Around the world with the Wolfson Atmospheric Chemistry Laboratories

Interactive activities
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  • Date and time: Saturday 8 February 2020, 2pm to 6pm
  • Location: York Barbican (Map)
  • Audience: Open to the public
  • Admission: Free admission

Event details

From England to Cape Verde to Borneo and back again. Visit scientists from York’s Wolfson Atmospheric Chemistry Laboratories (WACL) to find out why air pollution is a global problem, how researchers measure it and why they get to travel the world. Try some hands on activities and visit aircraft and mobile laboratory exhibits.

Meet the researchers: Dr Ruth Purvis, National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS) and Wolfson Atmospheric Chemistry Laboratories (WACL), University of York


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Venue details

  • Wheelchair accessible