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21 October—04 November

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21.10.2017

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Monday 23 October

Are you smarter than a chimpanzee?

Do humans have more brain power than animals? Find out!

When:

6.00pm to 7.15pm, The Theatre

Type:

Family and young people, Talks

Audience:

Ages 12+

Tuesday 24 October

Memories: Can't live with them, can't live without them

Find out why some memories won't stick while others won't go away in this panel discussion with Vin Walsh, Julia Shaw and Jennifer Wild.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Thursday 26 October

What our brains want

Hear this year's Brain Prize Winners, Ray Dolan, Wolfram Schultz and Peter Dayan discuss our brain's reward systems with 'All in the mind' host Claudia Hammond.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Friday 27 October

Two heads (Discourse)

In this Discourse, Chris and Uta Frith join forces to answer the age-old question: are two heads better than one?

When:

7.20pm to 8.45pm, The Theatre

Type:

Discourses, Talks

Saturday 28 October

Family Fun Day: Spooky science

Drop in for an action-packed day of talks, demonstrations and experiments exploring the spookier side of science

When:

Arrive any time between 11.00am and 4.00pm

Type:

Family and young people

Audience:

Ages 6+

Monday 30 October

What's next: Visions of the future

Join Jim Al-Khalili and a panel of horizon scanners from across the sciences for a futuristic evening of prediction, debate and discussion.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Tuesday 31 October

Beyond the Higgs: What's next for the LHC

Physicist Harry Cliff will be your guide to the news from the Large Hadron Collider and what's in store for the largest physics experiment in the world.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Thursday 02 November

Unlikely partners in crime: Forensic science and technology

Ri Patrons are invited to join us for an event discussing fascinating stories from the field of forensics.

When:

7.00pm to 9.30pm, Conversation Room

Type:

Patrons, Talks