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POSTPONED: Nefertiti: Hidden Presence in the Tomb of Tutankhamun

The Glanville Lecture 2020 will be given by Nicholas Reeves, PhD FSA.

Trillion Trees project

Cambridge Natural History Society talk: A trillion trees - a trillion reasons to thrive!

Please note: this event has been CANCELLED

Thu 26 March

David Attenborough Building

Trillion Trees www.trilliontrees.org is a collaboration between three of the world’s largest conservation organisations, Birdlife International, WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) and WWF (Worldwide Fund for Nature). Stuart Dainton, Head of Trillion Trees WWF-UK, will introduce this international project and explain it's not just about planting trees but that they are working to see one trillion trees re-grown, saved from loss and better protected around the world by 2050. He will talk about how this worldwide collaborative project aims to do this and to work towards a world where people and nature can thrive.

Cambridge Natural History Society was founded in 1857 and is open to everyone interested in any aspect of natural history: palaeontology, conservation, entomology, ecology, zoology, geology, botany and more. As well as talks we do field studies - an opportunity to hone your ID skills - and have social events and an annual exhibition, our NatHistFest or Conversazione. Our patron is Dafila Scott and we are also proud to have numbered Sir David Attenborough among our members.

Join us to meet local experts and others who share your passion for the natural world. Membership is just £6 a year (£5 by standing order), £14 for three years, £100 for life membership. Join at any meeting or see www.cnhs.org.uk for more information.

Cost: £3; CNHS members £1.50; students with ID 50p; ARUWS and CUNS members free.

Ages: 11+

Enquiries and booking

No need to book.

Registration and refreshments from 18:15. Talk starts promptly at 18:45. Please feel free to join us at the pub afterwards for further discussion and to meet our speaker.

Enquiries: David Attenborough Building Website Email: events@cnhs.org.uk

Timing

All times

Thu 26 March 6:45PM - 8:30PM

Venue

Enter the New Museums Site through the archway from Pembroke Street and go up the flight of steps in front of you. Walk straight ahead and you will come to the David Attenborough Building entrance on your right. Lifts are available.
Address: David Attenborough Building
New Museums Site
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 3QZ
United Kingdom
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