14th March 2017

6:00 pm and 7:00 pm

Gaia – Mapping the Milky Way from Space – Professor Gerry Gilmore, Cambridge University.

Gaia is the European Space Agency mission which is revolutionising our knowledge of our Milky Way Galaxy, providing a census of positions, motions, colours, and properties of 1.5 billion stars.

17th March 2016

9:30 am and 4:30 pm

The Use of in Silico Modelling in Drug Development

In silico tools can rapidly profile large data sets without the need for analytical testing. It is this predictivity, allied to the significant time and resource savings that make these tools so attractive within pharmaceutical research and development.

10th May 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

RAS Public Lecture: Space rocks on ice: Hunting for meteorites in Antarctica

Meteorites shed light on the origin of the Solar System and on the geological history of different planetary bodies.

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.

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.

8th April 2016

4:00 pm and 6:00 pm

RAS Ordinary Meeting

Talks TBA

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.

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.

15th March 2016

12:00 am and 12:00 am

Wildlife Through the Lens

Lunchtime Lecture

26th April 2016

1:00 pm and 2:00 pm

Public Lecture Series

Public Lecture by Christopher Scull, FSA