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Youth Activites

Monthly at Queen Square

Stimulating youth orientated activities in science, technology & chemistry.

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Hybrid Artists

Seven Artists / Art Psychotherapists

Sat 22nd - 28th Nov. 2014

Free entry

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Curious Corners App

Students from Bath Spa University working with Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution have created an interactive app for...

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SATURDAY COFFEE MORNING

All Welcome 11.00am till 12.30pm

Our Saturday Coffee Morning is open to both members and non-members. Please come and enjoy conversation and Martin Carwardine’s Coffee (£1.00 a...

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What's On

BRLSI's wide-ranging programme of talks are open to all at £4/£2. For non-BRLSI events please check poster for details.

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Museum Collections

The BRLSI has a large collection of objects and specimens from around the world. A selection can be seen in our Online Museum.

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Library & Archives

Our Library collection contains over 10,000 volumes. You can browse the library catalogue, search by keyword and see details of individual volumes.

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Room Hire

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Our venue has rooms to hire for meetings of all kinds from morning to late evening.

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Join BRLSI

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Members attend our programme of events at half price as well as other benefits.

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Shop

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Click here to buy books, event tickets, membership, and much more.

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Volunteer/Donate

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Find out more about volunteering at the BRLSI or how to make a (more than welcome) charitable donation.

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News

The Symbiosis between Medicine and Energy

On Friday November 28th at 7.30 pm Professor Francis Duck of the University of Bath and lately of the RUH will explore this symbiosis, in a talk entitled “How Physics has put Energy into Medicine”.

XMAS at BRLSI

Christmas at BRLSI!

Saturday 6th December 2014 from 3pm
Members and Guests welcome.

Cities, Energy and Development

It has been argued that urbanization would lead to the abandoning of fuels like charcoal and firewood. Whether this is so will be discussed by Dr Vanesa Castan Broto of UCL at a meeting in the Science Group energy series on Friday October 31st at 7.30 pm.

Events

Hybrid - a Creative Exhibition

Saturday 22nd - 28th November 2014

Monday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm
Sunday: 11am - 4pm

Private view: Friday 21st November 6pm

Art therapy talks: Wednesday 26th November 7pm

FREE

Minding the Earth in the Practice of Psychotherapy

Saturday 22nd November 2014

10:30am - 12:30pm

Mary-Jayne Rust - Jungian Analyst and Ecopsychologist

£10 on the door only (refreshments included)

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Monday 24th November 2014

7:30pm

Visitors £4  Members/Students £2

Did you know...

Arms for legs

The Plesiosaur mounted on the wall of the Lonsdale Room on the first floor has the front and rear limbs interchanged!

Curatorial Curiosities

Wax impression from the mediaeval seal of Glastonbury Abbey

Founded in the 7th Century, Glastonbury Abbey became one of the wealthiest and most powerful in the land by the mid-late mediaeval period. An “Engraving of a seal of the Abbey of Glaston” in the British Museum’s collection, identical to this wax impression, is dated 1536. This seal may have been in use for much longer.