UK: St Andrews

Aikman's Bar,
Bell St,
St Andrews
 
Last Thursday of the month-7:00 for 7:30 pm
    
 
    
Charles Paxton
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Recent speakers   


Thursday 25th October

Health: It's About Time!!

Ross Whitehead


 

 

Thursday 22th May

Hypnosis and the Science of Suggestibility

Akira O'Connor

Akira O'Connor delves into murky depths of hypnosis research to explore how cognitive scientists carry out hypnosis and what it has revealed about strange phenomena such as mirrored self misidentification and deja vu.

 

 
Thursday 24th April

A Chimp on Trial

Lewis Dean

Some people have argues that chimpanzees should have human rights, but with rights come responsibilities. Could a chimpanzee ever commit a crime? Could one ever be guilty of murder? Lewis Dean will explore what current research in psychology can tell us about the rights and responsibilities of our nearest evolutionary relatives.

 

 

Thursday 13th October

Cryptozoology: Science or Pseudoscience?

Charles Paxton

Scotland has the Loch Ness Monster, North America has bigfoot and Australia has the Tasmanian Wolf? What does       science tell us about the possibility of such things existing? Can the investigation of such matters even be considered to be scientific?