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Monsters from the Deep

An illustrated, interactive skeptical odyssey – with sound effects! University experts investigate tales of sea-monsters, mermaids, etc. Presented by SPES/CFIUK.

Ever wondered if there is some truth to sailors’s tales of monsters from the ocean’s depths?
Dr Charles Paxton, a scientist from the University of St Andrews, is one of the country’s most qualified cryptozoologists, and he will be running both a lecture and workshop on monsters from the deep – mythical and real. Dr Darren Naish is a researcher at The University of Portsmouth, who will talk about the ‘prehistoric survivor paradigm’ and what it means (or doesn’t mean) for ’sea monster’ sightings. A fascinating, illustrated, interactive skeptical odyssey….


Dr Charles Paxton | talks | www
Dr Darren Naish | talks | www


Date and Time:

7 November 2009 at 11:00 am


Half Day



Conway Hall
25 Red Lion Square
020 7242 8032

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