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    Wally Funk's Race for Space.

    19th Jun 2019

    To celebrate 50 years since the moon landings, join us for an extraordinary evening with Wally Funk, the aviation pioneer who was set to become the first person in space. Yes in 1961, Wally Funk was among the Mercury 13, the first group . . .
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    London is a Forest

    12th May 2019

    Can a city be a forest? In London, 8.6 million people live in just 600 square miles alongside 8.4 million trees, which, according to one UN definition, makes it one of the world’s largest urban forests. To help us get to grips with . . .
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    How to Think Like the Greatest.

    18th Apr 2019

    April marks us being halfway through our 10th year of Salon London, and so we are creating a brilliantly big Salon for 18th April, showcasing three of our biggest strengths: The Life Hack: Join us on the 18th for Pig Wrestling - the . . .
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    The Wisdom of Psychopaths.

    17th Apr 2019

    To celebrate our 10th year and the ideas of academics, authors, and experts, we're working with renowned psychologist, Dr Kevin Dutton on a special one-off session in Covent Garden on the 17th April.  We are proud to . . .
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    The Art of Statistics

    3rd Apr 2019

    Join us on 3rd April when leading risk, probability, chance and uncertainty academic Prof Sir David Spiegelhalter guides us through the essential principles we need in order to derive knowledge from data. His latest piece of research The . . .
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    Feeling Clever?

    21st Mar 2019

    Does your gender affect your intelligence, your capability, your ambition? They’ve been arguing in the (academic) streets about this one. Finally - the results are in – and as our favourite professor of neuro-imaging Gina . . .
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    Burnout: Reasons Why Women are More at Risk and What to Do About It.

    19th Mar 2019

    2019 has been described as the ‘Year of Burnout’ and with symptoms such as emotional exhaustion, imposter syndrome and a reduced sense of accomplishment it's one we’re keen to avoid. But what if Burnout is . . .
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    How To...Family with Philippa Perry

    6th Mar 2019

    We've worked with Philippa Perry since this project was a twinkle in her eye and on March 6th we're so pleased to be the very first to hear her talk about this incredible exploration of family as we discuss...The Book You Wish Your Parents . . .
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    Transmission Prize 2019

    21st Feb 2019

    Come to see Jamie Bartlett, author of ‘The People Vs Tech’ and ‘The Dark Net’, and Carl Miller, author of ‘The Death of the Gods’ - winners of the Salon London Transmission Prize 2019 - debate one of the . . .
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    True Love Valentine Salon

    14th Feb 2019

    Singles, doubles, thruples, groups. Salon London wants you this Valentine's Day! Emotion historian and author the brilliant Dr Tiffany Watt Smith talks us through the power of Schadenfreude – and explains why enjoying the pain and . . .