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Other news November/December

The Astronomical Society of Glasgow would like to invite members of the society to their next public lecture which takes place on Thursday 20th December, when Prof John Brown, Astronomer Royal for Scotland, Astronomy and Astrophysics Group, University of Glasgow, will be presenting “Black … Continue reading

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other news July 2018

Royal Philosophical Society of Glasgow support for the Trades House of Glasgow  – Glasgow Modern Apprentice Awards 2018. The Society funded two awards, both of £500. These were for ‘Overcoming Difficulties’ and ‘Community Engagement’. The photographs below show the President, … Continue reading

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other news May 2018

UK Medical Research Council (MRC) Festival of Medical Research by researchers from the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow Health in the news: Fact or fiction? Thursday, 14th June 2018 at 6:30pm – Doors open at … Continue reading

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other news March

We are sorry that we had to cancel the lecture on the 28th February due to the weather and the closure of Strathclyde University. We are pleased to say that the lecture has been rescheduled for Wednesday 4th April Professor … Continue reading

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Other news January 2018

NEWS FLASH Due to adverse weather conditions and the closure of Strathclyde University today, the lecture this evening – 28th February – has been cancelled. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.       “Council member Tony Burton’s talk … Continue reading

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Other news December 2017

We are please to have been able to reschedule the talk by Dr Jane Morris to Wednesday 24th January. This was due to be given on 29th November. Please see  http://royalphil.org/recent_lectures/2017-2018/

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Other news November

Following on from our last lecture on ‘the future of the professions’ by Prof Richard Susskind  the following link may be of interest as if deals with growing the artificial intelligence industry. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/growing-the-artificial-intelligence-industry-in-the-uk   Many of our speakers have interesting … Continue reading

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other news September 2017

http://www.rigb.org/christmas-lectures/2017-the-language-of-life CHRISTMAS LECTURES 2017: The language of life Professor Sophie Scott spoke to the Society in February 2016 and this Christmas she will be talking about one of the fundamentals of human and animal life: the unstoppable urge to communicate, … Continue reading

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other news April 2017

Monica Grady spoke to the Society in February – you can listen to an interview with her here – http://www.glasgowsciencecentre.org/collision-and-catastrophe-with-professor-monica-grady.html

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other news March 2017

Following her recent lecture to the Society Monica Grady has been busy in the media. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08gx9n0 http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08g7ttx

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