How To Make a Superheavy Element

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Friday, September 27, 2019 - 3:10pm
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Kit ChapmanKit Chapman

Science Journalist, Bloomsbury Sigma Publishing

(Winter)

Kit Chapman will tell the thrilling history of creating elements past uranium - from the first steps during the Manhattan Project to the modern experiments rewriting our understanding of the chemical world. From flying planes into mushroom clouds to some of the most powerful research machines in the world, this will reshape everything you think you know about scientific discovery. Kit will also discuss his own path to becoming an author and science journalist, and give tips and advice for those who want to write their own scientific tales.