Skip to content
What's on

Weirdology

Online event

Location

The Royal Society YouTube channel

Overview

Stefan Gates

Explore the strange chemistry, materials science, physics and biology lurking in everyday things… this is a show for people who think they hate science.

Join Gastronaut Stefan Gates and his long-suffering daughter Poppy for an unforgettable adventure through strange and wonderful chemistry, biology and physics as they tackle questions such as Why can’t you melt a Flake? What are bogies for? Can you make screaming hot plasma in a microwave?

Full of ridiculous and shocking demos, hacks, myth busting and self-experimentation, this is an action-packed family science show that will light the touchpaper of fascination in anyone.  

BBC Gastronaut Stefan Gates is renowned for his world-class science and food shows.

Attending this event online:

  • The event will be livestreamed on the Royal Society YouTube channel on Sunday 11 July 2021 at 11am BST
  • The event will also be available afterwards on our YouTube channel for 7 days
  • This event is suitable for ages 5+
  • This event is free to join and there is no registration required
  • Live subtitles will be available
  • Part of Summer Science 2021
  • Share on social media using #SummerScience
  • For all enquiries contact exhibition@royalsociety.org

 

 

Related events

Weirdology Explore the strange science lurking in everyday things. other
Was this page useful?
Thank you for your feedback
Thank you for your feedback. Please help us improve this page by taking our short survey.