RI EventsWed, 20 Jun 2018 02:49:32 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on Wed, 20 Jun 2018 02:49:32 +0100 Explore a huge range of activities at the Ri, including talks, workshops and events for schools. "http://www.rigb.org/ Wednesday 20 June - Beyond weird http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/june/public-beyond-weird Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Philip Ball will take us through the weird and wonderful world of Quantum physics. ]]>
Tue, 15 May 2018 16:50:04 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/june/public-beyond-weird
Thursday 21 June - An introduction to genetics (short course) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/june/public-an-introduction-to-genetics-2018 Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm every Thursday

Dr Lawrence Bellamy presents a repeat of his six-part short course introducing the amazing world of genetics.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 17:53:15 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/june/public-an-introduction-to-genetics-2018
Friday 29 June - Are we ready for the next pandemic? (Discourse) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/june/public-are-we-ready-for-the-next-pandemic-discourse Royal Institition 7.20pm to 8.45pm
The Theatre
On the 100th anniversary of the deadly Spanish flu, Peter Piot will discuss the ever-present risk of another global pandemic in our increasingly interconnected world. ]]>
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:48:14 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/june/public-are-we-ready-for-the-next-pandemic-discourse
Monday 02 July - The art of logic: how to think like a mathematician http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-the-art-of-logic Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Join Eugenia Cheng as she shows us how to think like a mathematician]]>
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:40:37 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-the-art-of-logic
Wednesday 11 July - A planet not our own http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-a-planet-not-our-own Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Join Elizabeth Tasker for a tour of new-found worlds that are more alien than anything in fiction. ]]>
Wed, 04 Apr 2018 10:10:12 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-a-planet-not-our-own
Friday 13 July - Mark Thompson's spectacular science http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-mark-thompsons-spectacular-science Royal Institition 6.00pm to 7.15pm
The Theatre
TV astronomer and author Mark Thompson takes us on a journey through the most spectacular science. ]]>
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:56:42 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-mark-thompsons-spectacular-science
Monday 16 July - Fiction Lab - July 2018 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-fiction-lab-july-2018 Royal Institition 7.00pm start
Conversation Room
Jennifer Rohn of Lablit.com hosts the monthly book club dedicated to great fiction books with a science theme.]]>
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 17:11:11 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-fiction-lab-july-2018
Tuesday 17 July - Moon, Mars and beyond http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-moon-mars-and-beyond Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Apollo Astronaut Al Worden and experts will argue their case for settling on the Moon, Mars or travelling beyond. ]]>
Tue, 29 May 2018 16:35:05 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-moon-mars-and-beyond
Friday 20 July - WiFi Wars 4.0 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-wifi-wars-40 Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Following the third series of their hit TV show ‘Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit’, the WiFi Wars team return due to popular demand for their fourth annual lecture. ]]>
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 16:39:47 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-wifi-wars-40
Monday 23 July - Summer Schools: Fabulous fractals (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-age-79-am Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year olds, students will explore the wonderful world of fractals.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:43:22 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-age-79-am
Monday 23 July - Summer Schools: Fabulous fractals (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-age-79-pm Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 7–9year olds, students will explore the wonderful world of fractals.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:43:49 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-age-79-pm
Tuesday 24 July - Summer Schools: Mathematical modelling for beginners (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-mathematical-modelling-for-beginners-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds students will learn the basics of mathematical modelling through interactive activities.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:54:56 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-mathematical-modelling-for-beginners-age-79
Tuesday 24 July - LYSC Summer Schools: Extract your own DNA (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-9 Royal Institition 11.00am to 1.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students learn about DNA and enzymes, and make their own DNA necklace.]]>
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 16:16:16 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-9
Tuesday 24 July - LYSC Summer Schools: Extract your own DNA (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students are introduced to enzymes, DNA structure, using equipment usually found at degree level.]]>
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:59:14 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-1012
Tuesday 24 July - The end of time: The future history of the Universe http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-the-end-of-time-the-future-history-of-the-universe Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
What does the future hold for our Universe? Join us for a journey through space and time. ]]>
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 16:04:57 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-the-end-of-time-the-future-history-of-the-universe
Wednesday 25 July - Summer Schools: The magic of computer science (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-magic-of-computer-science-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

Learn the logic of computing in this fun magic-based session for 7–9 year-olds.]]>
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:36:00 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-magic-of-computer-science-age-79
Wednesday 25 July - LYSC Summer Schools: Magnets and motors (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-magnets-and-motors-age-16-18 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 16-18 year olds, students build an electromagnet, and construct two types of motors to learn how electricity and magnetism are linked.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 12:19:10 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-magnets-and-motors-age-16-18
Wednesday 25 July - Summer Schools: The magic of computer science (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-magic-of-computer-science-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

Learn the logic of computing in this fun magic-based session for 10–12 year olds.]]>
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:23:54 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-magic-of-computer-science-age-1012
Thursday 26 July - Summer Schools: Rapid robot development (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-rapid-robot-development-age-16-18 Royal Institition 10.30am to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students will design and build their own cardboard robot, based on an Arduino microcontroller.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:00:35 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-rapid-robot-development-age-16-18
Thursday 26 July - Magnets and motors (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-magnets-and-motors-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students build an electromagnet, and construct two types of motor to learn how electricity and magnetism are linked.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:38:16 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-magnets-and-motors-age-13-15
Thursday 26 July - Summer Schools: It's all in your head (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-its-all-in-your-head-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will explore intriguing ways your brain works.]]>
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:35:44 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-its-all-in-your-head-age-1012
Thursday 26 July - Synthetic intelligence http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-synthetic-intelligence Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Zdenka Kuncic will provide a tantalising glimpse into the possibility of synthetic intelligence in the not-too-distant future. ]]>
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 17:18:06 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-synthetic-intelligence
Friday 27 July - Summer Schools: Rapid robot development (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-rapid-robot-development-age-1315 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students will design and build their own cardboard robot, based on an Arduino microcontroller.]]>
Thu, 24 May 2018 14:24:19 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-rapid-robot-development-age-1315
Friday 27 July - Summer Schools: Feel the power (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-feel-the-power-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will explore the exciting world of electricity and power.]]>
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 12:26:23 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-feel-the-power-age-1012
Friday 27 July - Lighting the way: The spectacular science of light http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-lighting-the-way-the-spectacular-science-of-light-through-the-ages Royal Institition 6:00pm to 7.15pm
The Theatre
Join Natasha Simons, exploring the electrifying and occasionally explosive science all about light the light. ]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:24:46 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/public-lighting-the-way-the-spectacular-science-of-light-through-the-ages
Monday 30 July - Summer Schools: The enigma of cryptography (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-enigma-of-cryptography-age-16-18 Royal Institition 10.30am to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 16–18 year-olds, students will learn about historical codes and ciphers, making use of a working WWII Enigma machine.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:12:02 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-enigma-of-cryptography-age-16-18
Monday 30 July - Summer Schools: Building bridges (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-building-bridges-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will design and test their own bridges, exploring how different bridges are engineered.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:09:31 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-building-bridges-age-1012
Tuesday 31 July - Summer Schools: The enigma of cryptography (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-enigma-of-cryptography-age-1315 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year-olds, students will learn about historical codes and ciphers, making use of a working WWII Enigma machine.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:38:33 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/summer-schools-the-enigma-of-cryptography-age-1315
Tuesday 31 July - LYSC Summer Schools: Extract your own DNA (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-91 Royal Institition 11.00am to 1.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 7–9 year olds, students learn about DNA and enzymes, and make their own DNA necklace.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:37:52 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-91
Tuesday 31 July - LYSC Summer Schools: Extract your own DNA (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-10121 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 10–12 year olds students are introduced to enzymes, DNA structure, using equipment usually found at degree level.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:37:39 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/july/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-10121
Wednesday 01 August - Summer Schools: Programming in C# for beginners (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-programming-in-c-for-beginners-a Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students will have an introduction to basic programming in C# and use it to solve simple games and a variety of problems.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:38:50 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-programming-in-c-for-beginners-a
Wednesday 01 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Forensics (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-16-18 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students experience hands-on the science of a forensic lab.]]>
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 12:27:16 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-16-18
Wednesday 01 August - Summer Schools: Anamorphic art (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-anamorphic-art-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will explore the exciting links between mathematics and art.]]>
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:36:04 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-anamorphic-art-age-1012
Thursday 02 August - Summer Schools: Lego robot quest (age 7–9) AM http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-lego-robot-quest-am-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

Get to grips with robotics in this hands-on workshop for ages 7–9 year olds.]]>
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:48:01 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-lego-robot-quest-am-age-79
Thursday 02 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Cosmetic chemistry (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-7-9 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop, for 7–9 year olds, students will be introduced to pH, neutralisation, solubility and changes of state.]]>
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:37:12 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-7-9
Thursday 02 August - Summer Schools: Lego Robot Quest (age 7–9) PM http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-lego-robot-quest-pm-age-79 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

Get to grips with robotics in this hands-on workshop for ages 7–9 year olds.]]>
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 10:51:28 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-lego-robot-quest-pm-age-79
Friday 03 August - Summer Schools: An introduction to rocket science (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-an-introduction-to-rocket-science Royal Institition 10.30am to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students will explore the theory of rockets and space travel, and design a mission to Mars.]]>
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:36:26 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-an-introduction-to-rocket-science
Friday 03 August - Summer Schools: ScratchMaths (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-10121 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

Explore mathematics in a simple way using computer coding, for students aged 7–9.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:35:04 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-10121
Monday 06 August - Summer Schools: Intro to the BBC Micro:bit (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-intro-to-the-bbc-microbit-age-7 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

Learn to use to the BBC micro:bit in this computer science workshop for 7–9 year olds.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:45:06 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-intro-to-the-bbc-microbit-age-7
Monday 06 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Cosmetic chemistry (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-1012 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will be introduced to pH, neutralisation, solubility and changes of state.]]>
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 09:34:23 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-1012
Monday 06 August - Summer Schools: Intro to the BBC Micro:bit (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-intro-to-the-bbc-microbit-age-10 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

Learn to use to the BBC micro:bit in this computer science workshop for 10–12 year olds.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:45:18 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-intro-to-the-bbc-microbit-age-10
Tuesday 07 August - Summer Schools: Making music with the BBC micro:bit (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-making-music-with-the-bbc-microbi Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

Learn to make music the BBC micro:bit in this computer science workshop for 13–15 year olds.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 13:52:35 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-making-music-with-the-bbc-microbi
Tuesday 07 August - Summer Schools: Mathematical magic (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematical-magic-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore some seemingly magical ways numbers can behave.]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:02:15 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematical-magic-age-1012
Wednesday 08 August - Summer Schools: Mathematical origami (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematical-origami-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore some seemingly magical ways numbers can behave.]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:02:26 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematical-origami-age-79
Wednesday 08 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Spectacular colour chemistry (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-spectacular-colour-chemistry-age-7-9 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
A workshop for 7–9 year-olds to learn more about what colour is and how things can be coloured.]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:01:46 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-spectacular-colour-chemistry-age-7-9
Wednesday 08 August - Summer Schools: Mathematical origami (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematical-origami-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore some seemingly magical ways numbers can behave.]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:01:55 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematical-origami-age-1012
Thursday 09 August - Summer Schools: ScratchMaths (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

Explore mathematics in a simple way using computer coding, for students aged 7–9.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:13:14 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-79
Thursday 09 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Spectacular colour chemistry (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-spectacular-colour-chemistry-age-16-18 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students will discover what a colour actually is, understand how objects become coloured, and how chemists can manipulate these aspects to produce dyes and pigments. ]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:01:23 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-spectacular-colour-chemistry-age-16-18
Thursday 09 August - Summer Schools: ScratchMaths (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

Explore mathematics in a simple way using computer coding, for students aged 10–12.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:13:37 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-1012
Friday 10 August - Summer Schools: Forces, transport and motion throughout the ages (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-forces-transport-and-motion-throu Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students will design and explore forces and transport.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:29:19 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-forces-transport-and-motion-throu
Friday 10 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Mars rover (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-mars-rover-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students will use a LEGO Mindstorms mars rover to explore, and search for signs of extra-terrestrial life.]]>
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:36:59 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-mars-rover-age-13-15
Friday 10 August - Summer Schools: It's all in your head (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-its-all-in-your-head-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will explore intriguing ways your brain works.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:16:16 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-its-all-in-your-head-age-1012
Friday 10 August - -196°C: The liquid nitrogen show http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/public-196c-the-liquid-nitrogen-show Royal Institition 6:00pm to 7:15pm
The Theatre
Explores the cool and unusual world of Liquid Nitrogen. ]]>
Mon, 26 Mar 2018 15:32:05 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/public-196c-the-liquid-nitrogen-show
Monday 13 August - Summer Schools: How big is the universe? (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-how-big-is-the-universe-age-131 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year-olds, students will use mathematics to try to understand how the universe works.]]>
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 11:57:04 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-how-big-is-the-universe-age-131
Monday 13 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Mars rover (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-mars-rover-age-10-12 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will use a Lego Mindstorms mars rover to explore, and search for signs of extra-terrestrial life.]]>
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:38:27 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-mars-rover-age-10-12
Monday 13 August - Summer Schools: Investigations with Pascal’s triangle (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-investigations-with-pascals-triangle-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this session for 10–12 year olds, students will learn all about the fascinating maths inside Pascal’s triangle.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:23:39 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-investigations-with-pascals-triangle-age-1012
Monday 13 August - Fiction Lab - August 2018 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/public-fiction-lab-august-2018 Royal Institition 7.00pm start
Conversation Room
Jennifer Rohn of Lablit.com hosts the monthly book club dedicated to great fiction books with a science theme.]]>
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 15:20:37 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/public-fiction-lab-august-2018
Tuesday 14 August - Summer Schools: Mathematics for astronomers (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematics-for-astronomers-age-1 Royal Institition 10.30am to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students will find out how mathematical tools can be used to explore the universe.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:16:26 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mathematics-for-astronomers-age-1
Tuesday 14 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Cosmetic chemistry (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-7-91 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop, for 7–9 year olds, students will be introduced to pH, neutralisation, solubility and changes of state.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:39:24 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-7-91
Tuesday 14 August - Summer Schools: Codes and ciphers (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-10-12 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore codes and ciphers from the last 2000 years.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:17:38 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-10-12
Wednesday 15 August - Summer Schools: Engineering in 3D (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-engineering-in-3d-16-18 Royal Institition 10.30am to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students will explore the exciting topic of 3D imaging, with a number of hands-on experiments.]]>
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 10:29:51 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-engineering-in-3d-16-18
Wednesday 15 August - Summer Schools: Crash testing (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-crash-testing-pm-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will make and test crash–safe vehicles and explore the science of car crashes.]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:16:37 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-crash-testing-pm-age-1012
Thursday 16 August - Summer Schools: Engineering in 3D (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-engineering-in-3d-13-15 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13-15 year olds, students will explore the exciting topic of 3D imaging, with a number of hands-on experiments.]]>
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 10:30:40 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-engineering-in-3d-13-15
Thursday 16 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Cosmetic chemistry (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-10121 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop, for 10–12 year olds, students will be introduced to pH, neutralisation, solubility and changes of state.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:42:17 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-10121
Thursday 16 August - Summer Schools: Codes and ciphers (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-10-122 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore codes and ciphers from the last 2000 years.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:57:32 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-10-122
Friday 17 August - Summer Schools: Drones (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-drones-13-15 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students will explore flight dynamics using microdrones.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:44:08 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-drones-13-15
Friday 17 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Spa science (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-spa-science-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students have the opportunity to make bath bombs, lip balm and shampoo. ]]>
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:37:00 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-spa-science-age-13-15
Monday 20 August - Summer Schools: Loudspeakers and Acoustics (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-loudspeakers-and-acoustics-amage-1012 Royal Institition 10.30am to 13.00pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore the concepts underpinning acoustic devices and will have a go at making their own speakers.]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 09:57:24 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-loudspeakers-and-acoustics-amage-1012
Monday 20 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Pinhole photography (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-16-18 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students will discover how to make their own pinhole camera and use it to produce spectacular and sometimes weird black and white photographs. ]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:03:04 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-16-18
Monday 20 August - Summer Schools: Loudspeakers and Acoustics PM (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-loudspeakers-and-acoustics-pmage Royal Institition 14.00am to 16.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore the concepts underpinning acoustic devices and will have a go at making their own speakers.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:31:20 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-loudspeakers-and-acoustics-pmage
Tuesday 21 August - Summer Schools: Robotic explorers AM (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-robotic-explorers-am-age-1012 Royal Institition 10.30am to 1.00pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will learn to control and program LEGO Mindstorms robot, and get it complete a number of challenges.]]>
Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:38:29 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-robotic-explorers-am-age-1012
Tuesday 21 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Pinhole photography (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students will discover how to make their own pinhole camera and use it to produce spectacular and sometimes weird black and white photographs. ]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 14:02:32 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-13-15
Tuesday 21 August - Summer Schools: Robotic explorers PM (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-robotic-explorers-pm-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will learn to control and program LEGO Mindstorms robot, and get it complete a number of challenges.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:32:54 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-robotic-explorers-pm-age-1012
Wednesday 22 August - Summer Schools: McLaren Vehicle Development Challenge (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mclaren-vehicle-development-challenge-age-16-18 Royal Institition 10.30am to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 16–18 year olds, students will explore the fast paced world of F1 automotive design.]]>
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:46:01 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-mclaren-vehicle-development-challenge-age-16-18
Wednesday 22 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Pinhole photography (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-10-12 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will discover how to make their own pinhole camera and use it to produce spectacular and sometimes weird black and white photographs. ]]>
Fri, 01 Jun 2018 12:27:33 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-10-12
Wednesday 22 August - Summer Schools: Thinking inside the box (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-thinking-inside-the-box-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will use balloons to solve puzzles, problems challenges and more.]]>
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:33:21 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-thinking-inside-the-box-age-1012
Thursday 23 August - Summer Schools: Puzzles, mazes and turtles (age 7–9) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-puzzles-mazes-and-turtles-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will have a go at getting creative with a simple computer program to solve puzzles and problems.]]>
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:23:21 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-puzzles-mazes-and-turtles-age-79
Thursday 23 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Crash testing (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-crash-testing-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
This workshop helps students learn about vehicle safety and forces in a very practical way. ]]>
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 13:36:22 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-crash-testing-age-13-15
Thursday 23 August - Summer Schools: Puzzles, mazes and turtles (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-puzzles-mazes-and-turtles-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year–olds, students will have a go at getting creative with a simple computer program to solve puzzles and problems.]]>
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 14:23:44 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-puzzles-mazes-and-turtles-age-1012
Friday 24 August - Summer Schools: Science song-writing workshop (age 14–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-science-song-writing-workshop-age-16-18 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 14–18 year-olds students will learn how to hacking your memory with music, and write science songs]]>
Fri, 04 May 2018 10:52:42 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-science-song-writing-workshop-age-16-18
Friday 24 August - Summer Schools: Networks (age 10–12) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-networks-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will explore network theory and the work of the mathematician Euler.]]>
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:17:33 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/summer-schools-networks-age-1012
Friday 24 August - Sci-Tunes http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/public-sci-tunes Royal Institition 6:00pm to 7:15pm
The Theatre
With biological beats, funky physics and rockin' geology, Sci-Tunes with Jonny Berliner is a fun-packed, song-studded, demo-tastic celebration of science that will have you laughing and learning in equal measure!]]>
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 16:46:30 +0000 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/public-sci-tunes
Wednesday 29 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Forensics (age 13–15) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 13–15 year olds, students experience hands-on the science of a forensic lab.]]>
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:40:15 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-13-15
Thursday 30 August - LYSC Summer Schools: A question of taste (age 16–18) http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-a-question-of-taste-age-16-18 Royal Institition 10.00am to 4.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
In this workshop for 16–18 year-olds, students will extract and test their own DNA to learn about the evolution of taste.]]>
Thu, 17 May 2018 11:04:15 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2018/august/lysc-ss-a-question-of-taste-age-16-18
Monday 28 October - Portraits of photosynthesis: meet the artist http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2015/october/public-portraits-of-photosynthesis Royal Institition 7:00pm start
The Atrium
Join Odra Noel for a drink and discuss her new exhibition 'Portraits of photosynthesis']]>
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 16:47:35 +0100 http://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2015/october/public-portraits-of-photosynthesis