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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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Quantum sensing the brain
Mind-bending quantum technologies could give brain-teasing insights into mental health.
Seeking life on Mars
Solving the martian methane mystery: is anybody out there?
Simply take a roll of sticky tape…how a surprising technique is creating exotic new materials at the nanoscale.
08 July 2018
Bugs vs boyfriends
Tricks and twists
Food and drink