Science in Society

The Food, The Bad and The Ugly

Thursday 21 February, 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm

Suitability: 14 Yrs+


You might not think it, but sometimes science, especially in the past, can be bad sometimes even downright ugly! Join the 3 Chemistry Amigos, Professor Burns, Dr Michael Walker and Dr Diarmaid Hanna for this varied talk unveiling the dirty truth of science ranging from:
Death by Food: the quirky, tragic and preventable ways we can be at risk from food.
Romance, Murder and Mystery: Poisonings in Victorian Glasgow.
Rogues and Comedians in Chemistry: a look at some of the Chemists who disgraced the science and one or two who brought humour to the subject.
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