnews Expert News. - Jezebel story. - Courier Mail Australia. - Emirates 24/7. - 3-News New Zealand. - Sexis magazine. - Nguoi lao dong Vietnam. - Israeli magazine London. - Village Voice New York. - New American magazine. - The Week London. - RP Online Germany. - OE-24 Austria. - The Express Belgium. - Le Monde Paris. - Sueddeutsche Germany. - D-News Germany. - Blick Switzerland. - Basler Zeitung Switzerland. - RTBF Info Belgium. - Red Ice Creations. - Gentside France. - News-247 Athens, Greece. - Wales Online Cardiff. - De Telegraf Netherlands. - NU Netherlands. - Gouden 11 Belgium. - AD.NL Netherlands. - De Pers Netherlands. - Spits Nieuws Netherlands. - Der Standard Austria. - Tempo Internasional Indonesia. - AM-730 Hong Kong. - Novinky Czech Republic. - Expansion Spain. - Le Matin France. - Le Post France. - 20 Minutes Switzerland. - Tribune Geneva. - Corriere della Sera Italy. - Gandul Info Bulgaria. - Cotidianul Romania. - Externe Jurnalul Romania. - Sina News Hong Kong. - Big Five China. - Sin Chew Daily Malaysia. - The Liberty Times Taiwan. - Xin Hua Net China. - HKCD Hong Kong. - China Broadcast China. - China Times China. - Ziuaveche Romania. - Realitatea Romania. - Novice Dnevnik Slovenia. - Epoch Times (in Chinese), Australia. - VN Express Vietnam. - Nyhederne Denmark. - Actualitate Romania. - Israland Russia. - Fakt Poland. - Virgula Brazil. - Uniuon Jack United States. - Springfield News Florida. - Daily Record Scotland. - Newsy Type United States. - Prison Planet feature. - Facepunch blog. - Yahoo News. - All Bangla Newspaper Bangladesh. - Plain Truth magazine. - Korea Herald Seoul, Korea. - Women's Views blog site. - Perth Now Australia. - LIS Trends Blog. - Mother Jones site - Digital Journal- UK Debate forum. - News Time India. - Into Bolivian Bolivia. - TNT Magazine. - The Times of India. - Daily Post Wales, UK. - Story-Balloon site. - Neatorama Blog.- Canada.com on-line.
BJF, 2011, Interviewed on Secret Weapons in The Other One Show, BBC Three Counties Radio, 15 August.
Guru-Murthy, Krishnan, 2011, interviews Brian J Ford on Secret Weapons book, National News, Channel Four Television, 15 August.
Hartman, Christina, 2011, TV report on Secret Weapons book, Huffington Post, 15 August 2011.
Report, 2011, Women's hormones for Hitler, News Room program, CNN Television, 15 August.
Report, 2011, Secret Weapons book on Brazilian National TV, 16 August.
[NOTE: Other broadcast interviews for Australia, Ireland, USA, and British networks, not listed].
Report, 2011, on Secret Weapons book, Community Bloggers, 16 August.
Ortega, Javier, 2011, Report and review of Secret Weapons book, The Power News Blog, 17 August.
Report, 2011, Bizarre plot against Adolf Hitler, World One News, CNN Television, 17 August.
O'Shaughnessy, Gillian, 2011, Report on Secret Weapons book, Afternoons programme, ABC Perth, Australia, 18 August.
Report, 2011, on Secret Weapons book, National News, France 2 National Television, 19 August.
Reports, 2011, Blogs on Secret Weapons book, Regator 'only the best blogs' site, 20 August.
Review, 2011, Secret Weapons [in] Publishers Weekly, 22 August.
[NOTE: Over 70,000 web sites referenced the full book title by 1 September 2011].
Report, 2011, Local author's latest book unveiled, Discovering Whittlesea: 11, September.
Connolley, Shaun, 2011, Zanier than a WWII plot, Irish Examiner, 8 September.
Report, 2011, £50,000 cash injection for Eastrea's new village centre, Cambs Times, 8 September.
Report, 2011, £50,000 cash injection for Eastrea's new village centre, Wisbech Standard, 9 September.
McBurnie, John, 2011, Beware of those bats with bombs, The Weekly News: 7, 17 September.
Review, 2011, Secret Weapons book [on] arrse.co.uk site.
[NOTE: oVer a quarter-million web sites now refer to the Secret Weapons book].
Ward, Albert, 2011, publication of Leeuwenhoek page in Bulgarian, 26 September.
Pearson, Mark, 2011, New book reveals bizarre side to World War Two (with colour picture), Peterborough Evening Telegraph: 23, 28 September.
O'Connell, Claire, 2011, Through a glass brightly, Irish Times Innovation magazine: 38, 30 September.
BJF, 2011, Lectures aboard Cruise & Maritime, M/S Marco Polo 'Baltic Cities and St Petersburg' Cruise.
- The Allies: Secret Weapons of War, Marco Polo Lounge, 1500-1600h, 30 September.
- Tomorrow's Food Secrets, Marco Polo Lounge, 1100-1200h, 3 October.
- Germany: Secret Weapons of War, Marco Polo Lounge, 1030-1115h, 6 October.
- The Secret Language of Life, Marco Polo Lounge, 1515-1600h, 8 October.
- You Choose the Topic:
- Spiritualism and mediums (media?)
- What future for coal?
- Other energy sources we've not thought of?
- Ragwort ... ?
- Implications of neutrinos moving faster than light?
- Why continue with space exploration?
- From what did the first cells evolve?
- Is global warming real?
- Why does the common cold lead to chest infections?
- Did design or chance direct evolution?
- Arthritis theories - caused by food, etc?
- Social effects of gender selection for children?
- Could stem cells replenish the damaged retina?
[in] Marco Polo Lounge, 1400-1450h, 9 October.
Sailing: London, Tilbury - Copenhagen, Denmark - Warnemünde, Germany - Tallinn, Estonia - St Petersburg, Russia - Helsinki, Finland - Stockholm, Sweden - Holtenau, Germany - Kiel Canal - Brunsbüttel, Germany - London, Tilbury.
29 September - 10 October 2011.
BJF, 2011, What about the next 40 years? [with colour photo], Laboratory News: 24, October.
Shiels, Natasha, 2011, Eastrea Centre celebrates new cash injection [with colour photo of the Trust], Discovering Whittesea, 87: 35, October.
Higgibotham, Emma, 2011, The author who wants his book banned, Cambridge News: 18, 13 October (open in Adobe Reader, select view\page display\two page view. Alternatively, open as two-page image in JPG format).
Beaumont, Rachel, 2011, Announcement of Meat, the Secret Story of our Greatest Addiction,, [in] Book Catalogue, Oxford: Oneworld Books, October.
BJF, 2011, Impact of Cultured Meat on Global Agriculture, World Agriculture: 43-46, Autumn edition.
BJF, 2011, Presidential Lecture: Secret Science of World War Two, Cambridge Society for the Application of Research, Churchill College, University of Cambridge: 1900h, 17 October (See also announcement on the Cambridge University Lectures site).
[NOTE: Over half a million web sites now refer to the Secret Weapons book].
BJF, 2011, Are Humans Supposed to eat Meat? Inaugural evening lecture, Vegetarian Society, Graham Wallas Room, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London: 20 October (in preparation). Also see on LSE Students' site.
BJF, 2011, The Biochemistry of Autumn - Why Plants Shed their Leaves, Chemical Society, Pfizer Lecture Theatre, Dept of Chemistry, University of Cambridge: 1900-1800h, 27 October.
BJF, 2011, Critical Focus column: Darwin, the Microscopist who Didn't Discover Evolution, The Microscope 59 (3): 129-137, November.
BJF, 2011, Solving the Mystery of Spontaneous Human Combustion, Laboratory News: 22-23, November. [High-resolution download: Page 1 and Page 2].
BJF, 2011, Secret Weapons of World War II, presentation to Polynous, Trinity College, university of Cambridge, 1045-1145h, 17 November.
BJF, 2011, Secret Weapons of World War II, Lecture for Celebrity Speaker Day, National Army Museum, Chelsea, London, 1445-1545h, 19 November.
[NOTE: Over 682,000 web sites refer to the Secret Weapons book in December 2011].