Past lectures

Thursday 30 October 2014

The afternoon programme will explore the History of Statistics from various novel standpoints. 

Professor McDonald will...

Wednesday 29 October 2014

The UK plays a pivotal role in Europe's financial markets. The financial crisis has changed the EU single market and triggered a...

Monday 27 October 2014

Recent work has brought together what we know of the Anglo-Saxon and medieval cathedrals beneath and around Wren's St Paul's, the City...

Thursday 23 October 2014

'If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is Nature's way' (Aristotle). 

Mimicry forms the basis of Medical...

Wednesday 22 October 2014

An introduction to how the treatment of congenital heart disease can be viewed as an example of the complex mixture of technology,...

Wednesday 22 October 2014

Unlike the stars and galaxies, dark matter does not give off any radiation – we can only detect it through its gravitational pull...

Tuesday 21 October 2014

In his Principia Isaac Newton used his law of universal gravitation and three laws of motion to explain elliptical planetary...

Monday 20 October 2014

Nearly 20 years of archaeological investigation of the Thames intertidal zone at Greenwich, mostly undertaken by volunteer teams, have...

Thursday 16 October 2014

The world faces environmental challenges from global to local levels. Well-rehearsed but impenetrable issues, include the increased...

Wednesday 15 October 2014

The philosophical and historical development of what may be regarded as essential human rights will be traced.  It is essential to...

Tuesday 14 October 2014

The Morality of Samuel Johnson’s Rasselas. Dr Johnson was one of the most vigorous intellectuals of the eighteenth century...

Monday 13 October 2014

An overview of the results of over 40 years of archaeological research into the origins, development and decline of the Middle Saxon...