Bread, Beer & Biotech 28th June 2017

What causes fermentation? Why is beer not barley water? Why is wine so delicious? Could yeast replace petrochemicals? Can fungi prevent wrinkles? What do alcohol, insulin and bioplastics have in common? Where do vaccines come from? How has brewing changed the history of Cork? How did Irish monks change Europe? Discover the answers to all of these questions and more at a fun, interactive exhibition of science and history. at St.Peters, North Main St. Cork on Wednesday June 28th 

The exhibition will be open from 14:00 and is free for all to attend. Later that evening (19:00)  John Morrissey will present a talk on the journey of yeast from beer to biotech, to attend the talk please register here as numbers may be be limited.

Cork Science Festival