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Prof Jeff Forshaw – Universal
22nd March 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Jeff Forshaw is Professor of Particle Physics at the University of Manchester and has recently co-written Universal: A Guide to the Cosmos with Professor Brian Cox. He recently won the Kelvin Medal for explaining science to non-experts. Jeff will explain the time before the Big Bang, when the universe was compressed into a space smaller than an atom. He will take us on an epic journey of scientific exploration and reveal how we can all understand some of the most fundamental questions about our galaxy. This will be an engrossing lecture whatever your level of scientific knowledge. All are welcome. Refreshments and book signing afterwards