Pint of Science - Planet Earth

The Arch Rivals, 4 Netherton Court, Worcester WR1 3AU

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Pint of Science, in association the the University of Worcester, is excited to present three evenings of live science talks on the theme of "Planet Earth" at The Arch Rivals.

The programme of events is:

Monday 20th May
These are the drones you’re looking for…
Professor Ian Maddock - Drones for good: using unmanned aerial vehicles for river surveys

Rebecca Collins (PhD student) -Terrestrial laser scanning and 3D river bank modelling

Tuesday 21st May
How are healthy vegetables produced? Coping with plant diseases
Dr Mary Hanson- Are crop pathogens spoilt for choice?

Dr Timothy Pettit - Using slime to stop crop diseases

Wednesday 22nd May
African issues: an evening of two halves
Dr Alan Dixon - Sustainable development in Africa

Dr David Storey - “Africa won the World Cup”. Football, identity and nationality swapping