Lectures and Presentations

  1. Deborah Blum answers questions following her talk 'The Poisoner's Guide to Life' given as part of the At Six series at Te Whare Aparangi, Royal Society of New Zealand. Deborah Blum, a Pulitzer prize-winning science journalist, author and blogger and she spoke on her book 'The Poisoner’s Handbook' which explores building of forensic science in both poison homicide and in public health and looks at the ways its lessons helps us navigate our chemical world today.

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  2. Professor Deborah Blum gives her talk 'The Poisoner's Guide to Life' as part of the At Six series at Te Whare Aparangi, Royal Society of New Zealand. Deborah Blum, a Pulitzer prize-winning science journalist, professor, author and blogger, spoke on her book 'The Poisoner’s Handbook' which explores building of forensic science in both poison homicide and in public health and looks at the ways its lessons helps us navigate our chemical world today.

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  4. Sir John Sulston chaired the Royal Society, London's report 'People and the Planet' looking at the science behind the pressures population growth and consumption may place on our finite planet. He was in New Zealand thanks to the Royal Society, to give the 2013 Rutherford Memorial Lecture for the Royal Society of New Zealand.

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  5. In this talk – the sixth of the 10×10 Lectures – Robert McLachlan, professor of applied mathematics at Massey University, covers current attempts to grapple with the unpredictable, using such things as chaos theory and supercomputer simulations, and shows how what we really need is to be able to discern just what can, and cannot, be predicted.

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