Brighton Science Festival

Events - Wednesday 14 February

ARCTIC ADVENTURE WORKSHOP – PRINT A POLAR BEAR

Make a linocut print of one of the Arctic’s grandest creatures with artist Beatrice von Preussen.


ONCA Gallery, 10:00am - 12:00pm, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
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)
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
AMAZING SCIENCE FOR WINTER AFTERNOONS – WITH SPHERE SCIENCE

Watch an amazing ‘Street Science’ show, join our wax workshop and make yourself exciting science souvenirs.


Friends Meeting House, 10:15am - 3:40pm (drop-in). Last admissions 3:00pm.
BUILDING BRIDGES – WITH SCIENCE ROCKS

Help design a race track big enough to fill a hall, and construct it entirely out of newspaper.


The Hanover Centre, 10:30pm - 4:00pm (drop-in)
SHOCKING SCIENCE

Join the makers of AQUILA magazine to experiment with static and have a go at making little lightning.


The Walrus, 10:30am - 11:15am, 11:30am - 12:15pm, 12:30pm - 1:15pm, 1:30pm - 2:15pm, 2:30pm - 3:15pm
MONSTERS IN OUTER SPACE

Join Little Green Pig for a writing workshop to explore the theme of monsters and outer space!


The Barge at Brighton Marina, 11:00am - 1:30pm
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)
BIG LITTLE MULTIVERSE

Short films and drop-in events that explore science – from the enormity of the universe to the minuteness of DNA.


Lighthouse, 12:00pm - 5:00pm (drop-in)
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*
BURSTING WITH BUBBLES

Journey into the wonderful science of bubbles with eccentric musical bubbleologist Simon Fortune.


Sallis Benney Theatre, 6:00pm - 7:00pm, 7:30pm - 8:30pm
ANATOMY NIGHT: MATTERS OF THE HEART

Join us for a rather different Valentine’s Day as anatomists give a guided tour of the heart while dissecting a real one live.


The Walrus, 6:30pm - 7:30pm