The 2014 Caithness International Science Festival Launch Event will take place at Pulteneytown Academy Primary School on Tuesday, 18th March 2013 at 6.30pm.
There will be presentations by Festival Patrons John Thurso MP and Anne Dunnett, Lord-Lieutenant of Caithness, as well as Chairman of the Festival, Professor Iain Baikie.
At the 2014 Caithness International Science Festival Launch Event James Soper will be performing as well as Animal Magic and there will be short workshops from Shell Education, Dynamic Earth, the IET and more running for families to take part in.
This event is supported by the Institution of Engineering and Technology. Entry is FREE and everyone is welcome!
The RSE's 2013 Public Engagement Prize Lecture
The 2014 Caithness International Science Festival will also be hosting a free public lecture at the Mackays Hotel on Wednesday the 19th March at 7.30pm with refreshments available.
Professor Caroline Wilkinson will be talking her work in cranial identification and what your face tells us about your ancestry and identity, and how important your genetic inheritance is in relation to facial appearance.