Category Archives: Scibars
Monday 12 March 2018 Clive Saunders writes “We live in Mellor, which is a wonderful place for cloud spotting – and a popular location for thunderstorms. Before boundary changes, we were in the wettest place in Cheshire! In the talk … Continue reading
Monday 9 October 2017 The discovery in 1989 that small amounts of ‘ancient’ DNA are sometimes preserved in the bones and teeth of skeletons has led to many new developments in archaeology. These include the ability to identify the family … Continue reading
Monday 10 July 2017 Astronomy is based on the detection and analysis of light we receive from objects in the sky. It follows that progress in our understanding of the universe comes through advances in light-detection technology: we continue to … Continue reading
Monday 8 May, 6.30pm Talk by Dr Nicholas Fraser, consultant in pain management at Stepping Hill My talk will briefly cover the history and changing face of Medicine in regards to the management of pain. I will also discuss some … Continue reading
Monday 12 February 2018 Talk by Dr Roger Hunt, Consultant Histopathologist at University Hospital of South Manchester Details to follow Talk starts 6.30pm. All welcome, no charge.
Monday 11 September 2017 Details to follow Talk by Dr Ian Watson, Retired Consultant Clinical Biochemist, formerly Clinical Director at Aintree Hospital for Pathology Talk starts at 6.30pm. All welcome, no charge.
Monday 13 February 2017 Over the past 600 million years the UK has been in deep and tropical seas, covered in a forest and by ice, and in the middle of a desert. We will take a very quick look … Continue reading
Monday 12 June 2017 Pete Webb is a Chartered Geologist and fellow of the Geological Society of London. After a spell in academia, Peter joined the oil industry in 1974, working as a well-site geologist in the North Sea. Since … Continue reading
This talk (scheduled for January 2017) has been postponed, a new date in 2017 will be arranged. Pete Webb is a Chartered Geologist and fellow of the Geological Society of London. After a spell in academia, Peter joined the oil … Continue reading
Monday 12 September 2016 Talk by Chris Holcroft, Disruptive Technology Lead, Glass Technology Services in Sheffield From orthopaedics to energy security, exploring the unexpected places glass is used in society. When most people think of glass products they think of … Continue reading