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SCIENCE & THE ARTS

in Leeds

NEWS AND FUTURE EVENTS

If lockdown is making the world seem a little monochrome why not bring some colour back in by clicking here to listen to the excellent talk on 'A history of pigments: from cave painting to the present day ' which was given to us by Dr. Christine Holdstock this week.


Was Beethoven's Ninth Symphony a mistake...??? Richard Wagner certainly thought so - but why? Click here to hear Professor Julian Rushton explain all in his recent lecture to LPLS.


And if you missed the 2020 Priestley Lecture - ‘Edward Jenner - the Man Who Changed the World’ by Professor Gareth Williams, University of Bristol, you can watch it on You Tube by clicking here - with news breaking each week about vaccines against Covid-19, last year's Priestley Lecture has never been more timely - and not to be missed!