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March 2017
When Boys Become Girls: EDCs in the Marine Environment
Professor Kenneth Leung, University of Hong Kong
 
 February 2017
What Killed the Dinosaurs?
Dr Steve Brusatte, University of Edinburgh
 

 

November 2016
The Brain, Our Inner GPS and the Dementia Time Bomb
Professor John O'Keefe (Nobel Prize winne 2014), University College London
 
 
October 2016
Male/Female/None of the Above
Dr Robin Lovell-Badge, Crick Institute, London
 
September 2016
Science or Bunkum: Can you tell the difference?
David Young
 
June 2016
Big Data & Statistics
Dr Philip Yu, University of Hong Kong
 
May 2016
Achieving Immortality
Dr Ben Goertzel, CSO of Aidiya Holdings, Chairman of Novamente LLC, Biomind LLC and the OpenCog Foundation. 
 
April 2016
Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Dr Kingston Mak, Chinese University of Hong Kong
 
March 2016
Language, Music and Reorientation
Professor Dekai Wu, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
February 2016
Ants Alive!
Dr Benoit Guenard, University of Hong Kong
 
14th December 2015
Christmas Quiz
 
 
2nd November 2015
Synthetic biology
Professor King Chow, Division of Life Sciences, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
 
5th October 2015
Low Carbon Innovation in China
Dr David Tyfield, Lancaster University and Chinese Academy of Sciences Guangzhou Institute for Geochemistry
 
 
7th September 2015
The Origin of the Universe
Professor Henry Tye, Director of Institute of Advanced Studies and Chair Professor of Physics, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
 
1st June 2015
The Science of Hope and Chronic Illness (and Sleep Apnea)
Professor Samuel Ho, University of Hong Kong, and Dr Cheung Lim Kwong, Director of the CLK Center of Cranio-Maxillofacial Facial and Dental Implants.
 
27th April 2015
Global Warming and the Oceans
Dr Richard Sempere, Director, Mediterranean Institute of Oceanography, France
 
2nd March 2015
Neuroplasticity and the Human Brain
Professor Tatia Lee, Chair Professor of Psychology, University of Hong Kong
 
2nd February 2015
Living in a Bacterial World: The Human Microbiome
Dr Manimozhiyan Arumugam, Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
 
1st December 2014
The Cafe Scientifque Christmas Quiz
 
3rd November 2014
The Elements of Life and Medicines
Professor Peter Sadler, Department of Chemistry, Warwick University, UK
 
6th October 2014
Molecular Machines: Friends or Enemies?
Professor Michel van Hove, Chair Professor of Physics, Hong Kong Baptist University
 
 1st September 2014
Dinosaurs: A Reptilian Dynasty That Took Flight
Dr Michael Pittman, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Hong Kong
 
 4th June 2014
Stardust: The Cosmic Seeds Of Life
Professor Sun Kwok, Chair Professor of Physics and Dean of the Faculty of Science, University of Hong Kong
 
5th May 2014
Plague: Past, Present & Future
Dr Elisabeth Carniel, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
 
7th April 2014
Living Until 120?
Professor Reinhard Renneberg, Department of Chemsitry, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
 
3rd March 2014
Emotion, Perception and Delusion
Dr Edoardo Zamuner, Department of Philosophy, University of Hong Kong
 
10th February 2014
Artificial Intelligence
Dr Ben Goertzel, CSO of Aidiya Holdings, Chairman of Novamente LLC, Biomind LLC and the OpenCog Foundation. 
2nd December 2013
Scientific Wine Tasting
Herald Vanderlinde, WSET wine educator
4th November 2013
Bird Flu: Should Our Feathers Be Ruffled?
Professor Malik Peiris, Chair of Virology, School of Public Health, University of Hong Kong
7th October 2013
Maths & Art
Professor Felipe Cucker, Chair Professor of Mathematics, City University of Hong Kong
2nd September 2013
How We See The World
Professor Will Hayward, Head of the Department of Psychology, University of Hong Kong
24th June 2013
Is There Life On Mars
Dr. Man Hoi Lee, Department of Earth Sciences, University of Hong Kong
27th May 2013
Pain & the Brain
Professor Nick Rawlins, Department of Psychology and Pro Vice Chancellor, University of Oxford, UK

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