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Tuesday 25th October 2016 (08:30-09:00)
For more information, email Charlotte Anscombe (The University of Nottingham).

Sir Martyn Poliakoff Ministerial Periodic Table Live

About the event

Nottingham's world-renowned science and social media sensation, Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff will be joined by Minister for Universities and Science, Jo Johnson MP to take part in a live science experiment in front of the Houses of Parliament (no gunpowder, we promise). This will be a special edition of part of the Periodic Table of Videos YouTube series. The channel is one of the most popular science-focused sites on the internet, with over 800,000 subscribers and 136 million views. It is used in schools and universities across the UK and around the world.


  • Rt. Hon. Jo Johnson MP (Minister of State for Universities and Science)
  • Professor Sir Martyn Poliakoff (Chemistry, The University of Nottingham)

Supported by The University of Nottingham

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