What’s on : Cafe-scientifique

Ancient excrement, why it is interesting: archaeologists researching ancient DNA

Cafe-scientifique
Date
6 Feb 2019
Start time
7:30 PM
Venue
City Screen Basement Bar
Speaker
Dr Andrew Jones, University of York

Event Information

Ancient excrement, why it is interesting: archaeologists researching ancient DNA
Dr Andrew Jones, University of York

Andrew Jones will explain these new processes with some specimens alongside details about his work with a primary school in Harrogate on ‘Whose poo is it?’ Which is developing into a project with Prof Becky Parker at Reading University and ‘Research in Schools’ for secondary science students.

There will also be a short presentation on YPS research projects by Catherine Brophy, YPS Chair

Please note due to illness this is a change to the advertised programme with Andrew Suggett which will be rescheduled.

Wednesday 6th February in City Screen Basement
Doors open 7pm for 7.30pm presentation

Tickets are free and can be pre-booked by phone or on-line with City Screen (0871 902 5726).

Alternatively tickets are available on the night of the event at the City Screen Ticket Desk.