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The Twentieth Century Think Tank offers broad coverage of 20th- and 21st-century topics in the history, philosophy and sociology of science, technology and medicine. The regular programme of papers and discussions takes place on Thursdays over lunch.
Think Tank meetings are held on Thursdays, 1–2pm in Seminar Room 2, Department of History and Philosophy of Science. All welcome!
Organised by Richard Staley, Mary Brazelton, Helen Curry and Susanne Schmidt.
If you have a question about this list, please contact: David Thompson. If you have a question about a specific talk, click on that talk to find its organiser.
2 upcoming talks and 55 talks in the archive.
Shifting formats, changing priorities in the modern Chinese materia medica genre: from Zhao Yuhuang's single items to drugs in acupuncture channels
Lena Springer (Needham Research Institute).
Thursday 04 May 2017, 13:00-14:00
Listening to scientists' stories: using the British Library's 'An Oral History of British Science' archive
Ruth Wainman (University of Kent).
Thursday 11 May 2017, 13:00-14:00
Please see above for contact details for this list.
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Other talksPoetic electrons: Ted Hughes and the mayfly Professor Alain Vanderplasschen: Conserved fever pathways across vertebrates: a herpesvirus delays fish behavioural fever through expression of a decoy Tnfα receptor The problem of working memory: How does the brain keep information in mind? Scotland's first Industrial Revolution: a spatial economic analysis based on the Statistical Accounts Music, Rhythm and Developmental Dyslexia. Neuroimaging of the emergence of cognition in infants and its clinical applications