• 2015 is the International Year of Light to recognise the importance of light in all facets of modern life.

  • VIDEO: 2014 Distinguished Speaker Marcus du Sautoy on the maths underpinning art ... and art behind maths.

  • UK chemist Dr Peter Wothers will give demonstration lectures, suitable for all ages, and public talks.

  • 2014 Rutherford Medallist Peter Schwerdtfeger on the super heavy end of the periodic table of elements.

  • Tangata Whenua: an Illustrated History wins the 2015 Royal Society of New Zealand Science Book Prize.

  • Audio available soon for Philip Ball's talks on the artist’s colour palette and the history and science of making objects invisible.

  • 2015 is the International Year of Light to recognise the importance of light in all facets of modern life.

  • VIDEO: 2014 Distinguished Speaker Marcus du Sautoy on the maths underpinning art ... and art behind maths.

  • UK chemist Dr Peter Wothers will give demonstration lectures, suitable for all ages, and public talks.

  • 2014 Rutherford Medallist Peter Schwerdtfeger on the super heavy end of the periodic table of elements.

All our lectures are open to the general public, although with high profile international speakers, we offer our members preferential booking.