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Everyday physics - explore and explain



The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG


Get crafting with the Jiggling Atoms team

Get creative with the art-physics collective Jiggling Atoms and explore simple harmonic motion, kinetic energy, gravity and the secrets of the rainbow. Then transform your knowledge into a sculpture made of familiar everyday items that you can then use to explain your understanding to others.

Running times

This event will run at 11am-12pm, 12pm-1pm, 2pm-3pm, 3pm-4pm and 4pm-5pm.

Ticketed – these sessions are timed and have limited capacity. Please go to the information desk in the Marble Hall to get your ticket on the day of your event. Without a ticket you will be denied entry.

Attending the event

  • Free to attend
  • Registration on the day, get your ticket at the information desk
  • Tickets allocated on a first-come, first-served basis 
  • Suitable for ages 7+
  • Travel and accessibility information - contact us directly to arrange any specific accessibility requirements 
  • This event is part of the Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition 2017

For all enquiries, please email

Everyday physics - explore and explain The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK