Edinburgh International Science Festival 2018

4 April, 1700-1900, Auditorium, National Museum of Scotland Searching for Dark Matter and Dark Energy For the second year in a row, our project features in the Edinburgh International Science Festival with a panel discussion that brings together cosmologists searching for dark matter and dark energy at the Dark Energy Survey. We will discuss problems […]

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Images of Nature: Models and Representation in Science

6th November 2017, Room G32, 7 George Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9JZ

This international workshop aims to explore the interrelation between modelling and representing in science. How to think of the representation afforded by different kinds of models in physics, palaeontology, climate science, and computer sciences? Join us for a day of interdisciplinary discussions.

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Perspectival Modelling: Pluralism & Integration

2 – 3 Jul 2016, 09:30, Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AB
The goal of this first international conference is to explore methodological problems and prospects of perspectival modelling across the sciences.

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Summer Schools for Children

We run week-long summer schools for children in local schools. We introduce children to philosophy of science, and integrate their science curriculum with tailored discussions on perspectival modelling in science.

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