Royal Institution

The Royal Institution of Great Britain (often abbreviated as the Royal Institution or RI) is an organization devoted to scientific education and research, based in London.

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Liverpool Royal Institution
... The Liverpool Royal Institution was a learned society set up in 1814 for "the Promotion of Literature, Science and the Arts" ... A royal charter was granted in 1821 ... A grammar school for boys, the Royal Institution School ran until 1892 ...
The Royal Institution of Australia
... The Royal Institution of Australia, the only other Royal Institution in the world, was opened in Adelaide on 8 October 2009 by HRH, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent ...
Lecture Series
... The Royal Institution has a long history of public lectures and demonstrations given by prominent experts in the field ... century, the popularity of the public lectures given by Sir Humphry Davy at the Royal Institution was so great that the volume of carriage traffic in Albemarle Street caused it ... The Royal Institution's Christmas Lectures for young people are nowadays also shown on television ...
Friedrich Accum - Life and Work - Scandal and Lawsuit
... Finally in 1951, Cole, in an addendum to the minutes of Royal Institution, proved that the presentation of the events adopted in the article in the Dictionary of National Biography, and ... Cole completely reprinted the minutes of an extraordinary meeting of the Royal Institution of December 23, 1820, which show that these events were initiated through an ... a number of pages were removed from books in the reading room of the institution, books Accum had read ...
Michael Faraday Prize - List of Recipients
... of science through his many public lectures and broadcasts, his directorship of the Royal Institution and presidencies of the Royal Society and British Association and his seminal role in the ...

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