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Superhero science: first class



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


Discover the science behind superpowers! Credit: Choreograph

Join an agent of A.W.E.S.O.M.E. to discover the science behind superpowers!

Would you choose super-healing or super-strength? Mind-reading or laserbeams? Pick your destiny as the Agent of A.W.E.S.O.M.E takes you on a supernatural journey exploring how superpowers could work.

Supported by the Wellcome Trust, BBSRC and University of Glasgow.

Running times

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

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
  • Doors open 15 minutes before start of event
  • 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

Superhero science: first class

Join an agent of A.W.E.S.O.M.E. to discover the science behind superpowers!

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