From Svalbard Trilobites to Plate Tectonics: A Lifetime in Palaeontology

Date: Friday 25 January 2019
Time: 17:30 - 18:30

Free; booking essential

TS Eliot Theatre, Merton College

The 2019 Tinbergen Society Lecture

Speaker: Professor Richard Fortey FRS FRSL

The Tinbergen Society is delighted to host Professor Richard Fortey FRS FRSL for its annual lecture, when he will be discussing his life and experience in palaeontology. A renowned science communicator, he has written numerous books such as Trilobite!: Eyewitness to Evolution alongside presenting multiple BBC Four documentaries including Nature’s Wonderlands: Islands of Evolution and Fossil Wonderlands: Nature's Hidden Treasures. It promises to be a fascinating talk.