The 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURES series 'Supercharged: Fuelling the Future', will explore one of humankind's biggest challenges: how to generate and store energy. It will be presented by Saiful Islam, Professor of Materials Chemistry at the University of Bath. The Foundation and the Royal Institution (Ri), have come together to launch a year-long programme of innovative and creative public engagement activities inspired by the world-famous CHRISTMAS LECTURES. Thanks to the Foundation’s generosity, the Ri's 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURES will reach millions of young people, their families and their teachers from across the UK and beyond. The 2016 CHRISTMAS LECTURES are produced by Windfall Films for BBC Four. The three part series will be broadcast on 26, 27 and 28 December at 20.00 GMT. For more details > see our news item and the Ri website page about the event > http://info.lr.org/ri-lectures-2016-events