Dorset Humanists Science Course

You don’t have to be an Einstein to enjoy this course. It has been designed to make science accessible to anyone with an enquiring mind. One of the aims of Dorset Humanists is to promote the public understanding of science. This course does exactly that.

Our course leaders are our own members: Chris Street has a master’s degree in medicinal chemistry and is a science tutor, Phil Butcher studied physics at Cambridge and has had a career in the nuclear industry, Greg Atkins has doctorates in genetics and virology, subjects he taught at Trinity College Dublin and Graham Marshall studied physics at Birmingham and Nottingham universities and had a career in science.

1.Mon 2nd Sept: Scientific Method & Pseudoscience - Phil
2.Mon 9th Sept: A Universe From Nothing? - Graham and/or Chris
3.Mon 16th Sept: How Did Life Begin? - Chris
4.Mon 23rd Sept: Why Evolution is True - Chris
5.Mon 30th Sept: Quantum Physics & Relativity Made Relatively Simple - Phil
6.Mon 7th Oct: Atoms & Chemicals - Phil
7.Mon 14th Oct: How to Catch a Virus - Greg
8.Mon 21st Oct: Emerging Infectious Diseases - Greg
9.Mon 28th Oct: Our Last Century? The Future of Science - TBC

All sessions 7.30pm – 9.15pm at Moordown Community Centre Coronation Avenue, Moordown BH9 1TW.

£30 for nonmembers; £20 for paid-up DH members. Concessions available for students and unwaged. Pay cash on the first night. Figures quoted are the total amount for the whole course. Book early to avoid disappointment – a limited number of places.

Contact: ? 07910 886629

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