After Farzana Haque attended a Trinity residential she was determined to apply to Cambridge. 'I’m absolutely over the moon to be going to Trinity College in October! It just feels so surreal!' she said.
Nobel Laureate Venki Ramakrishnan is President of the Royal Society, a Fellow of Trinity, a Group Leader at the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge - and a successful author. His first book, Gene Machine - about the race to decipher the structure of the ribsosome - received rave reviews. Here Dr Ramakrishnan talks about his inspiration for writing a popular science book, his aims as Royal Society President, and still feeling like an outsider.