Better Humans? is taking a break – but…

When: 7 September, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Smoke & Mirrors, 8 Denmark St, Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 5DQ, UK

No Better Humans? this month, but there is a Free event on this evening which looks really interesting. Synthetic biology for space exploration – On beyond Star Trek: Synthetic biology and NASA’s missions Professor Lynn Rothschild, NASA Ames Research Centre. Wednesday…

Why is Science Hard?

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When: 12 September, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Halo,, 141 Gloucester Rd, Bristol, City of Bristol BS7 8BA, UK

Our speaker is Dr Lindsay Nicholson from Bristol University.  Science has evolved from the playground of aristocrats to the profession of artisans. From the theories of Galen to genetic engineering. It provides the most comprehensive description we have of why rain…

Making Wheels

When: 10 October, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Halo, 141 Gloucester Rd, Bristol, City of Bristol BS7 8BA, UK

  Our speaker is Chris Shelley, CEO of Dymag. Dymag is a local company that produced the world’s first roadworthy carbon composite wheels. Chris will describe how the latest research in composite materials is being applied in creating latest elite…

Dark Horizons – the reality of caving

When: 12 October, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Redland Friends Meeting House, Bristol

This is a special event being held in conjunction with our branch AGM. The AGM itself will occupy less than twenty minutes and will include a resume of events from the last year and our plans for the future. The…

Sci-Art Exhibition

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When: 21 October, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Royal United Hospital, Bath, Bath and North East Somerset BA1 3NG, UK

Calling all artists and scientists in the Bristol & Bath area! A great opportunity to display and sell your work. Last year we held a successful sci-art synergy exhibition in Bristol at the CentreSpace Gallery. This year, we are taking…

Better Humans?

When: 2 November, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: Smoke & Mirrors, 8 Denmark St, Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 5DQ, UK

 

The surprising life of soil

When: 14 November, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Halo,, 141 Gloucester Rd, Bristol, City of Bristol BS7 8BA, UK

Our speaker is Soil Ecologist Dr Sam Bonnett, Senior lecturer in Environmental Science at UWE. Sam’s University webpage. more details coming soon….

Why Stephen Hawking is nearer to God than he thinks

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When: 16 November, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: St Mary Redcliffe Church, Bristol

This talk has been arranged by Christians in Science* as part of their ongoing programme of talks and on this occasion CiS Bristol are partnering with St Mary Redcliffe Journey into Science and the British Science Association. Our speaker is Professor…

Science and Religion: Exploring the Spectrum

When: 22 November, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Trinity Centre, Bristol

This panel discussion is part of a partnership between the BSA and the Science and Religion: Exploring the Spectrum (SRES) project based at Newman University in Birmingham. The project seeks to build an understanding of the social and cultural contexts of public…