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Transformer: The chemistry of life and death

  • Friday 20th May, 2022 – 7pm
  • The Royal Institution, London

For decades, biology has been dominated by information – the power of genes. Yet there is no difference in informa…

The Incredible Sine Wave and its Uses

  • Monday 23rd May, 2022 – 1pm
  • Gresham College Barnard's Inn Hall, Holborn

*Watch Online/In person*: The beautiful sine wave turns out to have a huge number of practical applications, from …

Different: What apes can teach us about gender

  • Monday 23rd May, 2022 – 7pm
  • The Royal Institution, London

How different are the sexes? Is gender uniquely human? Where does gender identity originate? Drawing on decades…

Natural Prosperity and the Wellbeing Economy

  • Tuesday 24th May, 2022 – 6pm
  • Gresham College Barnard's Inn Hall, Holborn

*Watch Online/In person*: What does Natural Prosperity look like? In this lecture we envision a new, more equitabl…

Botox and bladders: A medical marvel

  • Tuesday 24th May, 2022 – 7pm
  • The Royal Institution, London

Overactive bladder is more common than diabetes and heart disease combined. It affects over 200 million people wor…

The Maths of Gyroscopes and Boomerangs

  • Wednesday 25th May, 2022 – 6pm
  • Gresham College Barnard's Inn Hall, Holborn

*Watch Online/In Person*: Spinning things are strange. Why does a spinning top stand up? Why doesn't a rolling whe…

Half-term at Eden

  • Saturday 28th May, 2022 – 9:30am
  • Anywhere

Follow an interactive Create-a-Buzz trail and be inspired to create your own bee-friendly garden, meet the Skinny …

Operating Systems

  • Tuesday 31st May, 2022 – 6pm
  • Museum of London, Barbican

*Watch Online/In person*: Early computers were either designed to do one thing or, if they were programmable, they…

Life in the Universe

  • Wednesday 1st June, 2022 – 6pm
  • Museum of London, Barbican

*Watch Online/In person*: Professor Katherine Blundell’s lecture explores how can life form in the Universe, and w…

Furnace Solutions and Training Day

  • Wednesday 8th June, 2022 – 9:30am
  • Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens

The Melting Technology Committee of the SGT is pleased to announce the return of Furnace Solutions and Training Da…

Nuclear Energy - A Greener Alternative?

  • Friday 10th June, 2022 – 11am
  • University of Huddersfield Queensgate Campus, Huddersfield

Watch live online or join us in person at the University of Huddersfield. In the midst of a global climate crisis,…

Three Minute Thesis Dundee Final

  • Wednesday 15th June, 2022 – 12:30pm
  • Virtual

The average doctoral thesis, containing 80,000 words, would take nine hours to present. Their time limit... three …

Immersive 3D Audio

  • Tuesday 21st June, 2022 – 11am
  • University of Huddersfield Queensgate Campus, Huddersfield

Watch live online or in person at the University of Huddersfield campus. Sound plays an important role in mak…

NPL 2022 Water Rocket Challenge

  • Tuesday 21st June, 2022 – 11:30am
  • Bushy Park Sports Club, Teddington

Why not come along to the annual NPL Water Rocket Challenge? See hundreds of rockets made by competitors take to …

International Women in Engineering Day - Engineering for Quality of Life

  • Thursday 23rd June, 2022 – 11am
  • University of Huddersfield Queensgate Campus, Huddersfield

Dr Leigh Fleming’s research focuses on the use of precise measurement techniques and engineering principles to imp…

16th International Conference on the Physics of Non-Crystalline Solids

  • Sunday 10th July, 2022 – 2pm
  • University of Kent, Canterbury Campus, Canterbury

The 16th International Conference on the Physics of Non-Crystalline Solids will be an international forum for disc…

Nick Crane presents Latitude: The Astonishing Adventure that Saved the World. A Roya…

  • Tuesday 26th July, 2022 – 7:30pm
  • National Trust - St George's Guildhall, King's Lynn

The story of longitude has captivated millions, but who measured latitude? Nick Crane tells the story of the world…

The Apple’s Code of Life

  • Online, Hereford

Publication of a new apple story in the Apples & People exhibition programme to coincide with British Science Week…

The hopes and hype of psychedelic therapy for depression

  • The Royal Institution, London

We’ve long been trying to find a cure for depression. From the ancient Greeks to Freud, and from therapy rooms to …