Summer Science Exhibition

Our annual Summer Science Exhibition showcases the most exciting cutting-edge science and technology research.

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It provides a unique opportunity for members of the public to interact with scientists and ask them questions about their work.

The Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2013 was held from 2 - 7 July at the Royal Society's main premises in central London.

The Exhibition is the Society's main public event of the year and is open to members of the general public as well as students and teachers, scientists, policymakers and the media.

Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2013

Held 2 July - 7 July at Carlton House Terrace.

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Summer Science Exhibition 2012

Held 3 July - 8 July at Carlton House Terrace.

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Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2011

Held 5 July - 10 July at Carlton House Terrace.

Come and question the scientists themselves about the exciting advances they are working on, from bionic vision to improving airport security.

Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2010

Held 25 June - 4 July at the Southbank Centre, London.

Find out more about the Royal Society’s 350th anniversary Summer Science Exhibition, part of See Further: The Festival of Science and Arts.

Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2009

Held 30 June - 4 July at Carlton House Terrace.

From fluorescent fish, to chewing robots and new space missions, investigate the 2009 exhibits.

Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2008

Held 1 July - 4 July at Carlton House Terrace.

Showcased research into graphical passwords, the breathing ocean and the physics of perception.

Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2007

Held 2 July - 4 July at Carlton House Terrace.

Explore the dynamics of spin, a CLEVER vehicle and the centre of the cell through the 2007 exhibit pages.

Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2006

Held 3 July - 6 July at Carlton House Terrace and 12 September - 14 September at the Glasgow Science Center.

Find out about the body’s daily clock, emotionally-aware computers and greener air travel.

Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2005

Held 4 July - 7 July at Carlton House Terrace.

Investigate weapons of maths construction, how to build a human and marvel of super molecules.

Summer Science Exhibition 2004

Summer Science Exhibition 2004

Held 5 - 8 July 2004

25 teams of scientists selected from around the UK, exhibited their outstanding work at the Royal Society in London.

2003 Summer Science Exhibition

Summer Science Exhibition 2003

In July 2003, 20 teams of scientists selected from around the UK, exhibited their outstanding work at the Royal Society in London

How to exhibit

The call for proposals for the 2014 Summer Science Exhibition closed on 23 September 2013. The call for 2015 will open in June 2014.