Past lectures

Thursday 6 December 2012

Schubert Quintet in A, D.667 ‘Trout’

    Eleanor Corr violin
    Xin Xin Liu viola
...

Wednesday 5 December 2012

When light from the Sun and the Moon enters our atmosphere, it is sometimes reflected, refracted and dispersed by tiny ice crystals,...

Tuesday 4 December 2012

Adrift and barely floating amidst financial crises, governments claim that they cannot afford to deliver on all their promises.  ...

Thursday 29 November 2012

This event marks the 350th anniversary of the publication of John Graunt’s London Bills of Mortality in 1662.

Part Three: How do...

Thursday 29 November 2012

This event marks the 350th anniversary of the publication of John Graunt’s London Bills of Mortality in 1662.

Part Two:...

Thursday 29 November 2012

This event marks the 350th anniversary of the publication of John Graunt's London Bills of Mortality in 1662.
Part One: Mortality...

Wednesday 28 November 2012

The British Architectural Library at the RIBA is the largest and most comprehensive resource in the United Kingdom for research and...

Tuesday 27 November 2012

The third lecture in the series deals with tuberculosis, of all diseases the most widely represented in literature, opera and...

Tuesday 27 November 2012

This lecture focuses on the relationship between markets and freedom and the extent to which freedom should be seen as being entirely a...

Thursday 22 November 2012

An exploration of the remarkable consequences of using Boltzmann's 1870s probability theory and cutting-edge 20th Century...

Wednesday 21 November 2012

Did the eye evolve and, if so, how?  Creationists and evolutionary biologists have argued over this controversy since Darwin...

Tuesday 20 November 2012

The Survey of London is the closest thing we have to an 'official' history of London, providing a fascinating insight into some of the...