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The Royal Institution is the home of science in the heart of London, with a packed programme of accessible science for adults, children, families and schools.
Through talks in our world famous theatre, leading scientists and cultural commentators explore the latest amazing science and the way in which it shapes our lives.

03 October—17 October

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03.10.2019

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Monday 07 October

U3A at the Ri: Sun, CERN and the psychology of sorcery

U3A members and other members of the public join us at the Ri for an afternoon of talks on subjects ranging from how the sun effects us, the psychology of magic and particle physics. Tea and coffee included.

When:

1.45pm to 4.45pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Tuesday 08 October

Marine plastics: Is it too late to save our oceans?

Join a panel of experts as they explore if it really is too late to save our oceans.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Wednesday 09 October

Masters of Science: Madeline Lancaster

Join Madeline Lancaster in conversation with Clive Cookson as she discusses her pioneering research into neurological development and diseases of the brain.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Thursday 10 October

An evening with Konnie Huq and Cookie

Join TV presenter Konnie Huq as she introduces you to her new novel Cookie!

When:

6.00pm to 7.15pm, The Theatre

Type:

Family and young people, Talks

Audience:

Ages 7+

Friday 11 October

The Colour of an Electron

Dr Karl and astrophysicist Prof Geraint Lewis will take you places you’ve never been.

When:

7.00pm to 8.30pm, The Theatre

Type:

Talks

Monday 14 October

Fiction Lab - October 2019

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

When:

7.00pm start, Conversation Room

Type:

Talks