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Researchers at the Cambridge Science Festival reveal latest insights into the brain

Scientists at the forefront of neuroscience discuss the latest research into hallucinations, dementia, autism, OCD and eating disorders as in a series of events examining the brain at this year’s Cambridge Science Festival.

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Researchers at the Cambridge Science Festival reveal latest insights into the brain

17 February 2020

Scientists at the forefront of neuroscience discuss the latest research into hallucinations, dementia, autism, OCD and eating disorders as in a series of events examining the brain at this year’s Cambridge Science Festival.

Cambridge Science Festival showcases new research at the forefront of healthcare and medicine

10 February 2020

From growing organs in the lab and 3D printing of living cells to new treatments for hardened arteries.

Climate change takes centre stage at Cambridge Science Festival

4 February 2020

What could happen if we don’t act now? How long do we have to act? The Festival examines the science and suggests actions and solutions.

Cambridge Science Festival examines the effects and ethics of artificial intelligence

28 January 2020

How is artificial intelligence shaping our world? AI features heavily as part of a series of events that cover new technologies at the Festival.

Festival information

The next Cambridge Science Festival takes place from 09 - 22 March 2020.

Download the 2020 programme

Bookings open 10 February at 11am.

Cover image: credit Dr Andrew Osborne, Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair, University of Cambridge

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