Cambridge Science Centre

 

What's On

  • The Science of Fiction: Future

    Can fiction predict the future? We'll be putting your questions to best-selling author Alastair Reynolds, futurist Melissa Sterry, astrobiologist Lewis Dartnell and historian Melanie Keene.

    22nd October
    7:00pm - 9:00pm
  • Engineering for a Healthier Human

    This half term, come along and meet the researchers and engineers with high-tech solutions to medical problems. Over the week you can find out how extreme engineering saves lives and reduces recovery times, with everything from bionic bones to glowing bugs, and ‘intelligent’ plants to innovative surgical equipment.

    25th October
    10:00am - 5:00pm
  • Built For Speed

    Find out all about the amazing engineering that can make us go fast, faster and, importantly, slow us down again!

    25th October
    11:00am
  • Stronger By Design

    How can we protect ourselves from extreme environments? Find out about the engineering behind some amazing materials that keep us safe from heat, speed and force.

    25th October
    12:00pm
  • Confuse Your Senses

    Can you believe your eyes? Can you be fooled by food and flavours? Find out why your senses are more complicated than you think!

    25th October
    1:00pm
  • Built For Speed

    Find out all about the amazing engineering that can make us go fast, faster and, importantly, slow us down again!

    25th October
    2:00pm
  • Stronger By Design

    How can we protect ourselves from extreme environments? Find out about the engineering behind some amazing materials that keep us safe from heat, speed and force.

    25th October
    3:00pm
  • Confuse Your Senses

    Can you believe your eyes? Can you be fooled by food and flavours? Find out why your senses are more complicated than you think!

    25th October
    4:00pm
  • Built For Speed

    Find out all about the amazing engineering that can make us go fast, faster and, importantly, slow us down again!

    26th October
    11:00am
  • Stronger By Design

    How can we protect ourselves from extreme environments? Find out about the engineering behind some amazing materials that keep us safe from heat, speed and force.

    26th October
    12:00pm
  • Confuse Your Senses

    Can you believe your eyes? Can you be fooled by food and flavours? Find out why your senses are more complicated than you think!

    26th October
    1:00pm
  • Intelligent Plants?

    Can we engineer plants to make them 'intelligent'? Can programmed plants tell us when our water supply is contaminated? Come along to find out how the iGEM team could soon be using synthetic biology to create an app for your garden!

    26th October
    2:00pm - 2:30pm