RI EventsFri, 24 Sep 2021 19:18:49 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on Fri, 24 Sep 2021 19:18:49 +0100 We're currently running events in our theatre, as well as online livestreams. For more information, see our full programme below. "https://www.rigb.org/ Tuesday 28 September - Ten patterns that explain the Universe https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/september/public-ten-patterns-that-explain-the-universe Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Theatre
Join Brian Clegg as he explores how patterns offer clues to the fundamental workings of the physical world]]>
Thu, 12 Aug 2021 14:55:25 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/september/public-ten-patterns-that-explain-the-universe
Thursday 30 September - Fire and ice https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/september/public-fire-and-ice Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Join Natalie Starkey as she explores the volcanoes of the solar system]]>
Thu, 12 Aug 2021 14:55:52 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/september/public-fire-and-ice
Monday 04 October - Rutherford and Fry... at the Ri https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-rutherford-and-fry-at-the-ri Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Theatre
Join Adam Rutherford and Hannah Fry as they tell the complete story of the universe and absolutely everything in it (abridged)]]>
Thu, 09 Sep 2021 11:26:12 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-rutherford-and-fry-at-the-ri
Thursday 07 October - Life is simple https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-life-is-simple Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Join Johnjoe McFadden as he tells the story of William of Occam]]>
Wed, 08 Sep 2021 16:31:36 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-life-is-simple
Friday 08 October - Maths tricks to blow your mind https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-maths-tricks-to-blow-your-mind Royal Institition 6.00pm to 7.15pm
Theatre
A frantic hour of mind-bending maths, interactive demos and wicked humour.]]>
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 10:05:30 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-maths-tricks-to-blow-your-mind
Tuesday 12 October - Climate change - power and influence https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-climate-change--power-and-influence Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Join a panel of experts as they ask who has the power to combat the climate crisis?]]>
Tue, 31 Aug 2021 19:05:33 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-climate-change--power-and-influence
Wednesday 13 October - From Galvani to Gigafactories: how batteries have tamed electricity to power the modern world https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-from-galvani-to-gigafactories Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Theatre
Join Paul Shearing as he tells the story of how the ability to store energy is continuing to shape the world we live in]]>
Wed, 08 Sep 2021 16:02:44 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-from-galvani-to-gigafactories
Thursday 14 October - Infectious: Pathogens and how we fight them https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-infectious-pathogens-and-how-we-fight-them Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Join John Tregoning as he tells the story of humanity's fight against infectious disease]]>
Tue, 31 Aug 2021 19:40:10 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-infectious-pathogens-and-how-we-fight-them
Friday 15 October - How to build a satellite https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/family-how-to-build-a-satellite Royal Institition 6.00pm to 6.50pm
Online
Join space scientist Stuart Eves to explore the interesting and sometimes surprising science behind building a satellite.]]>
Fri, 17 Sep 2021 10:06:22 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/family-how-to-build-a-satellite
Tuesday 19 October - Animal vegetable criminal: When nature breaks the law https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-animal-vegetable-criminal Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Join Mary Roach as she explorers what happens when humanity and nature bump up against each other]]>
Tue, 31 Aug 2021 19:39:40 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-animal-vegetable-criminal
Monday 25 October - LYSC Holiday Workshops: Cosmetic chemistry (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-cosmetic-chemistry-ages-79 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will be introduced to pH, neutralisation, solubility and changes of state.]]>
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 12:12:13 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-cosmetic-chemistry-ages-79
Tuesday 26 October - LYSC Holiday Workshops: Cosmetic chemistry (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-cosmetic-chemistry-age-1012 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will be introduced to pH, neutralisation, solubility and changes of state.]]>
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 12:12:33 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-cosmetic-chemistry-age-1012
Thursday 28 October - LYSC Holiday Workshops: Forensics (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-forensics-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 13-15 year-olds, students experience hands-on the science of a forensic lab.]]>
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 12:12:07 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-forensics-age-13-15
Thursday 28 October - The other end of a black hole https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-the-other-end-of-a-black-hole Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Theatre
Join James Beacham as he reveals what would happen if you fell into a black hole and what's at the other end]]>
Mon, 06 Sep 2021 15:24:45 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-the-other-end-of-a-black-hole
Friday 29 October - LYSC Holiday Workshops: Extract your own DNA (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-9 Royal Institition 11.00am to 1.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students learn about DNA and enzymes, and make their own DNA necklace.]]>
Tue, 14 Sep 2021 12:12:43 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/lysc-hw-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-9
Friday 29 October - WiFi Wars 6.0 – family matinee show https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-wifi-wars-60-family-matinee-show Royal Institition 2.00pm to 3.30pm
The Theatre / Online
Following their hit TV show ‘Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit’, the WiFi Wars team return due to popular demand for a family-friendly show. ]]>
Tue, 31 Aug 2021 16:51:20 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-wifi-wars-60-family-matinee-show
Friday 29 October - WiFi Wars 6.0 – evening show https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-wifi-wars-60-evening-show Royal Institition 7.00pm to 9.00pm
The Theatre / Online
Following their hit TV show ‘Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit’, the WiFi Wars team return due to popular demand for their sixth annual lecture. ]]>
Tue, 31 Aug 2021 16:51:56 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/october/public-wifi-wars-60-evening-show
Wednesday 03 November - A tale of two infinities https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-a-tale-of-two-inifinities Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Theatre / Online
Gianfranco Bertone explains the new science of 'multimessenger astronomy' which will help us uncover the Universe's greatest mysteries]]>
Wed, 22 Sep 2021 17:10:20 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-a-tale-of-two-inifinities
Monday 08 November - Thinking better: The art of the shortcut https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-thinking-better-the-art-of-the-shortcut Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Theatre
Join Marcus du Sautoy as he shows how mathematics can give us clever strategies for daily complex problems]]>
Wed, 22 Sep 2021 17:11:02 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-thinking-better-the-art-of-the-shortcut
Thursday 11 November - Sticky: The secret science of surfaces https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-sticky Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Laurie Winkless explores how friction shapes both the manufactured and natural worlds]]>
Wed, 22 Sep 2021 17:11:53 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-sticky
Saturday 13 November - Everything you know about dinosaurs is wrong! https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/everything-you-know-about-dinosaurs-is-wrong Royal Institition 2.00pm to 3.00pm
Theatre
Think you know about dinosaurs? Think again!]]>
Tue, 21 Sep 2021 16:47:45 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/everything-you-know-about-dinosaurs-is-wrong
Monday 15 November - The invisible Universe https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-the-invisible-universe Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Theatre / Online
From the discovery of entirely new kinds of galaxies to a window into cosmic ‘prehistory’, join Matthew Bothwell as he shows us the Universe as we’ve never seen it before.]]>
Wed, 22 Sep 2021 17:12:36 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-the-invisible-universe
Thursday 18 November - Life as we made it https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-life-as-we-made-it Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Join Beth Shapiro as she tells the the human history of remaking nature.]]>
Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:52:49 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-life-as-we-made-it
Tuesday 23 November - Climate change - innovate for the future https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-climate-change--innovate-for-the-future Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Online
Join a panel of experts as they showcase a range of innovations to tackle the climate crisis]]>
Thu, 23 Sep 2021 16:57:51 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2021/november/public-climate-change--innovate-for-the-future