Past lectures

Take a look at past lectures we have held and view our gallery for photos taken at these events.

Past lectures

A celebration of women in astronomy

2019 - Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell

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Telescope on hill at night with stars shining

Surviving the century, hopes and threats from new technology’s

2018 - Lord Professor Martin Rees.

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Earth on fire in space

The key to quantum technologies: Being in two places at once

2016 - Professor Ben Murdin.

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Blue colour on black background

Inequalities in aging

2015 - Professor Sara Arber.

Mans face in black and white

The science and secrets of sleep

2014 - Professor Derk-Jan Dijk.

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Illustration of a brain