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Nobel Prize winner Professor Al Roth visited the University of Birmingham to give a guest lecture.

Trusting Atoms: The Last Trials of Ludwig Boltzmann

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24-27 September 2014Trusting Atoms: The Last Trials of Ludwig Boltzmann

Trusting Atoms: The Last Trials of Ludwig Boltzmann brings to life the passion, drama and suffering of one long-forgotten scientist of the 19th Century. Join Ludwig Boltzmann in his battle to save the dying theory of atoms, his equation and so his career in a hostile scientific environment.read more

Trusting Atoms: The Last Trials of Ludwig Boltzmann

SPOTLIGHT

24-27 September 2014Trusting Atoms: The Last Trials of Ludwig Boltzmann

Trusting Atoms: The Last Trials of Ludwig Boltzmann brings to life the passion, drama and suffering of one long-forgotten scientist of the 19th Century. Join Ludwig Boltzmann in his battle to save the dying theory of atoms, his equation and so his career in a hostile scientific environment.read more

Faith & Fortune

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8 November 2013-30 November 2014Faith & Fortune

Epochal moments in the early histories of two of the world's great religions – as illustrated by the currencies their followers created and circulated – are explored in this absorbing exhibition.read more

Faith & Fortune
8 November 2013-30 November 2014Faith & Fortune
Conscience, Service and Sacrifice: The Friends' Ambulance Unit in the First World War

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29 October 2014Conscience, Service and Sacrifice: The Friends' Ambulance Unit in the First World War

Historian Paul Handford MBE will be talking on the experiences of those individuals, who for conscience and other reasons, chose to serve in the non-combatant Friends' Ambulance Unit during World War I.read more

The Edward Cadbury Lectures 2014
25 November-3 December 2014The Edward Cadbury Lectures 2014