The final CNHS talk of the term is in person on Thursday evening, 31st March and takes place in the Department of Geography‘s lecture theatre, at 7:00 p.m. Note earlier start time. Please arrive punctually.
The title is Truffles in a warming world. Ulf Büntgen from the Department of Geography will discuss how climate change affects one of the most exclusive gourmet foods, and how Cambridge University Botanic Garden can contribute to a better understanding of the ecological requirements that are needed for the formation and maturation of truffle fruit bodies.
This is a joint meeting with the Department of Geography as part of the Cambridge Festival and will be held in the Department of Geography’s lecture theatre. There will be no admission charge.