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Scientists show that you can go far with physics

Scientists show that you can go far with physics

9 December 2014

A packed room of guests enjoyed an evening at the Scottish Parliament on 3 December that highlighted the varied careers that physicists have

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Edinburgh Public Lecture Series
How physics is helping advance cardiac medicine. 27 Jan, 7.30pm, Royal Society of Edinburgh.

Seniors' Group Lunchtime Rendezvous
27 January, University of Glasgow, 10am

IOP Doing Outreach Workshop
27 November, University of Glasgow

IOP Scotland Open Meeting
IOPS will be holding an open meeting on 4 December at the University of Strathclyde

Public Engagement Grant Scheme
Our public engagement grant scheme provides up to £1500 to individuals and organisations running physics-based events and activities in the UK and Ireland


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  • Physics in Perspective
    Watch talks from well-renowned physicists at from our lecture series, you may even learn a thing or two

  • Schools lecture series
    The schools lectures feature topics from the Olympics to rock music. Plenty of physics to learn too!

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