Café Scientifique City

This is a past event

Coffee and a Slice of Science. Our Café Scientifique series continues throughout Summer/Autumn 2010 in the City.


Thalidomide: 50 years on - will it ever be safe?Dr Neil Vargesson, University of Aberdeen

Thalidomide is viewed with horror by some and as a life saver by others. Both views are correct. Come along and discuss how this drug changed the world and continues to do so.

To view the entire Summer/Autumn 2010 series, visit the Café Sci website.

About Café Scientifique

Where and When? Usually held on the middle Wednesday of each month at Waterstone's Union Bridge, Café Sci sessions start at 7pm unless otherwise stated.

What's the Cost?All sessions are FREE and open to everyone.  Refreshments will be on sale and proceeds help support the venue cost.  Speakers usually give up their time for free.  Other costs are covered by sponsorship.

New for 2010 - Friends of Café Sci Café Sci goers can enjoy at 10% discount on anything purchased at the Waterstone's tills during any Café Sci session.  Pick up a voucher at the next session.

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