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

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Welcome to the Events guide for the 2014 Festival in Birmingham. You can search the events programme using the calendar, via the events map, by category, audience or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below

Saturday 6 September 2014
10.00 - 16.30
Venue: 
Library of Birmingham, Birmingham

Late in 2013, the Gaia satellite was launched into orbit 1.5 million km from Earth. Come and find out how Gaia will track one billion stars as they travel through space and how you can contribute to real science discoveries with Gaia.

Saturday 6 September 2014
10:00 - 16.30
Venue: 
Library of Birmingham, Birmingham

There are a number of giant cells bobbing around the Library of Birmingham – can you solve our cell trail challenge?

Saturday 6 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Library of Birmingham, Birmingham

An astronaut is lost in space whilst an astronomer is convinced he has invented something to locate him.  An attractive science spectacle using novel 4D modelling to create a metaphor of our solar system.

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