Announcement, 2020, "An Evening with Brian" to be held on 8 June 2020, Inter/Micro 2020 Conference, McCrone Research Institute, Chicago, January.
BJF, 2020, Illustrated presentations aboard Seabourn Sojourn, World Cruise, Caribbean Sector:
- How the Caribbean came to be (85-457), Grand Salon, 0945h, 6 January.
- The Secret Life of Robots (85-458), Grand Salon, 1800h, 7 January.
- The Amazon is Nobody's Lung (85-459), Grand Salon, 1100h, 8 January.
- Come Back Plastic, all is Forgiven (85-460), Grand Salon, 1645h, 10 January.
- Bringing Dinosaurs back to Life (85-461), Grand Salon, 1430h, 13 January.
Sailing: Miami, USA - Key West, Florida, USA - Cartagena de Indias, Colombia - Oranjestad, Aruba, Netherlands Antilles
- Kralendijk, Bonaire, Netherlands Antilles - Port Elizabeth, Bequia, St. Vincent and Grenadines - Bridgetown, Barbados.
Fallon, Richard, 2020, Our image of dinosaurs was shaped by Victorian popularity contests, The Conversation online [also: Media Times, Snopes, the University College, London news site, Flipboard, and elsewhere], 31 January.
Other sites include: Scroll, India, 4 February.
BJF, 2019 (published in 2020), Critical Focus No 38: Ten Years and Counting, The Microscope 67 (4): 171-182.
Askeas, 2020, New York Microscopical Society Ernst Abbe award, Eastern Analytical Symposium announcement, 17 February.
BJF, 2020, [featuring in] The Unexplained Files - Spontaneous Human Combustion, Discovery Channel (scheduled for spring).
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 1 - Virus on your Shopping, dur: 4'38", 26 March.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 2 - Virus on your Mail, dur: 3'36", 26 March.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 3 - How do you Catch it? dur: 6'14", 30 March.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 4 - How small is a Virus? dur: 3'07", 3 April.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 5 - Meet the Virus, dur: 5'00", 6 April.
Richard Jacobs, 2020, interview: Research Scientist Brian J. Ford Talks Microbiology, Microbes, and Viruses, Finding Genius podcast, 6 April.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 6 - A Plea to Government, dur: 4'18", 9 April.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 7 - Truth Unmasked, dur: 10'47", 10 April.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 8 - Bronnet to the Rescue! dur: 11'06", 14 April.
BJF, 2020, COVID-19 video No 9 - Cultural Interlude, dur: 3'47", 9 April.
Jeremy Sallis, 2020, live interview with Brian J Ford on VE Day and COVID-19, BBC Cambridgeshire, 7 September.
Ian Hunt, 2020, interviews Brian J Ford on VE Day memories, Gareth Lewis Programme, BBC Wales, 8 May.
Miriam Barker, 2020, online interview recorded on site, Memories of VE Day, BBC Wales.
Announcement, 2020, An Evening with Brian goes online, Chicago: McCrone Research Institute,
Sebastian Sparenga, 2020, An Evening with Brian - How Science Triumphs over Nonscience, [for] Inter/Micro 2020, Chicago, 8 June.
BJF, 2020, An Evening with Brian - How Science Triumphs over Nonscience, original recording, duration: 60 min., Inter/Micro 2020, Chicago: McCrone Research Institute 8 June.
BJF, 2020, Foreword to Idols of the Mind, by Bhakti Madhava Puri, PhD, ISBN 978-1-7349089-5-4. Princeton: Bhakti Vedanta Institute, pp iii-v, June 2020.
Toni MacDonald, 2020, interviews Brian J Ford on covid-19 pandemic, Breakfast with Toni MacDonald, BBC CWR, 30 June.
Phil Upton, 2020, interviews Brian J Ford on covid-19 pandemic, Breakfast with Phil Upton, BBC CWR, 30 June.
BJF, 2020, Critical Focus No 39: Science? What Science? The Microscope 68 (1): 33-45.
[BJF, 2020, Coronavirus Boogie, live performance, 8 July].
Jeremy Sallis, interview with Brian J Ford on treasure hunt to Eastrea, Jeremy Sallis Show, BBC Cambridge.
Curtis Press, 2020, Nonscience Returns, pre-publication p/b limited edition for reviewers, Yarmouth: Curtis Press, July.
Curtis Press, 2020, Nonscience Returns, ISBN 978-0-9934002-5-4 (h/b), ISBN 978-0-9934002-6-1 (ebook), Yarmouth: Curtis Press, August.
Announcement, 2020, Congratulations to Dr Brian J Ford, Twitter: @EASorg, 10 September.
Andrew Easton, 2020, interviews Brian J Ford on covid-19, BBC Hereford and Worcester, 17:10, 21 September.
Report, 2020, Born Again after 50 years, Discovering Whittlesea magazine, 195: 11, 1 October.
BJF, 2020, Image of bacteria, coronaviruses and cells on facemask, front cover illustration for The Microscope, 68 2, cover.
BJF, 2020, Critical Focus No 40: Stop Covid after the Mask, The Microscope, 68 (2): 59-70.
Amazon Books, 2020, Nonscience Returns, ISBN 978-0-9934002-5-4 (h/b), Yarmouth: Curtis Press, 1 October.
Aur Esenbel, 2020, review and interview on Nonscience Returns, The Intricacies and Fantastic Habitual Mnemonic Confabulations of Experts, Daily Squib, 1 October.
Peter Hollands, 2020, review of Nonscience Returns, [on] LinkedIn, 1 October.
Esther Peacock, 2020, review of Nonscience Returns, 'The book is fascinating ... I may have read a somewhat blinkered life without realising it. This book should be read by everyone,' Goodreads online, 1 October.
Timothy Arden, 2020, report and interview on Nonscience Returns, The London Economic, 1 October.
PeakReview, 2020, review of Nonscience Returns: 'This book should be read by everybody,' Amazon Books site, 1 October.
Dr Mike Sutton, 2020, Review of Nonscience Returns [reprint of review of 1 October, supra) The Daily Journalist online, 3 October.
Peter Hollands, 2020, review of Nonscience Returns: 'This is by far the most entertaining, incisive and satirical book I have ever read about science,' Amazon Books site, 4 October.
Ofah, 2020, review of Nonscience Returns: 'This is a fascinating, amusing, and brilliant book,' Amazon Books site, 5 October.
Pat Sissons, 2020, interviews Brian J Ford on
: 'Really fascinating!' BBC Radio Solent, 1020-1028h, 5 October.
Rijkert Knoppers, 2020, Wetenschappelijk jargon doorgeprikt, (review of Nonscience rweturns) in Dutch, De Leeslub van Alles ('Readng Club for Everythng'), 5 October.
Dr Mike Sutton, 2020, The Royal Society has deliberately Plagiarised important Research, The Daily Journalist online, 17 October (see also screen grab).
Samuele Lilliu, 2020, Nonscience, or How to Rule the World, interview with Brian J Ford, dur: 1 hr 35 mins, Cambridge: Bullaki Productions, 17 October.
Katrina Wesencraft, 2020, review of Nonscience Returns, 'I laughed out loud. I haven't read any popular science books that are as funny,' katrinawesencraft online review, 28 October (see also: orginal post).
Samuele Lilliu, 2020, Nonscience Returns podcast, dur: 1 hr 35 mins, Spotify, 29 October.
BJF, 2020, Nonscience Returns - you can get away with anything on TV, Laboratory News, (see also: screen grab). online, 2 November.
Report, 2020, Current Abbe Awardee, New York Microscopical Society site, 2 November.
Report, 2020, Brian J. Ford Receives the New York Microscopical Society Ernst Abbe Award, Chromatography, 3 November (see also screen grab).
BJF, 2020, Robert Brown's Microscope, 1827-1833, [in] 50 Objects, Stories and Discoveries, London: Linnean Society, 5 November.
Sarah Lawton, 2020, Nonscience Returns in prize draw, Laboratory News: 14, 10 November.
Report, 2020, Brian J. Ford Receives the New York Microscopical Society Ernst Abbe Award Spectroscopy online, 11 November.
Anouncement, 2020, RMS Hon Fellow receives lifetime award from New York Microscopical Society, Oxford: Royal Microscopical Society website, 17 November.
BJF, 2020, The Lion, the Witch, and the Microscope, awardee's presentation to New York Microscopical Society, 30 mins duration, EAS online symposium, 17 November.
Palenik, Christopher; Brian J Ford; John Reffner, Rich Brown (and others), Presentation ceremony, New York Microscopical Society, 17 Novembver.
Retweet, 2020, Congratulations to Brian Ford, LCGC (Liquid & Gas Chronatography), Twitter: 17 November.
Carol Vorderman, 2020, A great book ... by the ever lively and fascinating Brian J Ford, Twitter: 19 November.
Wal Thornhill, 2020, Nonscience Returns review, [in] The Thunderolts Project website, 22 November.
James Fellows, 2020, Trump's Indifference amounts to Negligent Homicide, (includes Wordery promotion for Nonscience Returns) [in] The Atlantic, 20 November.
BJF, 2020, Coronavirus contact transmission - answering a neglected hazard, Rapid Response [in] British Medical Journal bmj.m4358/rr-2, 23 November (see also screen grab).
BJF, 2020, [cited in] Astonishing facts about Adolf Hitler, extracts in Unknown Facts series, November.
BJF, 2020, Malign Mechanicals and the Denied Reality of the Sentient Cell, online address as Guest of Honour [for] 8th International Conference, Science and Scientist 2020, Understanding the Subject/Object, Mind/Body Unity, Bhakti Vedanta Institute of Spiritual Culture and Science, Princeton, New Jersey, 20 December.
BJF, 2020, Critical Focus No 41, Forgotten Women Who Lit the Way The Microscope 68 3/4: 139-150.
Matthews, Brendan (2020) documentary with Brian J Ford on spontaneous human combustion, Peninsula Television (in production for December).