The evenings are getting cooler but at the Dana Centre the topics are still hot. Test your knowledge on fracking, explore immortality with the story of Henrietta Lacks, and glimpse the future of science fiction as our autumn season kicks off.
12 November 2013
Why do some people get addicted to drink and drugs? What can be done to help them? When psychoactive drugs are made illegal, research into their medicinal properties becomes almost impossible. Join us for a discussion on addiction.
14 November 2013
Nima Arkani-Hamed, one of the world’s leading and most exciting theoretical physicists, shares his ideas on where fundamental physics might be heading.
Could you use smell alone to detect the hidden ingredients in a specially created menu? Can you beat the expert tasters and the machine?
Carbon offsetting? That is so last-year! View the show about infidelity offsetting and see the post-show debate on carbon economy.
We take an original and inventive look at the possibilities...
Discover how an invisible physical phenomenon has been revealed within an amazing textile-static mirror.
What did you think of the last Dana Centre event you came to?
Which hot topics would you like us to explore?
"Could going veggie save the planet?" - The Dana Team
"Has the rise of social networking sites really improved your social life?" - The Dana team
"Which strategies would be most effective in creating the behavioural changes necessary to reduce climate change?" - The Dana team
"The chemistry of melanin is important in dermatology, ophthalmology etc etc. These topics were only touched upon. Why anyone can think of the skin classification system as racist is beyond me!..." - Matthew