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Exhibition: Back from the Dead: Demystifying Antibiotics

4 November 2016 – 21 May 2017, Museum of the History of Science, Oxford University The rise of the superbug. A pressing contemporary issue? Or a problem dating back 80 years? Will modern medicine save us from antibiotic resistance, or will we need to save ourselves? 2016 marks the 75th anniversary of the first human [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:19+00:00 October 15th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, General Events, Museums, News, University of Oxford|Comments Off on Exhibition: Back from the Dead: Demystifying Antibiotics

“MEDIEVAL PHYSICS IN OXFORD” ONE-DAY CONFERENCE

This event will be a one-day conference on the 27th February 2016 at St Cross College, Oxford on medieval physics in Oxford. This conference is intended to challenge the commonly held view of the prolonged gap in the progress of Western civilisation's understanding of the natural world between the theories of the Ancient Greeks, led [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:22+00:00 December 9th, 2015|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, News, University of Oxford|Comments Off on “MEDIEVAL PHYSICS IN OXFORD” ONE-DAY CONFERENCE

Deadline extended: CfP Ada Lovelace Postgraduate Workshop

Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace “That brain of mine is more than merely mortal; as time will show.” A workshop for graduate students and early career researchers Tuesday 8 December 2015 Mathematics Institute and St Anne’s College, Oxford The mathematician Ada Lovelace (1815-1852), daughter of poet Lord Byron, is celebrated as [...]

By | 2015-09-09T03:48:09+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Conferences, Symposia & Workshops, University of Oxford|Comments Off on Deadline extended: CfP Ada Lovelace Postgraduate Workshop