Speaker: 
Tadashi Tokieda (University of Cambridge)
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 7:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: 
Cubberley Auditorium

 

Would you like to come see some toys?

"Toys" here have a special sense: objects of daily life which you can find or make in minutes, yet which, if played with imaginatively, reveal surprises that keep scientists puzzling for a while. We will see table-top demos of many such toys and visit some of the science that they open up.