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February 2018

Maggots, Murder & Museums

February 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street, 163-157 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3EW United Kingdom
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Ashleigh Whiffin, Assistant Curator of Entomology at National Museums Scotland (NMS) Presents “Maggots, Murder & Museums" She’ll be sharing her passion for insects, explaining what happens behind the scenes at the museum and why the insect collection is so important, as well as delving deeper into the delights of carrion insects and forensic entomology.   About the Speaker: Ashleigh caught the Entomology buzz when studying for a BSc in Forensic Science, becoming fascinated by carrion insects; the insects attracted to…

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Where is my Flying Car?

February 26 @ 7:15 pm - 9:30 pm
The Admiral Bar, 72a Waterloo Street
Glasgow, G2 7DA United Kingdom
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In 2011 the Scientific community celebrated 100 years since the discovery of the superconductivity, which is an ability of a material to conduct electric currents without any resistive losses. When a superconductor is placed in a magnetic field it can float over it. This peculiar effect, known as superconducting levitation, fascinated sci-fi writers and the imminent appearance of flying cars on our street seemed to be just the matter of time. Indeed, flying cars have been just 30 years away…

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March 2018

Glasgow Skeptics visit Café Scientifique: Mapping the Clyde

March 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Waterstones Sauchiehall Street, 163-157 Sauchiehall Street
Glasgow, G2 3EW United Kingdom
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So we don't have an official Glasgow Skeptics event on this date ... but our friends over in Cafe Scientifique have got something to tickle your fancy instead. This month's topic: Mapping the Clyde For more information about Café Scientifique: Visit their website: http://www.gla.ac.uk/events/cafescientifique/ The talk is free - although they do ask for donations. Accessibility information for the venue can be found here: https://www.disabledgo.com/access-guide/glasgow-city-council/waterstones-3

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Science & Skepticism Pub Quiz: In association with BSA Glasgow

March 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Admiral Bar, 72a Waterloo Street
Glasgow, G2 7DA United Kingdom
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View event on Facebook here Doors open at 7, kickoff at 7.30 British Science Association Glasgow Branch and Glasgow Skeptics invite you to join us and test your levels of general ignorance on all things Science-y and Skepticism-y. You don't need to have a team in advance ... come join us in the evening and you can team up with others when you get there. This is event is free to attend, although we will be asking for donations ...…

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