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Swords to ploughshares

Dr Chris Lavers, University of Plymouth

Venue: Kingswood School, Bath — Creed Room — Dixon 6th Form Centre

April 18, 2012 at 19:30

A talk, based upon Chrisí 13th Science-Art exhibition, funded by the Institute of Physics, pioneers contemporary themes at the interface between science and art. He explores the transfer of military technologies into civilian applications with insights into such items as: microwave ovens, thermal imaging, the Swiss Army knife and geostationary satellites.

The talk will be followed by a discussion and buffet.

Members and non-members are welcome.

Tortoise - Thermal image - Chris Lavers
Galapagos tortoise

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