Science Express 

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Stimulating science discussion on current and controversial topics on the first Thursday of every month.

6.30pm–8pm, Level 4 Espresso, free entry.

Curious about the world around you? From the forensics of art forgery to the science of climate change, Science Express brings you the latest advances in fields as diverse as genetics, physics, and geology.

Each Science Express features expert speakers from research institutions around New Zealand and the world. Bring your burning questions – these lively, interactive evening sessions are open to all.

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Science Express is supported by GNS Science and the Wellington Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand.

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