Hillingdon

Science Technology

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Interest Group leaders: Carol Mitchell & Hilary Place
Meeting information: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month at 10am to 12pm.
Meeting venue: Hillingdon.

** We will now run Hybrid meetings - face-to-face in the venue and on Zoom. **

Any Hu3a member is welcome to join the group, even if you just want a taster. You can contact Carol via the 'Click to send a message!' above.

The format of our meetings is that members speak on their chosen subject.

All the ‘ologies, physics, chemistry and their importance in everything around us - now and in the future.

  • Great Scientists and Engineers and their achievements
  • How things are designed, made and work
  • Plants and Animals
  • Earth, Planets and the Universe. The Big Bang
  • Maths in Arts, Science and Engineering
  • All Materials and their applications
  • Genes and DNA. Evolution. Health.
  • Medicine. Medical applications of Science and Technology.
  • All sources of energy. Energy efficiency. Energy security.
  • Nuclear Energy. Uses of Radioactivity.
  • Oil or gas limited? Then what?
  • Applications of Chemicals
  • Weather. Water. Global Warming.
  • Geology, Volcanoes, Earthquakes, Tsunami, Manmade disasters
  • Nanotechnology
  • Computers and digital everything.
  • Structures, Bridges
  • Gadgets. Puzzles.

So our meetings are suitable for all levels.

Our 2022 Programme (all now back in the hall)

DateSubjectSpeaker
2nd FebruaryThe Periodic TableJohn Howard
16th FebruaryWhat's so good about sex?Sheppy Shepherd
2nd MarchTBATBA
16th MarchIdeas to RealityMalcolm Grimshaw (Former Head of Physical Sciences,Cambridge)
6th AprilArchaeology at Cranford ParkPaul McGarrity (Community Engagement Project Officer for Cranford Park)
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Antiques & Collectables Art - Mixed Media
Art Appreciation Backgammon
Badminton Ballroom & Sequence Tea Dance
Bird Study Group Book Group
Book Group 1 Book Group 2
Book Group 3 Book Group 4
Bridge Beginners Bridge Improvers
Canal Art and Culture Canasta
Chamber Concerts Chess
Chinese Beginners Mandarin Computer Club
Creative Writing Cribbage
Cryptic Crosswords Current Affairs
Digital Photography Ecclesiastical Architecture
Family History Film Studies 1
Film Studies 2 French Beginners
French Improvers French Intermediate 1
French Intermediate 2 Garden Appreciation 1
Garden Appreciation 2 Garden Appreciation 3
Gardening (Hands On) Geology
German Beginners German Conversation 1
German Conversation 2 Guitar
History Interknit Cafe
Interknit Cafe 3 Italian Beginners
Italian Improvers Italian Improvers 2
Italian Improvers 3 Kids Abroad
Local History London Walks
Mahjongg Meditation
Military History Mind Your Language
Opera Appreciation 1 Painting For Pleasure
Petanque Play Reading 2
Poetry for Pleasure Quilting
Rambling Rodneys MOOC Recommendations
Rodneys Podcast Recommendations Rummikub
Science Technology Scottish Country Dancing
Scrabble Singers U3A
Social History Spanish 1
Spanish 2 Spanish Beginners
Spanish Improvers 1 Spanish Improvers 2
Sunday Concerts Sunday Lunches
Tai Chi Tenpin Bowling
Theatre Visits Theology
Travel Experience Group Ukulele
Welsh World Wide Wines