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Chris Hadfield: You Are Here
Canadian astronaut Hadfield is probably best known for singing Bowie's 'Space Oddity' in the International Space Station which made him a viral star. His new book is the best of photographs of the earth from space.
Enlightened! A Walking Tour of Edinburgh's New Town in the Age of Reason
Explore the New Town with Enlightened! walking tours and learn about how clever Edinburgh's people of yore were. Booking is essential.
Fri 28 Nov
Sat 29 Nov
Sun 30 Nov
Talks on the vast subject of space, aimed at adults. Each month covers a different topic.
Wed 10 Dec
Wed 14 Jan 2015
Wed 11 Feb 2015
Wed 11 Mar 2015
The Maths Behind the Imitation Game
A panel discussion featuring experts talking about the work of Alan Turing. Chaired by the University of Edinburgh and followed by a Q&A.
Sun 14 Dec
Free / 0131 228 2688
- 12:00 The Maths Behind the Imitation Game Filmhouse, Edinburgh
The Orchid Collection at the Botanics
This afternoon workshop will start with a tour of the orchid collection at RBGE followed by a talk on the cultivation of some of the most widely cultivated genera. Led by RGBE Horticulturist Bruce Robertson.
Sat 14 Mar 2015
£30 Booking required. Please phone the education office on 0131 248 2937 to book. (Members £27) / 0131 248 2909
- 13:00 – 16:00 The Orchid Collection at the Botanics Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh