Elements explorer

Elements Explorer

Interactive talk with Dan Green, as part of the 2013 Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition
 

Event details

 
With just 92 unique ingredients we can make everything in the world – cars, ketchup, PCs and people, you name it! Discover the amazing science of elements with Dan Green, the author of The Elements, one of six shortlisted books for the Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize 2013. Meet the number 1 element, hydrogen, dangerous and deadly plutonium and the “king of bling”, gold. Find out where elements come from, what they get up to and how they combine to make materials.

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Attending this event

 
This event is free to attend, open to all and is aimed at Young People aged 8-14. No tickets are required. Doors open at 3pm and seats will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

We have a limited number of spaces for wheelchair users and ten bookable seats for people with impaired mobility who are unable to queue. To book in advance, please contact the events team. Further information about accessibility is available.
 
Enquiries: Contact the events team

Elements explorer 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK

Events coming up

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  • The interaction of fire and mankind - further discussion 16 September 2015 at The Royal Society at Chicheley Hall, home of the Kavli Royal Society International Centre, Buckinghamshire Scientific discussion meeting organised by Professor Andrew Scott, Professor William Chaloner FRS, Dr Claire Belcher and Professor Chris Roos
  • Open House Weekend 2015 19 September 2015 at The Royal Society, London The Royal Society's building will be open to the public on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 September 2015.

For more events please see the events diary.

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