Category: Past Lectures

  • Easing the Pain:  What we know about chronic pain management

    Friday, 23 March 2018 Speaker: Marjorie Corisine Lecture title: Easing the Pain:  What we know about chronic pain management Lecture Summary   Throughout the course of our lives, many of us develop some sort of chronic pain. Sometimes we are able to resolve the pain.  Sometimes we must endure the pain knowing  that the condition may persist […]

  • E = MC2: Explanations and applications of Einstein’s relativity theory

    Friday, 23 February 2018 Speaker: Carson Mok Lecture title: E = MC2: Explanations and applications of Einstein’s relativity theory Lecture Summary Einstein’s Theory of Relativity is one of the two pillars of modern physics. Rigid ideas about time, space and mass were bent in his famous equation, E = MC2. The theory has influenced physics research […]

  • Tales from the Woods

    Ron Ayling will present the often fascinating, and sometimes weird and unusual, world of trees. 26 January, 2018