Are you sitting on a treasure trove? The phone in your pocket contains many precious metals which would be very beneficial to recover and recycle. As they are in the phones in relatively small quantities, the answer to the question is probably not. But with mobile phones it’s the numbers game that counts. There are […]Read more "OCT 2015: My Precious"
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Monday 15th December @ 7:30pm Come down and celebrate the geek mid winter with the Unhackable Quiz. What is the Unhackable Quiz? Its an audiovisual feast for the terminally curious based on mysterious objects submitted by some of my favourite curators, researchers, artists and science practitioners. Expect tales of caddish nobel laureates and silver screen […]Read more "The Unhackable Quiz"
Monday 17th November The Second World War is usually seen as the main war for medical innovation with penicillin the “wonder drug” and blood transfusion—but in fact it was the First War that had the biggest surprise with new therapies and improved outcomes. It was a template for the NHS. Professor Nick Bosanquet Emeritus Professor […]Read more "WWI: The Medical Surprise with Nick Bosanquet"
Monday 20th October 2014 As a Forensic Entomologist Amoret’s research has been conducted on still born piglets in the UK and donated cadavers at the famous Body Farm in the USA. Amoret is also a consultant to the police forces and forensic providers across the county, lending her forensic entomology knowledge to estimate time since […]Read more "Crime Scene Insects with Amoret Whitaker"