Public and Media

We have a strong track record of engaging with the public about our research findings and their implications.

Alice has provided guidance and educational content for a freely available educational website providing tips to help sleep in babies and young children. The website is partially supported by Johnson and Johnson, but they do not have any influence over content and do not advertise on it.

In addition, she has written a popular science book on sleep – NODDING OFF: THE SCIENCE OF SLEEP FROM CRADLE TO GRAVE (published by Bloomsbury June 2018). Order at

She is co-writing a anthology of children’s stories THE SLEEPY PEBBLE AND OTHER STORIES (to be published by NOBROW in due course).

She is also a member of the Q and A panel of experts for BBC Focus magazine.

Alice has also contributed to The Guardian, Thrive Global, The Conversation as well as numerous other outlets.

Michael has spoken at Latitude Festival, Also Festival, Foyles Festival, Wellcome Collection and several other major public events. He has written for Scientific American and AEON magazine. He has also worked closely with several media outlets including BBC, NPR, Wired, Guardian, New York Times, Scientific American, NewScientist, Sky TV, and several other international media sources.