From flintlocks to rifles – The science of warfare
19. How many people are you expecting to attend?:
9. Type of event / activity (tick all that apply):
History and Philosophy of Science
18. Who is the intended audience?:
Children (outside of school)
6. Event/activity description (max 300 words):
From flintlocks to rifles, and from daggers to drones, over the centuries science has changed the face of warfare. David Wharton and Rebecca Berger will explore some of these changes through exciting experiments, with the chance to see and handle some firearms from the Black Watch Museum’s collection.