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Two YAS Members to give 'Award Lectures' at 2014 British Science Festival!

Two St Andrews YAS members, Prof Ineke De Moortel and Dr Christian Rutz, have been awarded an 'Award Lecture' at this year's British Science Festival. Ineke will present the Lord Kelvin Award Lecture on "Our Dynamical Sun: A 21st Century View" and Christian the Isambard Kingdom Brunel Lecture on "Of crafty crows and space shuttles: Animal tool use as a window into human technological evolution". The 2014 British Science Festival will take place in Birmingham, 6-11 September.

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Dr Matt Gibson worked as a geological research scientist at the University of Edinburgh, his work focusing on isotope geochemistry and structural field geology. He then went on to work as an independent geological consultant for the hydrocarbon and nuclear power industry before entering the education sector in 2006.

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