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SCIENTIFIC SNIPPETS

Starts 18th November, 10-11.30am, 3 Fridays, $23

Discount

3 weeks, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

CWEA, Christchurch

Session information

Sessions

Session 1
10:00 - 11:30
1 hour, 30 minutes
CWEA, Christchurch
    Session 2
    10:00 - 11:30
    1 hour, 30 minutes
    CWEA, Christchurch
      Session 3
      10:00 - 11:30
      1 hour, 30 minutes
      CWEA, Christchurch
        • With Membership discount $21.00 incl. GST
        • with Life Membership discount $21.00 incl. GST
        • $23.00 incl. GST

        Description

        Fascinated by science and the way our world works? Like variety? Then this course is for you. Speakers from quite different backgrounds will give us insights into their specialist subjects:

        -       18th Nov - Methane and its effects - Paul Broady. To what extent might methane reductions mitigate climate disruption?

        -       25th Nov - Mad and Bad Scientists - Dr Simon Pollard. Dr Victor Frankenstein may be the ultimate mad and bad scientist, but he had some serious competition in the real world of science.

        -       2 Dec – ‘Ecotain’ - Alan Stewart. Chief Scientific Officer PGG Wrightsons, The domestication of the weed narrow leaf Plantain for agricultural use and its potential to reduce nitrogen leaching. Find out about this incredible plant and how it might be part of the solution to farming’s contribution to the climate crisis.