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Inspiring reads for curious minds



The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG


Come celebrate 30 years of inspiring science books

What makes a good book? Join our panel of expert science writers Gaia VinceMark MiodownikLucie Green and chaired by Professor Richard Fortey FRS as we discuss their most inspirational science books and discover how a great read can have the power to inspire, move or even change a life.

Find out more about the The Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize which is celebrating its 30th anniversary at events taking place throughout 2017.

Admittance for our talks is first-come, first-served. Please ensure you arrive early for talks as we can get busy in the evening and you may need to queue to get into the building.

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Inspiring reads for curious minds The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK