UCL STS Seminars

Second and Third Terms 2009

January 19 Rebecca Higgitt (National Maritime Museum)

‘The Royal Observatory Greenwich and its publics; past and present’

February 2 Kathleen Richardson (Cambridge)

‘Challenging Sociality? Nerds, geeks and sociable robots at MIT’

March 2 Jane Calvert (Edinburgh)

‘Reflections on the role of social scientists in synthetic biology’

March 16 workshop in History and Philosophy of Mathematics and Computing

**An event organised by the Lunar Society**

March 23 Simon Singh

‘Fermat’s Last Theorem – the making of the TV documentary’

Location: AV Hill Lecture Theatre

April 27 Ben Martin (Sussex)

‘Research misconduct: does self-policing work?’

Seminars take place in Room G.3, 22 Gordon Square, starting at 5pm, unless otherwise indicated

Department of Science and Technology Studies University College London

Gower Street London WC1E 6BT UK 020 7679 1328 office – 020 7679 2328 fax – [email protected]www.ucl.ac.uk/sts