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Programme of Meetings Scheduled for 2020
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15 January

John Hale

Feature Film: “Life Story” - The Discovery of DNA

19 February

Michael Edmonds

Observing the Effects of Nerve Damage in Diabetes

18 March

Malcolm Haas

The Mind and our Lives - ‘Taking the road less travelled’

Meeting postponed

15 April

Phil Judkins

Science, Theft and Treachery

Meeting postponed until April 2021

20 May

David Harris

Zoom Meeting Online:   What is Time?

17 June

Phil Judkins

Zoom Meeting Online:   Secrets and Spies

15 July

Michael Bailey

Zoom Meeting Online:   The LYON that Roared:
The Archaeology of an Early Steam Locomotive

19 August

Geoff Kirby

Zoom Meeting Online:   Covid-19: The Statistics

16 September

John Hale

Zoom Meeting Online:  Tech Forum & Discussion

21 October

Richard Cottrell

Zoom Meeting Online:
               Sir Jack Drummond - Scientist, Icon or Spy?

18 November

Jim White

Zoom Meeting Online: The Flora of Purbeck

16 December

Michael Wardle

Zoom Meeting Online: The Magic of Mathematics …

Online Geoff Kirby Presentations
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to hear each soundtrack
48 min Presentation
given December 2016
67 min Presentation
given December 2017
Early History of
Mathematics Quirky
Click HERE to see details of Geoff’s latest books
Click HERE to see Geoff’s latest Covid-19 Pandemic Stats