“Harnessing Science: Was it easier in Darwins time?

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Meeting Details
Speaker: Lord Alec Broers
Biography: Member of House of Lords
Date: 18/11/08
Time: 19:30
Venue: Main Theatre, Lichfield Garrick
Description: The 19th Erasmus Darwin Memorial Lecture given by Lord Alec Broers, Professor of Electrical Engineering Emeritus at Cambridge University, Fellow of Churchill College and Mermber of the House of Lords.


Is the public better prepared to assess the true value of technological advances than it was in Darwin`s day?