Speaker: Professor David Macdonald, School of Geosciences, University of Aberdeen
Is there oil in Antartica? Extravagant claims have been made by governments and journalists for billions of barrels but without any evidence.
What's the truth - and should we drill even if the oil is there?
All the Cafe Scientifique CITY events are FREE and no booking is required - just turn up on the evening. The guest speaker will begin the evening with a short presentation, followed by a break and chance to get refreshments from the COSTA bar, and then an audience-led discussion will follow.
Venue: Waterstone's Union Bridge, Aberdeen