14th March 2016

12:00 am and 12:00 am

Debating Matters Regional Final

Organised by the Institute of Ideas and supported by the Wellcome Trust, Debating Matters is a competition for sixth formers with a fresh, accessible and engaging format for debating contemporary

15th March 2016

12:00 am and 12:00 am

Wildlife Through the Lens

Lunchtime Lecture

17th March 2016

6:00 pm and 6:00 pm

Pests, Pathogens and Unpredictable Rainfall: Global Challenges for Sustainable Food Production

In this talk Professor Sue Hartley, Director of the York Environmental Sustainability Institute at the University of York, explores the inter-disciplinary approaches which may provide new sustainable methods of crop protection and resilience to climate change.

7th April 2016

6:00 pm and 6:00 pm

Doctor Darwin

The annual debate organised in association with London Evolutionary Research Network (LERN). From paleodiets to the path to happiness, researchers in the new field of Darwinian Medicine claim that understanding the hunter-gatherer life that natural selection designed us for can give new insights.

21st April 2016

6:00 pm and 6:00 pm

Science Policy Lecture 2016

Professor Kevin J Gaston, Director of the Environment and Sustainability Institute, leads basic, strategic and applied research in ecology and conservation biology, with particular emphasis on ecosystem goods and services, land use strategies, and urban ecology.

24th May 2016

12:00 am and 12:00 am

Anniversary Meeting 2016

This event is the Linnean Society of London’s Annual General Meeting.

18th July 2016

9:30 am and 6:00 pm

Growing the Grass Classification

Specialist group day meeting.

1st February 2019

10:00 am and 5:30 pm

The Linnean Society Student Conference 2019

Come and listen to the next generation of natural historians speak about their research. In this all new conference we will be testing research students’ public engagement skills through both

12th February 2019

6:00 pm and 8:00 pm

Human Population and Biodiversity: Red Herring or Elephant in the Room?

Since 1970, the human population has doubled and populations of wild vertebrate animals have more than halved (WWF). Is this coincidence? If not, what does a population set to grow

13th February 2019

12:30 pm and 3:00 pm

Deceivers, Doppelgangers and Degenerates

Animals are dazzlingly diverse, yet we know next to nothing about them, from how many species there are on Earth to how they live. Why is this? Ross will explore