The Origins of Music
Anthropologist Dr Iain Morley explores the evolution of our musical capabilities, their relation to other animal species, and their influence on shaping...
CHEESEOLOGY AT ABINGDON ABBEY
Thursday, 26th April 2018 7.30PM - 9.30PM Suitable for ages 18+ £20 includes a glass of wine
Reinventing the Wheel: Milk and Microbes. Join us for a fromage-focused evening of cheese-tasting and discovery (plus a free glass of wine) as we explore how this scrumptious snack has changed over the past one hundred years with Big Cheeses...
The Oxford Maths Festival!
Bringing together talks, workshops, hands-on activities and walking tours, the Oxford Maths Festival is an extravaganza of all the wonderful curiosities mathematics holds. Over two days you can immerse yourself in a wide range of events, with something for everyone, no matter your age or prior mathematical experience.
Marie Curious - Girls Exploring Science
A free one‐day science event for girls with exciting hands‐on workshops and activities. The activities are run by volunteer role models in STEM fields. The event is open to girls aged 11-14 years at secondary school (Years 7-9).
Our Genomic Future
If you had the chance to know whether your life will be affected by disease, would you take it? What if you could change the colour of your unborn child’s eyes?...
The Messy Story of Human Origin
Beyond our African origins, little is yet known about the emergence of our species.
Deep space discoveries (The Pint of Science Festival)
A night about research into deep space. Come and listen to Suzanne talk about the discovery and diversity of planets beyond our solar system; and Rob Fender (Professor of Astrophysics will give us the low-down on black holes.
Higgs and quantum (Pint of Science Festival)
A night of cutting edge and thoroughly intriguing physics! Daniela will discuss what we have learned about the Higgs boson from the Large Hadron Collider and Bob will take us to the interface between linguistics and quantum physics.