Matthew Cobb

Speaker

Occupation

Professor of Zoology at the University of Manchester

Matthew Cobb is Professor of Zoology at the University of Manchester, where he studies the sense of smell in maggots, and the history of science. He has just published The Idea of the Brain: A History. On Twitter he is @matthewcobb where he gets cross about the lack of Covid-19 testing for NHS staff as well as tweeting pictures of insects and other animals.