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19:00 13 October 2011

Ideas Man: the Stranger Notions of Francis Galton


National Portrait Gallery
St Martin's Place | London | WC2H 0HE | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Tickets £5/£4 concessions
Ticketing: Pre-booking essential

Speaker information

Daniel Maier

Comedy writer Daniel Maier examines the stranger side of the Victorian polymath and scientist Francis Galton. Take a tour through some of Galton's odder investigations, from measuring insect hearing to better cake slicing in this entertaining event at the National Portrait Gallery organsied by UCL Libraries & Museums.


Debbie Challis
+44 (0)20 7679 4138 | events.petrie@ucl.ac.uk


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Francis Galton