"Every time I drive through the centre arch of Bolton School, I feel an immense sense of pride and thankfulness that our girls attend this wonderful school. As a parent, I am delighted to be part of the Bolton School family."

Mrs Bethan Pickup, Parent

Read more testimonials

Astrobiologist Headlines Science Lecture Evening

Friday, 22 March 2013

Bolton School hosted a Science Lecture Evening at the Arts Centre, headlined by prolific Astrobiologist, Dr Lewis Dartnell.

The evening featured bitesize lectures from industry professionals on a wide range of topics, including civil engineering’s response to floods, the use of physics in medical imaging, the role of fluorine chemistry in industry and what is considered ‘normal’ in psychology.

Dr Lewis Dartnell, who is a regular on various TV programmes such as ‘Stargazing Live’ and ‘The Sky at Night’, and who has written a book called ‘Life in the Universe: A Beginners’ Guide’, gave a talk on astrobiology. His talk focused on the topic ‘The Hunt for Alien Life’ to round off a most enlightening evening. 

 

 

 

 

Share or bookmark with:

Prolific Astrobiologist Dr Lewis Dartnell

Prolific Astrobiologist Dr Lewis Dartnell headlined the evening

Speaker Heather Williams gave a demonstration about medical imaging

Speaker Heather Williams gave a demonstration about medical imaging