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19 January—02 February

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Friday 19 January

The puzzling paradoxes of modern physics

Physicist Felix Flicker baffles our brains with puzzling paradoxes

When:

6.00pm to 7.15pm, The Theatre

Type:

Family and young people, Talks

Audience:

Ages 12+

Tuesday 23 January

Frankenstein and its legacy

Phil Ball and a panel of science historians and biographers discuss the continuing relevance of Mary Shelley's novel Frankenstein, published 200 years ago.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Thursday 25 January

Masterclass taster evening

Join us for an introduction to Ri Masterclasses: learn about our national Mathematics, Engineering and Computer Science Masterclass programme, take part in Masterclass activities and find out how to get involved as a Masterclass volunteer or supporter.

When:

7.00pm to 9.00pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Audience:

Attendees must be aged 18 or over

Friday 26 January

Are your genes to blame when your jeans don’t fit? (Discourse)

In this Discourse, Giles Yeo will discuss obesity and how genetics is being used to understand this modern epidemic.

When:

7.20pm to 8.45pm, The Theatre

Type:

Discourses, Talks

Monday 29 January

Darwin’s unfinished symphony: How culture made the human mind

Kevin Laland discusses how the human mind and its unique ability to devise and transmit culture evolved from its roots in animal behaviour.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Wednesday 31 January

Future pharma

Join five researchers at the cutting edge of pharmaceutical science and technology for a glimpse at the pharmacy of the future.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Thursday 01 February

The beautiful cure

Leading immunologist Daniel Davis will describe the scientific quest to understand how the amazing human immune system works

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks