This section of the website includes details of external events, together with their outputs . Links to conference presentations and related material are provided where available.
Education activities designed to inspire young people to use science and technology to help support peace, social justice and environmental sustainability.
2020 week of activities: 7th to 15th March
2020 competition deadline:
Dr Stuart Parkinson, SGR, summarised the latest data on the large but neglected carbon emissions of military activities. He argued that to reduce these emissions we need to pursue alternatives to militarism.
Talk by Dr Stuart Parkinson, Executive Director of SGR, in London, UK.
Dr Parkinson discussed the large but neglected carbon emissions of the UK and the world's militaries.
Powerpoint slides are now available.
Dr Stuart Parkinson gave the sixth annual Bristol Quaker Peace Lecture. He examined how society uses and misuses science and technology - and highlighted ways in which we can reshape our relationship with these powerful forces to help bring about a more secure and sustainable society.
The third Martin Ryle lecture, organised by the Martin Ryle Trust and Conway Hall Ethical Society at Conway Hall.
Sir Paul Nurse spoke on the cultural and practical significance of scientific research.