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Our Elemental Past – EVENT CANCELLED

18th April 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


An in-conversation style lecture event organised and presented by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland on World Heritage day

Saturday 18 April (3pm-4.30pm) in the National Museum of Scotland auditorium

Free, but booking required online at https://www.sciencefestival.co.uk/event-details/our-elemental-past


On World Heritage Day, meet some of archaeological science’s best communicators of

fascinating topics, themed around earth, air, fire and water.

Chaired by broadcaster and comedian Susan Morrison, four experts give short talks on

the Earth’s elements. Dr Nick Hannon will explore LIDAR on Antonine Wall,

Dr Jo McKenzie looks down the microscope at Ness of Brodgar,

Dr Matthew Knight examines the Bronze Age Weapons from Duddingston Loch and

Alice Lyall discusses the effects of climate change on Neolithic Orkney World Heritage Site.


18th April 2020
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


National Museum Scotland Auditorium, use main entrance
Chambers Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1JF United Kingdom

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