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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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other news February 2016

The AGM of the Royal Philosophical Society will be held at 18.45 on Wednesday 30 March in the Main Lecture Theatre (3.25), John Anderson Building, University of Strathclyde.

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other news January 2016

At the lecture on the 20 January Gordon Dewar spoke about the charity which he was fundraising for and he has subsequently sent a message to the Society in which he says: ‘Dear Members of the Royal Philosophical Society of … Continue reading

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other news December 2015

Professor Angie Hobbs recommended reading list is available here Members may also be interested in the Postgraduate Certificate in Philosophy with Children at the University of Strathclyde?  This is the only course of its kind in the UK.    The link … Continue reading

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other news November 2015

For those who would like to look over the books referred to in Ken Calman’s lecture please follow the link:  calman book list The Society gets press coverage in the Herald – see – http://www.heraldscotland.com/opinion/14098172.At_Large__The_secret_of_finding_happiness_in_the_depths_of_a_Glasgow_winter/

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Other News March 2015

A world in which planes are silent may sound like a pipe dream; but University of Cambridge engineer, Dame Ann Dowling, and her team proved it is possible to build an aircraft that barely makes any noise.more on the silent … Continue reading

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