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Science Group

Science Group

The Science Group talks and visits are open to every member of Knole. The talks are held on the first Thursday of the month from October to May at Sevenoaks Weald Memorial Hall by the village Green from 2.30 – 4.30 pm.  There is reasonable parking by the hall with further parking in the roads around the Green. There will be a charge of £2 per meeting and refreshments will be provided. The group aims to raise awareness and discussion of a broad range of science and technology issues with talks from a mix of invited speakers and our own members.

Talks 2017 – 2018

5 October 2017Tony ClaytonIntellectual Property, Knowledge and Innovation
2 November 2017Pat Norris
How satellites prevented World War III during the Cold War – can they do so again?
7 December 2017Dr Brian MarkerMineral Dust – Its relevance to society
4 January 2018Group MembersOur Favourite Scientists
1 February 2018Dr Stuart McDonaldWhy is Cancer difficult to treat?
1 March 2018Richard GidmanPower generation efficiency
5 April 2018Dr Peter DixonWhat has the chemical industry ever done for us?
3 May 2018Dr Elisabeth BradfordExploring how social
communication changes across the lifespan

Science Group Information and Updates