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Inclusive robotics

Tuesday, September 10 • 11:00 - 12:00
Zeeman MS 02, University of Warwick

For better, or worse, the robot revolution is coming.

Festival carpool

Tuesday, September 10 • 11:00 - 18:00
Dome, University of Warwick

Take a unique ride in the Festival pod,  a driverless vehicle that you will see on pathways and roads in the not so distant future.

What puts the spring in your sports shoe?

Tuesday, September 10 • 11:00 - Friday, September 13 • 17:00
Zeeman Atrium, University of Warwick

Join Principal Partners Lubrizol on a scientific voyage of discovery to experience some of their innovative products using Virtual and Augmented Reality

The ‘Russian doll’ molecule

Tuesday, September 10 • 16:00 - 17:00
IMC 04, University of Warwick

How can new molecular technologies benefit society?

Ghosts in the machine

Tuesday, September 10 • 17:00 - 18:00
IMC 02, University of Warwick

The thought of being able to speak to someone who is dead through your phone may feel like something out of a Black Mirror episode, but this is something that could soon be a reality.

The Botanist: late night garden

Tuesday, September 10 • 18:00 - 22:00
The Botanist

Are you ready to put down roots in Coventry city centre as you join us at the Botanist for the first night of the British Science Festival?

It’s getting hot in here

Tuesday, September 10 • 17:00 - 18:00
Zeeman MS 02, University of Warwick

Have you ever relaxed in a hot spring? If that’s a yes, then you have experienced geothermal energy - an energy source which has been in use for thousands of years and was even used by the Romans to warm their baths.

It’s electrifying!

Wednesday, September 11 • 11:00 - 12:00
IDL 03, University of Warwick

By 2030, 75% of vehicles on UK roads could be run by electricity. Drastic changes are needed to solve the carbon dioxide emissions crisis in transport.

Can you trust an e-vote?

Wednesday, September 11 • 13:00 - 14:00
IDL 03, University of Warwick

Electronic voting, or 'e-voting' is the ability to vote for a political party using a screen

Smells like flu

Wednesday, September 11 • 15:00 - 16:00
IDL 03, University of Warwick

What if we told you that we'll soon be able to sniff out diseases from smelling someone's breath?

Forbidden symmetries

Wednesday, September 11 • 16:00 - 17:00
IMC 04, University of Warwick

On discovering a strange crystal in 1983, little did Nobel prize winner Dan Shechtman realise that it would lead to re-writing the very definition of what a crystal is.

Late night fitness: raising the bar

Wednesday, September 11 • 17:00 - 22:00
Sports & Wellness Hub, University of Warwick

Whether you're raring to unleash your inner Olympian, or just want to chill out and take in the good vibes on the veranda, there's something for everyone!

Eye in the sky

Wednesday, September 11 • 17:00 - 18:00
IDL 03, University of Warwick

From the safety of space, the most dangerous natural events in the world can be monitored using satellites which orbit the Earth.

Muscling towards sporting medals

Wednesday, September 11 • 18:30 - 19:30
Combat room

Understanding the mechanics of bodily movement – ‘biomechanics’ - is pushing the boundaries of human performance.

Is technology ruining your life?

Wednesday, September 11 • 20:00 - 21:00
Combat room

Laptops, social media, emails and smartphones all help us organise our lives, socialise, and even promise to keep us fitter and happier for longer. But what are the unintended consequences of all this technology?

Smaller, better, smarter

Thursday, September 12 • 11:00 - 12:00
IMC 02, University of Warwick

How do you study the incredibly small? Nanomaterials are crucial for ‘nanodevices’, which have impacts in food production, medicine and controlling pollution.

Finding a murderer

Thursday, September 12 • 11:00 - 12:00
Zeeman MS 02, University of Warwick

When someone’s cause of death is unknown a post-mortem is carried out, but it's often difficult to detect smaller injuries that could provide vital clues for police investigations.

Huxley debate: smart cities, smarter decisions?

Thursday, September 12 • 15:00 - 16:00
Warwick Arts Centre Theatre, University of Warwick

The urban dream of a ‘smart’ city is slowly becoming a reality, thanks to advances in technologies such as the Internet of Things, 5G and artificial intelligence.

Moving with the crowd

Thursday, September 12 • 17:00 - 18:00
IMC 02, University of Warwick

As the world's population grows and our cities fill with people, simulating the behaviour of crowds will become more essential than ever.

Staging the future

Thursday, September 12 • 17:00 - 18:00
The Albany Theatre

Science and fiction come together in theatre to produce plays that imagine how scientific developments and emergent technologies will change us as individuals.

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