“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”
Watch Brian Cox introduce the Summer Science Exhibition.
Join us for an exploration of cutting edge science and state of the art technology, as we host the UK’s most revolutionary research. Our free, week-long festival features 22 curated exhibits and a series of inspiring talks and activities for all ages.
Meet the scientists, discover something new and have fun with hands-on activities.
Free entry, suitable for all, no tickets required.
Diamond: more than just a gemstone
The unique material with a glittering future.
Breaking the greenhouse: storing sky as stone
Can Martian rocks help us combat climate change?
The 100m bubbles
Harnessing the physics of bubbles to channel powerful cutting lasers.
Wonders of the natural world
09 July 2016
Ugly Animals Roadshow
10 July 2016
The science of Harry Potter
08 July 2016
Food and drink