Pioneering the dog bearding movement

In this hilarious talk, Vikki Stone describes the hardships of the scientific process she went through to pioneer the dog-bearding movement. Then she gives a lesson to CERN scientists on how they could have better communicated the discovery of the Higgs Boson, through narrative and that underappreciated instrument of 80s rock and roll, the keytar.

Vikki Stone

Vikki Stone is a British comedian and composer, best known for her comedy songs. She has appeared in many TV and radio shows as an actress and comedian, and has written original music for many TV shows. Vikki's most recent commission is a comedy choral piece for 750 singers that will receive its premiere at the Royal Albert Hall in 2016. Earlier this year, Vikki was made Associate of The Royal Academy of Music for her work in music and comedy.

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