Science at your local

Come chat with a scientist over a pint

This August we are holding four pub events where you can have an informal chat with scientists and ask all the questions you always wanted to know.

Friday 7th August 5.30pm @TheSoarPoint

(The Newarke, Leicester LE2 7BY)

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Dr. Ana Verissimo will talk about her research on abdominal aortic aneurysms. What is an aneurysm? How is it detected? Is there a treatment? How do scientists study the disease?

Tuesday 11th August 5.30pm @TheFont

(52 Gateway St, Leicester LE2 7DP)

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Dr. Malgorzata Bednarz will talk about geology, shale gas and how tiny worms help fracking huge petroleum reservoirs.

Tuesday 18th August, 5.30pm @TheFont

(52 Gateway St, Leicester LE2 7DP)

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Professor Dave Lambert will talk about how pain and anaesthetics work.

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