This talk will discuss how plants defend themselves against attacks from bugs and organisms that would threaten their survival. Dr Edgar Huitema from the University of Dundee will share examples from his own work on tomato plants and how this understanding might help us protect our salad and other crops in the future.
Facing the Future 2015: Learning the Power of Multiple Perspectives
Join us in the relaxed atmosphere of the McManus Café for a short talk followed by your chance to ask questions and discuss the topic.
Join Kirsty Miller from the University of Dundee as she discusses a new approach to helping one of society’s unhealthiest groups.
Cafe Science Dundee: Science Story: Peanuts from Plant to Snack Food with Dr Jonathan Wilkin, Abertay University29/06/2015
Delve into the world of peanuts where Dr Jonathan Wilkin, Senior Food Technologist at Abertay University, will take you on a journey from farm to fork with a much-loved stable food product.
Alan Carr is touring in 2015 and guess what, he's coming to Dundee!
Experience African-style music, dance and drama like never before!
Fantastic stand-up tour coming to Dundee during December 2015!
Scottish craft ales and beer with spirits, cocktails and fizz, tapas style local foods and live music