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17 January

Sean Walls

Tracking Dragonflies and Birds

21 February

John Lillington

Nuclear Power: Past, Present and Future

21 March

John Forsdyke

Small Wonders - Microscopy

18 April

Phil Judkins

Convoy – The War at Sea

16 May

Ray Jones

Working with H.M. Submarines

20 June

Andy Ramsbottom

The New Quay in Poole Docks

18 July

Alan Turner

Science of LSM Organ with Demonstration

15 August

[No Meeting]

19 September

Cheryl Bailey

Modern Day Psychiatry: Art, Science or Mumbo Jumbo?

17 October

David Harris

How it all Began - Part I  The Non Organic Universe

21 November

David Harris

How it all Began - Part II The Organic Universe

19 December

Geoff Kirby

The Wonderful World of Non-Dimensional Number Groups

Geoff Kirby Presentations
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48 min Presentation
given December 2016
67 min Presentation
given December 2017
Early History of
Mathematics Quirky





16 January

Steve Etches

Stories from Deep Time - The Etches Collection

20 February

Rodrigo Ortiz-Vázquez


20 March

John Forsdyke

Even Smaller Wonders - Microscopy

17 April

Phil Judkins

Spies, Science and the Deceptions masking D-Day

15 May

Alan Neal


19 June

Malcolm Haas

How the Mind Works

17 July

21 August

18 September

Colin Divall


16 October

Richard Edmonds

The Great Bindon Landslide of 1839

20 November

18 December