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26th
April
Thursday 26th Apr 2018, 06.30pm to 07.30pm
Oxford University Museum of Natural History Parks Road Oxford OX1 3PW

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...

26th
April
Thursday 26th Apr 2018, 07.30pm to 09.30pm
Lower Gallery, Abingdon Abbey 18 Thames Street, Abingdon , OX14 3HZ

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...

28th
April
Saturday 28th Apr 2018, 11.00am to Sunday 29th Apr 2018, 04.00pm
Various locations across Oxford

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. 

29th
April
Sunday 29th Apr 2018, 09.00am to 05.30pm
Denys Wilkinson Building, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3RH

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).

3rd
May
Thursday 3rd May 2018, 06.30pm to 08.30pm
Oxford University Museum of Natural History Parks Road Oxford OX1 3PW

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?...

9th
May
Wednesday 9th May 2018, 06.30pm to 07.30pm
Oxford University Museum of Natural History Parks Road Oxford OX1 3PW

The Messy Story of Human Origin

Beyond our African origins, little is yet known about the emergence of our species.

14th
May
Monday 14th May 2018, 07.30pm to 09.30pm
The Oxford Retreat 1-2 Hythe Bridge St., Oxford OX1 2EW

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.

15th
May
Tuesday 15th May 2018, 07.30pm to 09.30pm
The Oxford Retreat 1-2 Hythe Bridge St., Oxford OX1 2EW

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.