“I come here every year, and every year, my jaw drops”
“A brilliant afternoon!"
“Fantastic - made complicated concepts really accessible”
“Loved everything! Great fun for all ages”
Explore the science shaping our future, with the people making it happen.
Join us for our free, week long festival celebrating the cutting edge of UK science. With a packed programme of events alongside exhibits of hands-on science and technology, there’s something for everyone. If you can't make it to London, you can discover some of the exciting science on show in Summer Science Exhibition Extra - our interactive online exhibition.
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The random revolution
Einstein didn’t believe that randomness was at the heart of quantum mechanics. He was wrong, and it could hold the key to cyber-security.
The difficulty of making it look easy. A quest to create a prosthetic hand that moves like the real thing.
Soil: our buried treasure
Get hands on and dig deep as you discover the vital but vulnerable resource beneath our feet.
08 July 2018
Bugs vs boyfriends
Tricks and twists
Food and drink