Cambridge Science Centre

 

What's On

  • Handy Engineering

    Make a moving artificial hand from scratch in this workshop for children. Join the CHaOS team to learn how straws, string and other basic materials can move like a real human hand. Booking essential. Suitable for ages 7+. Normal admission charges apply.

    1st November
    11:00am - 11:30am
  • Handy Engineering

    Make a moving artificial hand from scratch in this workshop for children. Join the CHaOS team to learn how straws, string and other basic materials can move like a real human hand. Booking essential. Suitable for ages 7+. Normal admission charges apply.

    1st November
    2:00pm - 2:30pm
  • Glowing Bugs

    Glowing bugs?! Learn about the light produced by living organisms, from bacteria to fireflies.

    2nd November
    2:00pm - 4:00pm
  • Design a Brain Experiment

    What happens to your brain when you listen to music, think nice thoughts or smell? Join us to design a brain experiment at the "MEG and Me" event. Talk with brain researchers about their cutting edge work and discover how you could use a Magnetoencephalography (MEG) scanner to find out how the brain works.

    11th November
    6:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Chain Reaction 2014

    The Chain Reaction is back for its fourth year, bigger and better than ever. At this spectacular event at the Guildhall on Saturday 22 November, families, schools and local companies will get stuck into building a huge chain of crazy contraptions that trigger one another around the room and across the stage.

    22nd November
    11:00am - 4:30pm
  • The Naked Scientists - November

    Join the Naked Scientists as they strip down science and use everyday objects to reveal the secret workings of the world. This event is part of a series of regular recordings of their BBC radio show each month at the Cambridge Science Centre. They will be talking with local scientists, performing kitchen science experiments and you'll be able to put your own science questions to the team. Aimed at ages 10+ Entry will not be permitted after 18.45.

    26th November
    6:45pm - 8:30pm