Image:The stones that built Cambridge

30 May
2023

The stones that built Cambridge

Members explore the impressive John Watson Building Stones Collection housed in the former Museum of Economic Geology at the Department of Earth Sciences.

Image:Full steam ahead

17 May
2023

Full steam ahead

Society members visit Bazalgette's masterpiece of engineering, the Crossness Pumping Station in South London. 

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29 April
2023

Sedgwick Studentships Available

Anglia Ruskin University and the Cambridge Philosophical Society are requesting applications for two PhD studentships, due to start in September 2023.

Image:Cosmic Waves

29 April
2023

Cosmic Waves

Society members' visit the Mullard Radio Astronomy Observatory in Cambridge, site to the discovery of pulsars in 1967.

Image:Humanity’s quest to discover the origins of life in the universe

06 March
2023

Humanity’s quest to discover the origins of life in the universe

Dr Emily Mitchell, Assistant Professor and Curator of Invertebrates in the Department of Zoology, Cambridge and previous Henslow Fellow recently gave a talk at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting in Washington DC on the Origins of Life: Humanity’s Quest to Discover the Nature of Life in the Universe.

Image:Cosmic Wonder

13 January
2023

Cosmic Wonder

Cambridge researchers create tetrataenite rare-earth-free magnets in the laboratory, which could help in the transition to low-carbon technologies.

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Pain: Why does it exist, how does it work and how can we more effectively treat it?

Professor Ewan St. John Smith

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