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30 September—14 October

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30.09.2017

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Saturday 30 September

Dr Karl's great moments in science

Join Dr Karl for a rip-roaring trip through science

When:

6.00pm to 7.15pm, The Theatre

Type:

Family and young people, Talks

Audience:

Ages 12+

Monday 02 October

Lunchtime Talk - Thing explainer: Complicated stuff in simple words

In this special lunchtime talk, Randall Munroe, the creator of the hugely successful webcomic xkcd, explains things using only the thousand most common words in English.

When:

12.00pm to 1.00pm, The Demonstration Room

Type:

Talks

Wednesday 04 October

Open science: Sharing data, saving lives

Chemist Alice Williamson explores the open science movement and discusses her efforts to involve more people in scientific discovery.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Conversation Room

Type:

Talks

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

Fiction Lab - October 2017

Jennifer Rohn of Lablit.com hosts the monthly book club dedicated to great fiction books with a science theme.

When:

7.00pm start, Ri Cafe

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+