Brighton Science Festival

Events - Tuesday 13 February

ARCTIC ADVENTURE WORKSHOP – SCIENCE IN THE ARCTIC

Have a go with real scientific equipment and make your own Arctic sample kit in this workshop with artist Beatrice von Preussen.


ONCA Gallery, 10:00am - 12:00pm
I SPY MUSEUM

Hunt for the smallest, biggest, shiniest, weirdest things on display at Brighton Museum.


Brighton Museum and Art Gallery, 10:00am - 5:00pm (drop-in)
MONSTER-MAKE HALF TERM

Create an army of awesome aliens, zany zombies and scary monsters at this creative and crafty workshop.


Hove Museum and Art Gallery, 10:00am - 12:00pm, 1:00pm - 3:00pm (drop-in)
SLIME TIME

Immerse yourself in the messy science of slime using secret recipes and simple kitchen ingredients to make lots and lots of slime.


Artpod, 10:00am - 10:45am, 11:15am - 12:00pm, 1:00pm - 1:45pm, 2:15pm - 3:00pm
BARCLAYS CODE PLAYGROUND WITH THE DIGITAL EAGLES

Learn to speak the language of computers as you take on fun challenges designed to introduce you to the basics of coding.


Brighton Eagle Lab, 10:30am - 12:30pm, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
GREAT GREEN INVENTORS

Design and build an eco car that runs on waste resources – then take part in a race to test your invention.


The Walrus, 10:30am - 12:00pm, 1:00pm - 2:30pm, 2:45pm - 4:15pm
BLOCKBUILDERS: MARINA MODDING

Resign Brighton Marina in a collaborative workshop using a detailed Minecraft map.


The Barge at Brighton Marina, 11:00am - 1:00pm, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
ROCKET FACTORY

This is your chance to design, build and fly your very own rocket on Brighton beach!


British Airways i360, 11:00am - 12:30pm, 1:00pm - 2:30pm, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
ARCTIC ADVENTURE – EXHIBITION BY BEATRICE VON PREUSSEN

Delve into the sketch books, photo albums and diaries from printmaker Beatrice von Preussen’s trip to the Arctic Circle.


ONCA Gallery, 12:00pm - 6:00pm (drop-in)
SHADOW STUDIO WORKSHOP

A fun shadow puppet workshop where you’ll use the simplest of materials to make the most of your imagination.


Lighthouse, 12:00pm - 12:45pm, 1:15pm - 2:00pm, 3:00pm - 3:45pm, 4:15pm - 5:00pm
MYSTERY AT FRANKENSTEIN CASTLE

Help Igor to bring the Creature to life – solve the riddles and conduct experiments before the lightning strikes!


Sweet Dukebox, 2:00pm - 2:45pm, 3:30pm - 4:15pm, 5:00pm - 5:45pm, *7:30pm - 8:15pm*, *9:00pm - 9:45pm*
DR EMILY'S WEIRD AND WONDERFUL SCIENCE FACTS

TV scientist Dr Emily Grossman hosts a fun and interactive science quiz show, as she explains some of the world’s weirdest science facts.


St Andrew’s Church, 2:30pm - 3:30pm, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
MONSTERS THAT MIGHT BE

Zoologist and author Jules Howard takes you on a futuristic Darwinian safari tour of the creatures that might one day stalk the Earth.


Sallis Benney Theatre, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
SAMANTHA BAINES: 1 WOMAN, A HIGH-FLYER AND A FLAT BOTTOM

Award-winning comedian Samantha Baines explores the lost women of science.


Komedia Studio, 8:00pm