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This Week's Discoveries | 27 October 2015

27 October 2015
Oort Building
Niels Bohrweg 2
2333 CA Leiden
De Sitterzaal

Every Tuesday from 12.30 until 13.10 hrs.

Scientists from our faculty present their most recent discoveries. This 'lunch-colloquium' takes place in De Sitterzaal (Groundlevel J.H.Oortgebouw, Niels Bohrweg 2). Everybody is welcome. The short presentations; 15 minutes followed by 5 minutes of discussion, will be such that everybody should be able to understand what has been discovered. A lunch to Discover is provided near De Sitterzaal.

First Lecture

Title: The Inventory of Large Organic Molecules in Space
Speaker: Alessandra Candian ( Leiden Observatory)

Second Lectre

Title: Words as a window on our past
Speaker: Russell Gray (University of Auckland, New Zealand)