Tickets are now on sale for the Orkney International Science Festival which takes place from 1st to 7th of September.
The 2022 festival covers a range of diverse topics with a mixture of online and in person events.
You can read more about the festival and how to get tickets by clicking on this link: Orkney International Science Festival
Image: The aluminium motorboat Polar Bound in which sailor and explorer David Cowper has made four transits of the Northwest Passage was designed by Orcadian naval architect Dennis Davidson of Murray Cormack Associates. Dennis Davidson will join Len Wilson to look at ship design from Arctic whaling days to withstand ice pressures