Finding truth: is science enough?

Fri 14 Sep • 15:00 – 16:00

Lecture Theatre 2 • Allam Medical Building

Organised by:
  • Association of British Science Writers
  • Suitable for: 16+

    Science helps us stay informed and make decisions about things like climate change and vaccinations. But in a ‘post-truth’ era of ‘alternative facts’, is scientific ‘fact’ facing its limitations? Join a panel of experts to discuss whether evidence alone is enough, or if emotions and worldviews have a more significant role in our ability to decipher what we see as the truth. 


    Andy Extance


    Erinma Ochu

    Jack Stilgoe

    Jane Gregory

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