Worcester

Science & Technology

At Wichenford Village Hall, postcode WR6 6YY on Mon at 1000hr. See Links for latest Programme.

Leader and Contact: Professor Rod Latham.

The principal purpose of the group is to provide a forum for updating U3A members of all professional backgrounds as to what are the modern developments in science and technology. To this end, a key aim of the group is to concentrate on basic concepts, rather than mathematical formalism, and so is of potential interest to anyone who has an enthusiasm for learning about “what makes the world go round”.

The group has grown from an initial nucleus of ten or so members to its present complement of around forty enthusiasts drawn from both the arts and the sciences.

Its meetings consist of a formal presentation (talk or film) for the first hour, followed by coffee and a general discussion of whatever topic is of current interest. By general agreement, this second half of each meeting is particularly appreciated since it adds a social dimension to the Group.

Rod Latham
May 2017

More Group Pages
#Virtual Art and Philosophy #Virtual Belly Dancing #Virtual Creative Writing #Virtual Discussion 1
#Virtual Discussion 2 #Virtual Economics Discussion #Virtual French Advanced #Virtual French Intermediate
#Virtual Genealogy #Virtual German Conversation #Virtual German for Improvers #Virtual German Intermediate
#Virtual Italian Intermediate #Virtual Jazz and Big Bands #Virtual Local History 1 #Virtual Local History 4
#Virtual Photography A/V #Virtual Photography Creative #Virtual Photography Practical #Virtual Poetry for Enjoyment
#Virtual Reading Group 1 #Virtual Reading Group 2 #Virtual Reading Modern Novels #Virtual Shakespearians
#Virtual Spanish Conversation #Virtual Transport & Machinery Adventures in Music Ancient World
Art - Painting - Basic Art - Painting - Basic 2 Art - Painting for Pleasure Art and Philosophy
Board and Card Games Bridge 1 (Duplicate) Bridge 2 (Rubber/Chicago) Bridge-Gentle Duplicate
Chainmaille Jewellery Choir Computing-Basic Computing-Forum
Crafts Creative Writing Croquet Cryptic Crosswords
Cycling - Short Dance for Fitness Dance for Fitness 2 Dancing - Ballroom partners
Dancing - Belly dancing Dancing - Flamenco 1 - Beginners Dancing - Flamenco 2 - Improvers Dancing - Line Beginners
Dancing - Line Improvers Dancing - Tap Discussion 1 Discussion 2
Economics Discussion Group Film Appreciation French - Continuers French - Intermediate
French Culture and Conversation French for beginners Garden Club Genealogy Group
German - Conversation German - Improvers German - Intermediate History's People
Italian - Intermediate Jazz and Big Bands Local History 1 Local History 2
Local History 3 Long Cycling & Ultra Cycling Groups Lunch Club Mindfulness and Meditation
Music Appreciation Philosophy Photography - Audio Visual Photography - Creative
Photography - Practical Play Reading 1 Play Reading 2 Poetry Circle
Poetry for Enjoyment Poetry for Pleasure Reading - Modern Novels Reading 1
Reading 2 Researching our History Science & Technology Sewing
Shakespeareans Short Mat Bowling Short Mat Bowling 2 Short Mat Bowling 3
Short Mat Bowling 4 Short Mat Bowling 5 Short Mat Bowling 6 Spanish - Continuers
Table Tennis 2 Transport and Machinery Travel Walks - Long 1
Walks - Long 2 Walks - Short Walks 10 Mile + Wittgenstein
More Group Pages
#Virtual Art and Philosophy #Virtual Belly Dancing
#Virtual Creative Writing #Virtual Discussion 1
#Virtual Discussion 2 #Virtual Economics Discussion
#Virtual French Advanced #Virtual French Intermediate
#Virtual Genealogy #Virtual German Conversation
#Virtual German for Improvers #Virtual German Intermediate
#Virtual Italian Intermediate #Virtual Jazz and Big Bands
#Virtual Local History 1 #Virtual Local History 4
#Virtual Photography A/V #Virtual Photography Creative
#Virtual Photography Practical #Virtual Poetry for Enjoyment
#Virtual Reading Group 1 #Virtual Reading Group 2
#Virtual Reading Modern Novels #Virtual Shakespearians
#Virtual Spanish Conversation #Virtual Transport & Machinery
Adventures in Music Ancient World
Art - Painting - Basic Art - Painting - Basic 2
Art - Painting for Pleasure Art and Philosophy
Board and Card Games Bridge 1 (Duplicate)
Bridge 2 (Rubber/Chicago) Bridge-Gentle Duplicate
Chainmaille Jewellery Choir
Computing-Basic Computing-Forum
Crafts Creative Writing
Croquet Cryptic Crosswords
Cycling - Short Dance for Fitness
Dance for Fitness 2 Dancing - Ballroom partners
Dancing - Belly dancing Dancing - Flamenco 1 - Beginners
Dancing - Flamenco 2 - Improvers Dancing - Line Beginners
Dancing - Line Improvers Dancing - Tap
Discussion 1 Discussion 2
Economics Discussion Group Film Appreciation
French - Continuers French - Intermediate
French Culture and Conversation French for beginners
Garden Club Genealogy Group
German - Conversation German - Improvers
German - Intermediate History's People
Italian - Intermediate Jazz and Big Bands
Local History 1 Local History 2
Local History 3 Long Cycling & Ultra Cycling Groups
Lunch Club Mindfulness and Meditation
Music Appreciation Philosophy
Photography - Audio Visual Photography - Creative
Photography - Practical Play Reading 1
Play Reading 2 Poetry Circle
Poetry for Enjoyment Poetry for Pleasure
Reading - Modern Novels Reading 1
Reading 2 Researching our History
Science & Technology Sewing
Shakespeareans Short Mat Bowling
Short Mat Bowling 2 Short Mat Bowling 3
Short Mat Bowling 4 Short Mat Bowling 5
Short Mat Bowling 6 Spanish - Continuers
Table Tennis 2 Transport and Machinery
Travel Walks - Long 1
Walks - Long 2 Walks - Short
Walks 10 Mile + Wittgenstein