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The Nature of Discovery

See the Discoveries exhibition after hours and join Directors from the University of Cambridge Museums as they debate how differing notions and meanings of ‘discovery’ have enriched our understanding of the world and inspired the creation of their extraordinary collections.

Speakers include Paul Brakefield (Museum of Zoology), Beverly Glover (Cambridge University Botanic Garden), Tim Knox (The Fitzwilliam Museum), Heather Lane (The Polar Museum), Robin Osborne (Museum of Classical Archaeology), Josh Nall (The Whipple Musem of the History of Science) and Nick Thomas (Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology).

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Tue 10 June 2014 | 18:00 to 20:00
£5. Booking essential, tel: 01223 332904 or email:

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