6:30 pm – 8:00 pm (1:30-3 pm ET) on Monday 25 November 2013 at The Royal Society, London
A celebration of the Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books 2013
Hosted by Dara O Briain, this free public event celebrates the shortlist of the 2013 Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books, the international award for popular science books. This year’s shortlist consists of the following books.
Bird sense by Tim Birkhead
The particle at the end of the universe by Sean Carroll
Cells to civilizations by Enrico Coen
Pieces of light by Charles Fernyhough
The book of barely imagined beings by Caspar Henderson
Ocean of life by Callum Roberts
The shortlisted authors will be reading from their books and discussing their thoughts with Dara O Briain. Come listen to the readings of these fascinating books and pose your questions to the authors. You’ll also get to find out the winner of this year’s prize.
A live video will be available on this page when the event starts and a recorded video will be available a few days afterwards.