Science in the Spotlight is an ambitious new project by Edinburgh International Science Festival, which aims to bring together the wonder of theatre and the explosive world of science
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Travel through time and space in our amazing digital planetarium. Pupils learn how scientists and astronomers explore the universe as we take a closer look at our solar system, then navigate through
Delve into geology and discover the nature and origins of oil. Pupils become oil geologists, engineers and drillers as we investigate the story behind this precious resource. From identifying the
Discover the secrets of electricity first-hand in this stimulating interactive workshop. Pupils explore what electricity is, how it can be stored and even create some themselves using our specially
Learn how the body is put together in this fast-paced, funny, interactive show, and discover why it’s so important to keep it in good shape. In the Teaching Hospital, meet Dr Watson and Nurse
This highly interactive workshop encourages younger pupils to investigate the mysteries of mixtures and learn about solids, liquids, gasses and fizzes. A unique and inspiring chemistry experience that
We have a strong focus on education and run a touring programme that visits schools throughout the year.
Outwith our activities in Scotland we also operate a large scale international operation