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Demonstration type experiments and lectures, not suitable for assignment for standard events.

Geologise! A journey to the centre of the Earth

How the structure and composition of the Earth's interior can be inferred without actually going there
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Parasites: the force within - CBS talk 2017

This talk will explore the concept of parasitism and give examples of parasites in the wild that live at expenses of other animals or plants as well as explain parasites in human that can be medically important.
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CBS 2016 Pollination Talk

Pollination! How plants exploit anything that moves!
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Robots on tour!

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Learn to programme LEGO Mindstorms and learn about IF statements and LOOPs.

Challenges that can be done with robots in a relativley short time period.
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Paper Bridges and Towers

A workshop that involves designing and building structures out of paper
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Alloys

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Sending Signals and Making Messages

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A fun talk about how humans have communicated over the years and how we can talk to each other privately in the modern world, with a few simple demonstrations of how the internet works and how to keep messages secret using encryption.

Communications lecture used for CBS 2014 and 2015 and other past CBS years
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Lasers: around the world in 0.1344 seconds, CBS talk 2015

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What's the fastest way to send messages around the world? Find out in this talk!

Lasers: around the world in 0.1344 seconds, CBS talk 2015
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Epidemiology (PLUS only)

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Exploring the concept of disease spread and biological modelling.

Show kids how disease dynamics, with a model of Citrus Canker spreading through a population of orange trees
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Crystals: discover their beauty and how we can use them in biology, in the year of crystallography!

Biology lecture hopefully used for CBS 2014
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