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The Joy of Science


The group meets Second Friday from 10.00 to 12.00 Science and Technology for scientists and non-scientists

Topics chosen by members are discussed. These have included subjects as diverse as gravitational waves and lenses & prisms. The group comprises people with no scientific background as well as physicists, chemists, biologists and engineers, so whatever questions are asked, somebody knows the answer.

Programme
  • 9th March  Concorde and supersonic flight - Chris
  • 13th April  Fracking - Guest Speaker
  • 11th May  Questions and answers
  • 8th June  Skin and food preservation
  • 13th July  Visit to Concorde at Manchester Airport
  • 10th August  Plastics: uses and misuses
  • 14th September  Renewable Energy
  • 12th October  Questions & Answers
  • 9th November  Quantum Physics
  • 14th December  IQ
  • 11th January  Refrigeration
  • 8th February  What is Social Science

There is still room in the group for more members and suggestions for future topics are welcome.

New members are welcome to join the group



Creating glass fibre

To find out more about this group:
Members - You can read up-to-date information in the latest edition of the Stafford U3A Newsletter in the Members' Forum. See the Notices page for how to register.
Non-members - Use the Contact Us page.



The group gathers round to look at the exhibits that illustrated a talk on Glass.

Visit to Concorde at Mancheser Airport

Group Visit to the National Space Centre in July 2017

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