22nd March 2016

12:00 pm and 5:15 pm

Geoengineering the Climate

A one-day symposium organised by the Environmental Chemistry Group of the Royal Society of Chemistry. The 2016 ECG Distinguished Guest Lecture will be provided by Professor Alan Robock (Rutgers University).

22nd March 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Denim: Fashion’s Frontier

Lecture by Emma McClendon, a Janet Arnold Award Recipient

23rd March 2016

7:00 pm and 9:00 pm

Friends Film Club: Matt Hulse – ‘Dummy Jim’ and Short Work

Friends are invited to join a monthly film club at the Royal Academy of Arts where artists turned film-makers screen and discuss their work. Here, we welcome Hulse to present

24th March 2016

5:00 pm and 5:00 pm

Children and Antiquarianism

Ordinary Meeting of Fellows. Lecture by Matthew Grenby

26th March 2016

10:30 am and 12:00 pm

April Public Tour

Explore the Society’s historic apartments and exciting collections.

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.

8th April 2016

10:00 am and 3:30 pm

The use of extraterrestrial resources to help facilitate space science and exploration

An RAS Specialist Discussion Meeting organised by Ian Crawford (BirkbeckCollege London)*, Dr Martin Elvis (Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics), and Dr James Carpenter (European Space Agency)

8th April 2016

10:30 am and 3:30 pm

High-redshift galaxies and their low-redshift analogues

An RAS Specialist Discussion Meeting organised by Stephen Wilkins (Sussex), Malcolm Bremer (Bristol), Bethan James (IoA, Cambridge), Elizabeth Stanway (Warwick)

8th April 2016

4:00 pm and 6:00 pm

RAS Ordinary Meeting

Talks TBA

12th April 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

RAS Public Lecture: The Future Exploration of the Moon

This talk will give a brief summary of the history of lunar exploration to-date, and outline the scientific objectives of lunar missions planned for he future.