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    • 'Nativity' in the bone-bearing beds of Bethlehem

      'Nativity' in the bone-bearing beds of Bethlehem

      An Earth Sciences seminar

      23 July 2014 16:00

      Mineralogy Seminar Room

      Dr Rivka Rabinovich
      Institute of Archaeology, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

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    • Indefatigable Naturalists: Wallace and Darwin on the Evolutionary Trail

      Indefatigable Naturalists: Wallace and Darwin on the Evolutionary Trail

      Annual A.R. Wallace Lecture 2014

      30 July 2014 16:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Dr Jim Costa
      Executive Director, Highlands Biological Station and Professor of Biology, Western Carolina University

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    • Daubenton placements

      Daubenton placements

      A collections management seminar

      7 August 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Participants from the Natural
      History Museum, National
      Museums Wales and World
      Museum Liverpool share
      their experiences from Daubenton
      training visits.

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    • Tomography for Scientific Advancement symposium

      Tomography for Scientific Advancement symposium

      A three day symposium

      1 September 2014

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      International speakers present 3 days of talks on advancements in computed tomography (CT) design, software and a wide range of scientific applications.

      Registration required, opens 6 May 2014.

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    • UK Plant Evolution Meeting 2014

      UK Plant Evolution Meeting 2014

      A Centre for Ecology and Evolution event

      8 September 2014

      OFF-SITE

      Venue: Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh

      A meeting aimed to strengthen and build the community of plant evolutionary biologists in the UK

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    • Synthesis and international collection work

      Synthesis and international collection work

      A collections management seminar

      25 September 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Rob Huxley
      An update on the Synthesis programme: outcomes and other international work.

    • VFactor - hear the facts! A year with the Diatom Collections

      VFactor - hear the facts! A year with the Diatom Collections

      A volunteer programme seminar

      9 October 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Jovita Yesilyurt, Edgley Cesar and Ali Thomas

    • Partnership working: National case studies

      Partnership working: National case studies

      How can a natural science museum work with a local record centre effectively?

      4 December 2014 14:30

      Flett Lecture Theatre

      Steve Hewitt
      Curator of Natural Sciences, Tullie House Museum and Gallery
      Teresa Frost
      Manager, Cumbria Records Centre