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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 seeĀ  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 SusskindĀ  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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other news October 2016

Professor Monica Grady is speaking to the society in February – see her here in relation to the end of the Rosetta mission. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-37520420 A copy of the talk given by Stuart A. Harris-Logan, Archives Officer at the Royal Conservatoire … Continue reading

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other news September 2016

The 215th Lecture Series programme is out now and can be downloaded here 215 Lecture Series Sunday 11th September The Science of Laughter – Jimmy Carr And The Science Of Laughter: A Horizon Special. Science contributors in the studio will … Continue reading

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other news June 2016

Prof. Sheila Rowan, who is speaking to the Society on 8th March 2017 talks to Jim Al-Khalili on ‘the Life Scientific’ June 14th 2016. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07h9xdb

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