26 September 2017 16:00 - 18:30
At a special edition of the history of science colloquium, Stephen Gaukroger will give a lecture entitled 'Science and Civilization'.
4 October 2017 19:30 - 6 October 2017 14:00
Central theme of this closing conference is 'Contextualizing drug components as collectables, commodities, and cultural markers in the early modern period'.
7 October 2017 14:00 - 18:00
A reunion for students, alumni and (former) staff members.
19 October 2017 13:00 - 18:00
Interdisciplinary symposium to commemorate the bicentennial anniversary of the Botanical Gardens in Bogor, sponsored by the Descartes Centre.
2 November 2017 09:30 - 3 November 2017 17:00
The workshop is organised by Heloise - European Network on Digital Academic History and the Descartes Centre
20 November 2017 20:00 - 21:30
What happens when empirical evidence is at odds with political purposes? Science historian Dr Alice Dreger on dogma, activists and justice.
11 December 2017 - 12 December 2017
Registration is now open for the Van Fraassen Festival: a conference dedicated to the work of Bas C. van Fraassen, featuring Bas C. van Fraassen.