On 27th October, the University of Manchester will be hosting the second Science Spectacular, as part of Manchester Science Festival. The event is free, interactive and a great way for young people and their families to meet researchers and learn more about Science at the University of Manchester.
Saturday 27 October 2012, 11am – 3pm, at The University of Manchester, Whitworth Hall and The Manchester Museum, on Oxford Road (building #50 on campus map). Free, drop in event.
Find out why lotus leave don’t get wet, take a journey through the heart, wrestle with plants that bite back, and get curious with some creepy crawlies. Over 40 interactive, hands on science activities – fun for all the family. Meet the scientists and engineers behind the amazing research at Manchester. There will be lots of activities suitable for children of all ages, including face painting and lucky science dips, and there’s plenty to keep adults entertained too.