Robert Boyle Lecture

The Robert Boyle Lecture is a lecture series delivered to the Oxford University Scientific Club (formerly the Oxford University Junior Scientific Club). The first lecture was delivered in 1892.

The Lectures

* 1 - The place in science and the character of Robert Boyle
* 2 - Molecular Tactics of a Crystal
* 5 - Argon and Helium, the Two Recently Discovered Gases
* 8 - Magnetism in Growth
* 9 - The rise of the experimental method in Oxford
* 14 - The Scope and Importance to the State of the Science of National Eugenics
* 21 - Nationality and Race
* 22 - Anthropology and history
* 23 - Electrons and Ether Waves
* 27 - The Geological Age of the Earth
* 28 - Recent Developments in Atomic Theory
* 33 - The Problems of Specificity in Biochemical Catalysis
* 39 - The structure of alloys
* 49 - Anatomical pattern as the essential basis of sensory discrimination
* 50 - Science and International Relations
* 53 - A Hundred Years of Spectroscopy

Lecturers

In 1998 the lecture was presented by Kevin Warwick.


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