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Unlocking the Secrets of Our Past

April 13 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Images of scientists and technicians working on radio carbon dating techniques at the Scottish Universities Environmental Research Centre, Glasgow. Images requested by Lisa Brown. Iain Murdoch

Saturday 13 April (3pm). National Museum of Scotland auditorium, Edinburgh.
Discuss and explore how science, technology and innovation in archaeology are used to unlock secrets of the past, with the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland’s Fellows Dr Alison Sheridan and Dr Lisa Brown, chaired by theoretical physicist, science author and broadcaster Professor Jim Al-Khalili.
Presented and organised by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, as part of the 2019 Edinburgh International Science Festival. Free but booking required. For information and to book a place visit www.sciencefestival.co.uk/ or phone 0131 226 0005.

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Website:
http://www.socantsot.org

Venue

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

Organiser

SoAS

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