PROBE: Reconstructing the Past

Friday, September 30, 2016 - 19:00 to 20:00
Free - Please Register

From meteor impacts to ancient scrolls, join us for a storytelling event in Trinity's iconic Long Room that reveals the different ways researchers look to the past. 

Featuring geologist Ian Sanders on reconstructing our planet's ancient past, zoologist Nicola Marples on understanding the evolution of life, geneticist Dan Bradley on decoding humanity's past by looking at our DNA, and manuscripts curator Jane Maxwell on uncovering and protecting the artefacts of human culture. Hosted by geneticist, Aoife McLysaght. 

Location: The Long Room, Old Library, Trinity College Dublin. 

Part of Probe: Research Uncovered at Trinity College Dublin. This European Researchers' Night project is funded by the European Commission under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions.