Events

THE WONDER OF NUMBERS WITH JOHNNY BALL


Start

19 Oct 12:15PM

End

19 Oct 1:30PM

Location

  • Bonar Hall
  • Tickets: £5 / £3         Book a Place

    TV personality Johnny Ball presents a fun and captivating talk based on his book Wonders Beyond Numbers: A Brief History of All Things Mathematical.

    Johnny has been a champion of mathematics for over 40 years, opening up the subject for a popular audience with wit and wisdom. In this talk he will introduce us to a host of fascinating figures from history and explain how we have built up an understanding of shapes, numbers and patterns since ancient times.

    Johnny Ball is the mastermind behind more than 20 successful TV series about maths and science, which have inspired a generation to be more confident in mathematics, science and technology.

    This event will include book signing - copies will be available to purchase.

    Age: 9 years+ (under 16 years to be accompanied by an adult)