Meteorites, the building blocks of the asteroids and the planets, are the most ancient rocks in the Solar System.
Containing the clues about how our Solar System was assembled, how the planets were built, and how long ago it all happened, deep time and space can be explored from a geological perspective.
Speaker: Tim Gregory, University of Bristol
Entry to the winter lectures is on a first come basis so we recommend arriving 15 minutes before the advertised start time to be assured of a seat. Parking in the area can be difficult so you may want to allow extra time to find a space.
All Winter Lectures take place at:
Priory Road Lecture Theatre,
University of Bristol,
8 Woodland Road,
The 2019-20 Winter Lecture programme includes:
- Kimono fashion and global style (10 October)
- How the Black female image was whitewashed from Renaissance art (7 November)
- Cosmochemistry – geology meets space science (5 December)
- A journey through the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum (9 January)
- Book of humans (6 February)
- Inglenooks and old curios – the origins and development of Folk Life collecting (5 March)