The British Science Festival

Bringing the latest in science discovery to a city near you

24/04/2014

Show me content for... +

Show me content for...
Events
Resources
Volunteers
Teachers
Professional development
Families & teenagers (aged 12+)
Families (children aged 12 & under)

Donate

register

Register with us and you can....

  • Sign up to our free e-communications
  • Become a member of the Association
  • Create your own web account, & post comments
  • Be part of British Science Festival
  • Save your favourite items

Register

Keep up to date with the latest news from the British Science Assocation. Sign up to our RSS feeds and take us with you when you are on the move.

You are here

Family events

Talks and debates

Lord Kelvin Award Lecture winner: Robots and humans: When two societies meet

Evening events

What's the point?

Festival events by day:

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
 

Explore Events by...

Whats on: 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

Monday 9 September 2013
14.30 - 16.30
Venue: 
Great North Museum: Hancock

Visit the showcase to see how Newcastle University researchers address societal challenges through enterprise.

Monday 9 September 2013
15.30 - 17.00
Venue: 
Mckenna's at Northern Stage

Tom Shakespeare explores the ethics of sterilisation without proper consent in today's world.

Monday 9 September 2013
15.30 - 17.30
Venue: 
Fine Art Lecture Theatre, Fine Art Building, Newcastle University

Find out the facts about the Fukushima incident in 2011 and implications on the future of energy generation.

Tuesday 10 September 2013
10.30 - 11.30
Venue: 
Fine Art Lecture Theatre, Fine Art Building, Newcastle University

What is the current appetite for, and basis of, the 'appliance of science' in personal care?

Tuesday 10 September 2013
12.00 - 13.00
Venue: 
Stage 2, Northern Stage

Could new IVF approaches meaning babies have genetic material from three parents ever become a reality?

Tuesday 10 September 2013
15.30 - 17.00
Venue: 
Spence Watson Lecture Theatre, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

This panel session explores the impact of attitudes to the normalisation of violence in our society.

Tuesday 10 September 2013
18.00 - 20.00
Venue: 
Tyneside Cinema

Join us to explore labia surgery, where women undergo surgery to neaten the appearance of their genitals.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
10.30 - 11.30
Venue: 
Fine Art Lecture Theatre, Fine Art Building, Newcastle University

An analysis of the recent developments in the labour market.

Wednesday 11 September 2013
11.00 - 12.00
Venue: 
Room CCE1- 220a, Newcastle Business School Trading Room, Northumbria University

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

Wednesday 11 September 2013
12.30 - 14.00
Venue: 
Fine Art Lecture Theatre, Fine Art Building, Newcastle University

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

Pages