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The quest for the first stars and first black holes with the James Webb Space Telescope

A Lecture by Professor Roberto Maiolino FRS, Professor of Experimental Astrophysics, the Kavli Institute for Cosmology, University of Cambridge.

Pitt-Rivers Archaeological Science Seminar - Colours in Medieval Stained Glass: the Canterbury Story

Fri 24 November 2023

McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research

Dr. Agnese Benzonelli (University of Cambridge) is an archaeological scientist whose research investigates the different technologies used to artificially colour metals and glass in archaeological and historical times. Her research provides new insight into technological pathways to modify the materiality of metals and glass, and the transmission of knowledge across cultures. Her talk will present new research investigating how and why different colours were achieved in the stained glass of the Canterbury Cathedral.

Cost: Free

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Timing

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Fri 24 November 2023 1:15PM - 2:00PM

Venue

Address: McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
Seminar Room
Downing Street
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB2 3ER
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