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Arts-Science Encounters

Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences, 219 Portobello, Sheffield, S1 4DP, Yorkshire and the Humber
www.sheffield.ac.uk/arts-science
Open Lectures & Talks'The aim of these talks is to stimulate conversation, comparison and debate about the ways we choose to pursue knowledge in our different fields. Like Borges in "The Aleph", we want to suggest the infinity of our resources in just a paragraph of time. Innovation in research often comes from the "outside", from someone who approaches an over-familiar problem with a totally fresh perspective. So we approach these talks in the hope of stumbling across unexpected inter-illuminations, perhaps from the act of observing something new, or from the act of being so observed ... The talks are free and open to the general public'.
Also IndexedUniversity of Sheffield
Historic CountyYorkshire West Riding
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP887
Visits to Website616

Christians in Science

www.cis.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Local Groups
Open Lectures & Talks'The majority of CiS activities occur in local groups spread throughout the UK.'
Views 'Full' Record + MAP831
Visits to Website684

Faraday Institute for Science and Religion, The

St Edmund's College, Cambridge, CB3 0BN, Eastern
graphite.st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk/faraday/
Navigate Website>>> Lectures
Open Lectures & TalksLectures, and also Research Seminars, which members of the public might attend. Enquire about attendance.
Named Lectures & TalksCiS - Faraday Lectures
Also IndexedSt Edmund's College, Cambridge
Historic CountyCambridgeshire
Views 'Full' Record + MAP803
Visits to Website525

Ian Ramsey Centre for Science & Religion

34 St Giles, Oxford, OX1 3LD, South East
www.ianramseycentre.info
Navigate Website>>> Seminars
Open Lectures & Talks'Runs a series of public seminars, generally once every two weeks during term time, attracting up to a hundred people.'
Also IndexedUniversity of Oxford
Historic CountyOxfordshire
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1160
Visits to Website902

Millennium Lectures

University of Bath, Claverton Campus, Bath, Bath & North East Somerset, BA2 7AY, South West
www.bath.ac.uk/chemistry/
Navigate Website>>> Outreach and Public Activities >>> Millennium Lectures
Open Lectures & Talks'A series of popular science lectures held at the University of Bath. The lectures aim to inspire young scientists from local schools and the undergraduate community, as well as engage the general public and academics in interesting scientific topics ... The lectures run on Wednesday afternoons at 4.15 pm and are free to attend for staff, students, and members of the local community alike.'
Also IndexedUniversity of Bath | Department of Chemistry
Historic CountySomerset
Views 'Full' Record + MAP592
Visits to Website415

One Culture: the Royal Society Festival of Literature and the Arts

6-9 Carlton House Terrace, Westminster, SW1Y 5AG, London
royalsociety.org/events/
Open Lectures & TalksLatest Dates 1-2 October 2011.
Also IndexedRoyal Society
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyFestival
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1296
Visits to Website689

Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology

Houses of Parliament, 7 Millbank, Westminster, SW1P 3JA, London
www.parliament.uk
Navigate Website>>> MPs, Lords & Offices >>> Parliamentary Offices >>> Bicameral Offices >>> POST
Open Lectures & TalksInclude within their programme of events occasional lectures which might be open to the public. Enquire about attendance.
Also IndexedUK Parliament
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP918
Visits to Website637

Royal Institution of Great Britain, The

21 Albemarle Street, Westminster, W1S 4BS, London
www.rigb.org
Navigate Website>>> Events Calendar
Open Lectures & Talks'We usually have about two events every week going on inside the building. These might be lectures or panel debates held inside our famous Faraday Theatre, or smaller events like a cafe scientifique held in our cafe.' Some events free, some small charge, some restricted to Members.
Named Lectures & TalksThe Christmas Lectures
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP390
Visits to Website315

Royal Scottish Society of Arts

Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, City of Edinburgh, EH1 1EL, Scotland
www.rssa.org.uk/meetings.shtml
Open Lectures & Talks'Our meeting programme is based on lectures given by expert and often distinguished speakers. The lectures cover a wide range of scientific and technical topics.'
Historic CountyMidlothian
Views 'Full' Record + MAP457
Visits to Website446

Royal Society of Edinburgh

George Street, City of Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ, Scotland
www.royalsoced.org.uk/events/index.htm
Open Lectures & Talks'We organise a varied programme of public lectures and discussion fora which aim to enhance the knowledge and understanding of participants. These events are free to attend. We also organise conferences which facilitate wider input and discussion on specific topics. These conferences are more relevant to participants directly involved in the topic being considered and there is normally a cost to attend.'
Historic CountyMidlothian
Type of BodyAcademy
Views 'Full' Record + MAP635
Visits to Website410

Royal Society, The

6-9 Carlton House Terrace, Westminster, SW1Y 5AG, London
royalsociety.org/events/
Open Lectures & Talks'The Royal Society runs a variety of free events for public audiences and researchers, on a wide range of topics related to science, technology, engineering, medicine, mathematics, and the history of science.'
Online Lectures & Talks'Many of our events are broadcast live or video recorded.'
Named Lectures & TalksWilkins-Bernal-Medawar Lecture
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Type of BodyAcademy
Views 'Full' Record + MAP547
Visits to Website425

Samuel Lindow Foundation, The

The Samuel Lindow Building, Westlakes Science and Technology Park, Moor Row, Copeland, CA24 3JY, North West
www.thesamuellindowfoundation.com
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'The Foundation provides a range of deliberate, considered experiences and opportunities which are structured to facilitate learning, understanding, skills or capabilities. In each there is a connection between the experience provided and the process or subject. Recently, this programme has included public lectures and research seminars (in partnership with educational collaborators) ...'
Also IndexedUniversity of Central Lancashire
Historic CountyCumberland
Type of BodyTrust & Foundation
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1180
Visits to Website799

Science & Society Lecture Series

Leggate Theatre, Victoria Gallery & Museum, Ashton Street, Liverpool, L69 3DR, North West
www.liv.ac.uk/events/science-and-society/
Open Lectures & TalksEarly evening lectures approximately monthly during term: 'Lectures are free but places are limited. You can register for more than one lecture.'
Also IndexedUniversity of Liverpool
Historic CountyLancashire
Views 'Full' Record + MAP434
Visits to Website334

Science & Technology Facilities Council

Polaris House, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1SZ, South West
www.stfc.ac.uk/news-events-and-publications/
Navigate Website>>> Events
Open Lectures & Talks'Talking Science is a series of popular science lectures that take place around STFC sites across the country. They offer a chance to hear about and discuss some of the hottest areas of science with some of the leading experts. You don't need to be an expert or even a scientist to come, they're aimed at everyone.'
Named Lectures & TalksTalking Science Lecture Series
Historic CountyWiltshire
Type of BodyAgency
Views 'Full' Record + MAP585
Visits to Website332

Science Network, The

thesciencenetwork.org
Open Lectures & Talks'The mission of The Science Network (TSN) is to build an online science and society agora, or public square, dedicated to the discussion of issues at the intersection of science and social policy ...
Online Lectures & Talks... By engaging a diverse community of concerned constituencies in conversation, on and offline through signature meetings, video programming, and in developing partnerships with public television stations, TSN is creating a scientific no-spin zone - a trusted destination free from the tyranny of the sound bite.'
Type of BodyPublisher
Views 'Full' Record + MAP493
Visits to Website314

Scientific and Medical Network, The

www.scimednet.org
Open Lectures & TalksExploring and expanding the frontiers of science, medicine and spirituality 'Local Groups are autonomous groups of members and their guests, meeting together for lectures and discussions. They are not a formal part of the Network.'
Views 'Full' Record + MAP1253
Visits to Website591

Sense About Science

25 Shaftesbury Avenue, Westminster, W1D 7EG, London
www.senseaboutscience.org.uk
Navigate Website>>> Our Work >>> Events >>> Annual Lecture
Open Lectures & Talks'The Sense About Science Annual Lecture is widely anticipated and attracts an audience - of policy makers, scientists, academics, clinicians, public figures, journalists, writers and representatives of organisations from many professions and sections of civic society - which reflects the broad-ranging work of our charity to help people to make sense of science and evidence.' Enquire about attendance.
Online Lectures & Talks'You can read the transcript and listen to the Guardian's podcast of the lecture.' Recording usually made available.
Also IndexedVoice of Young Science
Historic CountyLondon - Central
Views 'Full' Record + MAP633
Visits to Website364

Vega Science Trust

vega.org.uk
Open Lectures & Talks'The Vega Science Trust has created a broadcast platform for the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) communities, so enabling them to communicate on all aspects of their fields of expertise using exciting Internet opportunities.'
Online Lectures & Talks'To date Vega has made more than 200 programmes, a third of which have been broadcast on the BBC2`s Learning Zone. These include the Royal Institution Discourse Lectures, Science Masterclasses, Reflections on Science series, Royal Society Public Lectures, archival interviews and discussions.'
Type of BodyTrust & Foundation
Views 'Full' Record + MAP828
Visits to Website649

VideoLectures.NET

videolectures.net
Open Lectures & Talks'Free and open access educational video lectures repository. The lectures are given by distinguished scholars and scientists at the most important and prominent events like conferences, summer schools, workshops and science promotional events from many fields of Science ...
Online Lectures & Talks... The portal is aimed at promoting science, exchanging ideas and fostering knowledge sharing by providing high quality didactic contents not only to the scientific community but also to the general public. All lectures, accompanying documents, information and links are systematically selected and classified through the editorial process taking into account also users' comments.'
Type of BodyPublisher
Views 'Full' Record + MAP722
Visits to Website594

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