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The Black Heroes of Mathematics

In this Public Lecture, Dr. Nira Chamberlain looks at the Black Heroes of Mathematics. The 2017 film, Hidden Figures, is based on the true story of a group of black female mathematicians that served…

From  Dawn Wasley on July 7th, 2020 0 likes 105 plays 0  

London Mathematical Society Virtual Graduate Student Meeting 2020 - Peter Varju (Cambridge)

Friday 19th June 2020 London Mathematical Society Virtual Graduate Student Meeting 2020 Peter Varju (Cambridge): Title: Random polynomials and random walks.

From  Liam Holligan on June 22nd, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Week 1 Charles Raab and Michelle Spektor discuss the constroversies around the introduction of Biometric ID systems

Data Controversies 2020A discussion of national biometric enhanced ID systems, policy making and opposition, based on the previous talks.

From  James Stewart on April 1st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Notes on a Historical Hall

St Cecilia's Hall is Scotland's oldest purpose built concert hall and home to the University of Edinburgh's musical instrument collection. Learn about the building's interesting…

From  Malcolm Brown on February 19th, 2020 0 likes 25 plays 0  

AccSoc2 - LV14.2 Valorisation Resistance Mechanisation

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From  Brian McGrail on April 26th, 2019 0 likes 71 plays 0  

AccSoc2 LV14.1 - The Social Shaping of Technology

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From  Brian McGrail on April 26th, 2019 0 likes 90 plays 0  

AccSoc2 - LV13.1 Diversity in Question - Adaptation and Adversity

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From  Brian McGrail on April 19th, 2019 0 likes 146 plays 0  

ME Campaign in Parliament & Impact of Brexit on Research - Carol Monaghan MP

Talk in the Royal Society Pairing Scheme by Carol Monaghan, MP. There are some sound issues which effected the introduction however these were sorted for Carol Monaghan's seminar.

From  Stephen Cass on April 18th, 2019 0 likes 52 plays 0  

AccSoc2 - LV12.1 Changing Society: when the system is the self

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From  Brian McGrail on April 11th, 2019 0 likes 120 plays 0  

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

Prof Agustin Fuentes - Why do we believe_

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

Prof Elaine Howard Ecklund - Science and Religion in Global Public Life

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

Dr Niki Vermeulen, Dr Bill Jenkins and team - Curious Edinburgh

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 1 likes 32 plays 0  

Prof. Agustin Fuentes - Who are we_ Belief, evolution, and our place in the world

Prof. Agustin Fuentes - Who are we_ Belief, evolution, and our place in the world

From  Lesley Middlemass on April 9th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Welcome - Dr Jeremy Crang

A warm welcome from the Dean of Students in the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Dr Jeremy Crang. March 2019.

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 1,148 plays 0  

Sports Union - Paul Duffy

An overview of the Edinburgh University Sports Union from Paul Duffy. President of the Sports Union 2018/19. March 2019.

From  Colin McLean on March 28th, 2019 0 likes 238 plays 0