Ben Pilkington

Ben Pilkington

Feature Writer

B.A. (Hons) English Language and Literature, M.St. English Language and Literature

Ben Pilkington is a freelance writer, editor, and proofreader with a master’s degree in English literature from the University of Oxford. He is committed to clear and engaging written communication and enjoys telling complex, technical stories in a relevant and understandable way.

An avid consumer of the latest science and technology developments, and an enthusiastic lifelong learner, Ben likes to share the fascinating news coming from these fields with a wide and varied audience.

Prior to his freelance career, Ben used his passion for science and technology to inspire and enable young people and adults in deprived areas in the UK to pursue STEM and tech in their education, their career and their own enterprises. Project managing coding competitions, skills courses and education policy in a local government setting, Ben helped disadvantaged people to unlock their potential and lead rewarding and interesting lives.

Ben is happiest on a bicycle, loves sleeping in a tent or under the stars, and can’t function properly without coffee.

Articles from Ben

New Nanoscale Discovery Could Prevent Overheating in Next Generation Tiny Devices

What are Nanosatellites?

Sila Nanotechnologies: A Next-Gen Lithium-Ion Battery Solution

Charging Pacemakers with the Heartbeat Using Nanotechnology

Shedding Light on Perovskite Nanocrystal Properties

Developing a Nanocoating for Effective Microplastic Degradation

Heating up Graphene to Study Ice Formation

Introducing an Aluminum-Ion Battery that Charges 60 Times Faster than Lithium-Ion

How Graphene-Based Self-Cleaning Filters Could Benefit the Aerospace Industry

Exoid: Izon Science's Next-Generation Nanoparticle Measurement Technology