Science Technology and Society
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Science affects all aspects of our life as we are being constantly reminded during this period of coronavirus lockdown. Everybody has questions about science and technology and the way it is affecting their lives.
Ask a Scientist
This is a set of simple question and answer pages open to all who wish to use them. Initially questions and answers will be given as comments to the main Ask a Scientist page but may be archived as groups of comments or Specific named pages as they grow.
There will also be Zoom meetings on a regular basis to allow for face to face discussion and presentations the current planned date is 10:00 to 12:00 on the fourth Tuesday morning in the month.
The Sapiens Project
This is a substantial video based study project based on the Book Sapiens a Brief History of Humankind By Yuval Noah Harari Published by Harvill Secker Random house ISBN 97818 4655 8328 Hardback ISBN 97818 4655 8245 Paperback
There is a TED talk available this also gives a short synopsis of the course contents
Coffee and Chat
This is a simple written format chat page where members can chat about anything that they like at any time of day or night. As membership develops "separate tables" discussion groups on specific topics will be developed.
Please address any queries to the Groups Co-Ordinator and quote SciTech in your message.