Tom McLeish at Otago 2015

An Ordered Universe:

Working with Medieval Scholars on Thirteenth Century Science Texts – A Scientist’s Tale


Tom McLeish
speaking at the University of Otago, New Zealand for the Centre for Science Communication Public Lecture. The lecture was delivered on October 3rd, 2015, as part of a series across New Zealand and Australia. Tom discussed the methodology of the project, the treatises on colour, the rainbow and light, outlining the fascination that a 13th century thinker still holds for modern scientists.