Coining the Term Isotope - 23 Nov

Issued: Sun, 20 Nov 2016 21:25:00 GMT

Image of an isotopeDid you know that the term 'isotope' was first used in Glasgow, by a woman - Margaret Todd?

Do you want to know more about the glowing sodium iodide crystal in the image here?

Did you know that Frederick Soddy, was the first scientist to see the weapons potential of atomic energy?

Come learn more in an engaging public lecture that explores the birth of isotopes, the historical context and historical objects associated with these major discoveries in the early 1900s.

Talk by Dr. John Faithfull of the Hunterian Museum and Art Gallery.

Kelvin Hall Lecture Theatre, 5-6pm, Wednesday, 23 November.

(1445 Argyle Street, Glasgow G3 8AW)

Register via the Eventbrite website.