Date for your diaries! - Our next Festival is 11-18 February 2023


Sorry, you missed this one!

1.30pm - 2.30pm: The Church of St Peter Mancroft

Family Event Headline Event Talk
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop

Hay Hill, Norwich, NR2 1QQ

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Why do some species go extinct and what can we do to save endangered species?

For as long as there have been species, there has been extinction. What causes it? Why do some species go extinct and what can we do to save endangered species? Join Prof Ben Garrod as he explores how extinction is one of the most complex, interesting and evolving topics. With book signing.

Age: 8+
Cost: £6

About Ben Garrod

Prof Ben Garrod is an evolutionary biologist and primate conservationist. He is also a broadcaster for television and radio and has written several books, covering a range of subjects from evolution and anatomy to animal behaviour and natural history. Ben is currently a Professor of Evolutionary Biology and Science Engagement at the University of East Anglia. He has presented a range of television programmes and series, including Secrets of Bones (2014), Attenborough and the Giant Dinosaur (2016), The Day the Dinosaurs Died (2017), Hyper-evolution: the Rise of Robots (2017), Secrets of Skin (2019) and Baby Chimp Rescue (2020).