Biology Week

Join us for Biology Week 2017 as we look at life from the microscopic to the gigantic, with talks on genome editing and conservation science as well as a special live-streamed dissection.

  • The 2017 Royal Society of Biology 'Biology Week' will run from Saturday 7 October to Sunday 15 October.

    Credit: Royal Society of Biology

Monday 09 October

Genome editing: Where do we draw the line?

Find out about the science and ethics of genome editing from a panel of leading geneticists.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Wednesday 11 October

Animal CSI: What, how, when?

Dive into the world of veterinary pathology with a live-streamed dissection from the Royal Veterinary College's laboratory.

When:

6:30pm to 10.00pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Friday 13 October

Disappearing wildlife? Technology to the rescue!

Explore the exciting ways technology is helping save species.

When:

6.00pm to 7.15pm, The Theatre

Type:

Family and young people, Talks

Audience:

Ages 7+