Sensing danger

08 July 2023 10:00 - 18:00 The Royal Society Free
People conducting scientific fieldwork.

This event is part of the Royal Society's Summer Science Exhibition 2023.


The Electromagnetic Sensing Group at the University of Manchester is at the forefront of developing new technologies to improve landmine clearance.


Visit their Sensing Danger stand to learn about the scientific advances they’ve made in developing the next generation of metal detectors, how Artificial Reality may be used in the future to help deminers and try finding landmines yourself in a Virtual Reality landmine detection game.

Attending the event

This drop-in activity will be held in the City of London 1 room on:

Saturday 8 July 2023, 10am — 6pm

Sunday 9 July 2023, 10am — 6pm

  • Free to attend
  • In person only
  • No registration required
  • Suitable for everyone
  • Travel and accessibility information - contact us directly to arrange any specific accessibility requirements
  • Food and drink will be available for purchase at our onsite café

For all enquiries, please email us.