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Fact or fiction? Innovation & Invention Panel
Fact or fiction? When fiction borrows from science can you tell when it goes beyond the facts?

In TV series, fiction, and movies there are many examples of science being stretched for a creative plot point. But are there instances where it has inspired scientists and researchers to a new discovery? Is there a danger when the public are given a false impression of science? Can fiction inspire a career in science?

This lively panel discussion will tackle common misconceptions around forensic science, test the audience’s ability to spot false examples forensic science, and provide real insight into how forensic scientists work.

Aug 12, 2020 01:00 PM in London

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