The Physics of the Web of Fate

Activity: KE and Outreach activitiesTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Festival/Exhibition


Ragnhild Ljosland contributed to Howard's Firth's talk by singing the Old Norse poem Darradarljod from Njal's Saga. Abstract: The story of a vision in Caithness of the battle of Clontarf was remembered in North Ronaldsay for many centuries. And its interpretation, says Howie Firth, sheds light on the development of physics and the nature of time itself.
Period5 Sept 2014
Event titleOrkney International Science Festival 2014
Event typeConference
LocationKirkwall, United KingdomShow on map


  • Old Norse
  • saga literature