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Where am I From? Where Are You Going?

by Ryoji Noyori
Where am I From? Where Are You Going?
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 4 years ago | 690 views
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Scientific research is a never-ending 'journey of knowledge'. There is more meaning in experiencing various encounters and making a good journey itself than reaching the destination. Basic science has eternal cultural value; it has served to heighten....

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Picasso Guernica

by Harry Kroto
Picasso Guernica
for 14-18 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-18 and upwards | 5 years ago | 1140 views
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A brief description of Picasso's Guernica, an iconic anti-war painting inspired by the Spanish civil war in the 20th century

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00:41:00

Science, Society & Sustainability

by Harry Kroto
Science, Society & Sustainability
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 5 years ago | 775 views
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The fact that our modern world is so completely and precariously balanced on Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) makes an understanding of these disciplines by all in positions of significant responsibility vital. lthough wise decision-making ....

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An evaluation of construction materials and methods for multistorey buildings

by Yaming Qian
An evaluation of construction materials and methods for multistorey buildings
for 18-22 and upwards,
Postgraduate presentations | 18-22 and upwards | 6 years ago | 2474 views
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How do we choose the right materials for tall buildings?

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A Little Light Relief

by David Phillips
A Little Light Relief
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 7 years ago | 1321 views
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Light, particularly sunlight, is believed to be good for our health. Many ancient civilisations even attributed it with mystical healing powers.Renowned for his entertaining lectures, Professor David Phillips, President of the RSC, uses his expertise....

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00:45:00

Mary Somerville and the Empire of Science in the Nineteenth Century

by Jim Secord
Mary Somerville and the Empire of Science in the Nineteenth Century
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 7 years ago | 1105 views
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Prof. Jim Secord, Dept. of History and Philosophy of Science, Cambridge. Mary Somerville (1780-1872) was a leading mathematician and author of important books on the sciences: it was in connection with a review of one of these that the term "scientis....

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00:25:00

Computational Hydraulics: 1D flow routing and 2D flood forecast

by Georges Kesserwani
Computational Hydraulics: 1D flow routing and 2D flood forecast
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 7 years ago | 2651 views
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00:01:00

Invisible soil

by Jonathan Black
Invisible soil
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 7 years ago | 1076 views
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Research that makes it easier to see how structures behave

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00:10:00

How to stop a wobbly floor

by Malcolm Hudson
How to stop a wobbly floor
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 7 years ago | 1387 views
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Overview of research that not only reduces floor vibrations but also results in less material being needed in construction

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Benefits of BIM in the construction industry

by Zhaofei Xoing
Benefits of BIM in the construction industry
for 18-22 and upwards,
Lectures | 18-22 and upwards | 7 years ago | 2744 views
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Using building information modelling (BIM) in the construction industry

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Recycled streets

by Dept of Civil Engineering UoS
Recycled streets
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 9 years ago | 1274 views
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Developing an energy efficient concrete to reduce road repairs

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The eerie silence – are we alone in the universe?

by Paul Davies
The eerie silence – are we alone in the universe?
for 14-19 and upwards,
Lectures | 14-19 and upwards | 10 years ago | 1589 views
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Fifty years ago, a young astronomer named Frank Drake pointed a radio telescope at nearby stars in the hope of picking up a signal from an alien civilization. Thus began one of the boldest scientific projects in history: the Search for Extraterrestri....

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