Dice World – an Evening With Brian Clegg
Tuesday 12 March | 7pm
In recognition of British Science Week (8-17 March 2019), popular science author Brian Clegg is joining us for the evening to talk about Dice World. Followed by a QI-inspired science quiz!
This fascinating exploration of probability, statistics and randomness explains how chaos and randomness are often behind the realities of everyday life. We learn how to toss a head ten times in a row, how to make predictions with impossible accuracy, why people volunteer to give up thousands of pounds for no good reason, and recreate a game show that left the woman with the World’s Highest IQ being reviled by a whole list of academics… until they discovered she was right. plus Science Debunked A QI-inspired quiz to see exactly how science savvy you are!