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Whats on: Wednesday, 11 September, 2013

Welcome to the Events guide for the 2013 Festival. You can search the events programme using the calendar, by category, via the events map, or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below

Wednesday 11 September 2013
09.00 - 18.30

Discover the geology, geography and archaeology of Upper Teesdale, land of the miner-farmers.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
09.30 - 12.00 and 13.00 - 15.30

Take a tour round the GE Oil and Gas  innovative engineering and manufacturing facility in Newcastle.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
10.00 - 11.30

Find out the results of an innovative Bronze Age combat experiment to better understand prehistoric warfare.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
10.30 - 11.30

An analysis of the recent developments in the labour market.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
11.00 - 12.00

Come along to a real-time interactive workshop exploration of financial markets.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
11.00 - 12.30

2012 was a record landslide year. Join our landslides experts as they explain the impact and why they happen.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
12.30 - 14.00

How does sudden radical change occur? Join researchers on their quest to explore the world’s 'tipping points'.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
13.00 - 14.00

Hear patient's experiences of hearing voices and the science behind auditory hallucination.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
13.30 - 14.30

Tapping into the secrets of numbers can make you rich! Come and find out how.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
13.30 - 15.00

Roll up roll up! A re-enactment of how science and technology were presented to audiences around 1890.

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