RI EventsTue, 25 Jun 2019 04:47:39 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on Tue, 25 Jun 2019 04:47:39 +0100 The Royal Institution is the home of science in the heart of London, with a packed programme of accessible science for adults, children, families and schools.
Through talks in our world famous theatre, leading scientists and cultural commentators explore the latest amazing science and the way in which it shapes our lives.
"https://www.rigb.org/ Wednesday 26 June - Scientific expeditions to the Arctic https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/june/public-scientific-expeditions-to-the-arctic Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Conversation room
Join Helen Czerski who will discuss how she spent last summer on an icebreaker close to the North Pole, on an expedition to study Arctic weather.]]>
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:25:16 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/june/public-scientific-expeditions-to-the-arctic
Friday 28 June - Molecular memory: How plants recognise the seasons (Discourse) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/june/public-molecular-memory Royal Institition 7.20pm to 8.45pm
The Theatre
Dame Caroline Dean will explore how plants monitor seasons and judge when winter is over.]]>
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:00:42 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/june/public-molecular-memory
Thursday 04 July - Can we repair our climate? https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-can-we-repair-our-climate Royal Institition 6.30pm to 8.00pm
The Conversation Room
Can we use the latest technology to mitigate global heating?]]>
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 12:53:29 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-can-we-repair-our-climate
Monday 08 July - Fiction Lab - July 2019 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-fiction-lab-july-2019 Royal Institition 7.00pm start
Library
Jennifer Rohn of Lablit.com hosts the monthly book club dedicated to great fiction books with a science theme.]]>
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 18:08:23 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-fiction-lab-july-2019
Wednesday 10 July - ExpeRience: The science of music https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-experience-2019 Royal Institition 6.00pm to 10.00pm
The Theatre
Join us as we explore the science of sound and music with talks and hands-on science demos and activities. ]]>
Fri, 21 Jun 2019 10:26:22 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-experience-2019
Sunday 14 July - Family Masterclass: Anamorphic Art AM (age 7–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/family-masterclass-anamorphic-art-712copy Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.30pm

Explore the mathematics behind changing 2D pictures into 3D and vice versa in this family Masterclass, aimed at 7–12 year-olds with their families.]]>
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:03:43 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/family-masterclass-anamorphic-art-712copy
Sunday 14 July - Family Masterclass: Anamorphic Art PM (age 7–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/family-masterclass-anamorphic-art-712pmcopy Royal Institition 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Explore the mathematics behind changing 2D pictures into 3D and vice versa in this family Masterclass, aimed at 7–12 year-olds with their families.]]>
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:04:53 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/family-masterclass-anamorphic-art-712pmcopy
Monday 15 July - An introduction to particle physics (short course) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-an-introduction-to-particle-physics-short Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm (every Monday)

Dr Harry Cliff presents a six part introduction to the world of particle physics in a repeat of his sucessful short course]]>
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 11:18:40 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-an-introduction-to-particle-physics-short
Tuesday 16 July - The science of banknotes https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-the-science-of-banknotes Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Join us to explore how science will be celebrated on the final note in the first series to be issued on polymer.]]>
Tue, 18 Jun 2019 17:28:44 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-the-science-of-banknotes
Wednesday 17 July - Hearts and minds: The science of behaviour change https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-hearts-and-minds-the-science-of-behaviour-change Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Join a panel of experts as they explore the science of behaviour change.]]>
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 17:03:21 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-hearts-and-minds-the-science-of-behaviour-change
Friday 19 July - WiFi Wars 5.0 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-wifi-wars-50 Royal Institition 7.00pm to 9.00pm
The Theatre
Following their hit TV show ‘Dara O Briain’s Go 8 Bit’, the WiFi Wars team return due to popular demand for their fifth annual lecture. ]]>
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 14:35:30 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-wifi-wars-50
Saturday 20 July - Small steps and giant leaps: The 50th anniversary of the moon landing https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-small-steps-and-giant-leaps Royal Institition 12.00pm to 6.00pm
The Theatre
Join us for a space themed day of talks, demos and activities.]]>
Mon, 24 Jun 2019 14:03:39 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-small-steps-and-giant-leaps
Monday 22 July - A journey through mathematics (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-a-journey-through-mathematics-age-1315 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year-olds, students will travel through time, exploring some of the mathematical ideas which changed our world.]]>
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:35:35 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-a-journey-through-mathematics-age-1315
Monday 22 July - Into space with Kevin Fong https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/family-into-space-with-kevin-fong Royal Institition 6.00pm to 7.15pm
The Theatre
2015 Christmas Lecturer Kevin Fong returns to the Ri to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings. ]]>
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 10:44:53 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/family-into-space-with-kevin-fong
Tuesday 23 July - Are you bug body ready? How to survive parasites and insects https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-how-to-survive-parasites-and-insects Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
James Logan will reveal the lives of the bugs we encounter when on holiday.]]>
Wed, 29 May 2019 15:41:14 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-how-to-survive-parasites-and-insects
Wednesday 24 July - Summer Schools: The mathematics of rainbows (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-the-mathematics-of-rainbows-age-1 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore the exciting world of rainbows.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:28:45 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-the-mathematics-of-rainbows-age-1
Wednesday 24 April - Summer Schools: The magic of computer science (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-the-magic-of-computer-scienceage Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

Learn the logic of computing in this fun magic-based session for 10–12 year-olds.]]>
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:31:50 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-the-magic-of-computer-scienceage
Thursday 25 July - Summer Schools: Anamorphic art (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-anamorphic-art-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore the mind-bending world of anamorphosis.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:57:37 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-anamorphic-art-age-79
Thursday 25 July - Summer Schools: Anamorphic art (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-anamorphic-art-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore the mind-bending world of anamorphosis.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:57:48 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-anamorphic-art-age-1012
Thursday 25 July - Unravelling the double helix https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-unravelling-the-double-helix Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Join Gareth Williams as he shows the vast history of scientific contributions made towards the double helix.]]>
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 17:17:03 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/public-unravelling-the-double-helix
Friday 26 July - Summer Schools: Chases and escapes (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-chases-and-escapes-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore the curvy maths behind giving chase.]]>
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:32:18 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-chases-and-escapes-age-79
Friday 26 July - Summer Schools: Chases and escapes (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-chases-and-escapes-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore the curvy maths behind giving chase.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:58:34 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/summer-schools-chases-and-escapes-age-1012
Monday 29 July - Magnets and motors (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:59:48 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/lysc-ss-magnets-and-motors-age-13-15
Tuesday 30 July - Magnets and motors (age 16–18) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/lysc-ss-magnets-and-motors-age-1618 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 motor to learn how electricity and magnetism are linked.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:26:07 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/july/lysc-ss-magnets-and-motors-age-1618
Thursday 01 August - Summer Schools: Drones (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-drones-age-1315 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year-olds, students will explore flight dynamics using microdrones.]]>
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:36:08 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-drones-age-1315
Thursday 01 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Extract your own DNA (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/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, 10 May 2019 10:22:19 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-9
Thursday 01 August - Summer Schools: Intro to the BBC Micro:bit (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-intro-to-the-bbc-microbit-age-10 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

Learn to use to the BBC Micro:bit in this computer science workshop for 10–12 year-olds.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:36:02 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-intro-to-the-bbc-microbit-age-10
Friday 02 August - Summer Schools: Shaping up (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-shaping-up-age-791 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will build and explore platonic solids.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:28:55 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-shaping-up-age-791
Friday 02 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Cosmetic chemistry (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:22:02 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-7-9
Friday 02 August - Summer Schools: Shaping up (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-shaping-up-age-79 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will build and explore platonic solids.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:28:41 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-shaping-up-age-79
Monday 05 August - Summer Schools: VEX robotic rover challenge (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-vex-robotic-rover-challenge-age-11 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

Explore the basics of robotics in this hands on engineering workshop for ages 10–12.]]>
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:33:08 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-vex-robotic-rover-challenge-age-11
Monday 05 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Cosmetic chemistry (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Thu, 02 May 2019 15:14:47 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-1012
Monday 05 August - Summer Schools: VEX robotic rover challenge (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-vex-robotic-rover-challenge-age-1 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

Explore the basics of robotics in this hands on engineering workshop for ages 10–12.]]>
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:01:11 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-vex-robotic-rover-challenge-age-1
Tuesday 06 August - Summer Schools: KNEX rocket car challenge (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-knex-rocket-car-challenge-age-101 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

Build and test your own air powered rocket car in this hands on engineering workshop for ages 10–12.]]>
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:18:34 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-knex-rocket-car-challenge-age-101
Tuesday 06 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Cosmetic chemistry (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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, 13 Jun 2019 10:48:31 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-cosmetic-chemistry-age-7-91
Tuesday 06 August - Summer Schools: KNEX rocket car challenge (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-knex-rocket-car-challenge-age-10 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

Build and test your own air powered rocket car in this hands on engineering workshop for ages 10–12.]]>
Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:19:00 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-knex-rocket-car-challenge-age-10
Tuesday 06 August - The Wonderstruck rocket show https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/family-the-wonderstruck-rocket-show Royal Institition 6.00pm to 7.15pm
The Theatre
Join Wonderstruck's Peter Wright to find out, on a journey from Ancient China to modern space tourism.]]>
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:05:13 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/family-the-wonderstruck-rocket-show
Wednesday 07 August - Summer Schools: Skateboards to starships (age 16–18) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-skateboards-to-starships-age-16-1 Royal Institition 10.30am to 4.30pm

In this workshop for 16–18 year-olds, students will explore how the laws of motion take us into space and beyond.]]>
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 08:59:32 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-skateboards-to-starships-age-16-1
Wednesday 07 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Forensics (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Thu, 02 May 2019 15:15:22 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-13-15
Wednesday 07 August - Summer Schools: Puzzles, mazes and turtles (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-puzzles-mazes-and-turtles-age-10 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

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.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 12:10:59 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-puzzles-mazes-and-turtles-age-10
Wednesday 07 August - The most dangerous scientist in history https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-the-most-dangerous-scientist-in-history Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Library
Join Frank Close as he explains the physics and the espionage of the most dangerous spy in history.]]>
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 17:24:01 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-the-most-dangerous-scientist-in-history
Thursday 08 August - Summer Schools: Skateboards to starships (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-skateboards-to-starships-age-131 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year-olds, students will explore how the laws of motion take us into space and beyond.]]>
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 08:58:23 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-skateboards-to-starships-age-131
Thursday 08 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Forensics (age 16–18) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:22:58 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-16-18
Thursday 08 August - Summer Schools: Coding for the web (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-coding-for-the-web-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore some simple computer programs and get started with developing their own.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:07:16 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-coding-for-the-web-age-1012
Friday 09 August - Summer Schools: Shooting the moon (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-shooting-the-moon-age-1315 Royal Institition 10.30am to 3.30pm

In this workshop for 13–15 year-olds, students will use programming to simulate a rocket launch to the moon.]]>
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:01:40 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-shooting-the-moon-age-1315
Friday 09 August - Exclusive tour of our archives (2pm) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-exclusive-tour-of-our-archives-2pm Royal Institition 2.00pm
The Theatre
Join one of our expert curators for a behind-the-scenes tour of our historic collection]]>
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:30:00 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-exclusive-tour-of-our-archives-2pm
Friday 09 August - Exclusive tour of our archives (4pm) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-exclusive-tour-of-our-archives-4pm Royal Institition 4.00pm
The Theatre
Join one of our expert curators for a behind-the-scenes tour of our historic collection]]>
Thu, 23 May 2019 16:13:43 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-exclusive-tour-of-our-archives-4pm
Friday 09 August - Happy sesquicentennial to the periodic table https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-happy-sesquicentennial-to-the-periodic-table Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Eric Scerri will examine the history of the periodic table.]]>
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:56:53 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/public-happy-sesquicentennial-to-the-periodic-table
Monday 12 August - LYSC Summer Schools: A question of taste (age 16–18) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:23:07 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-a-question-of-taste-age-16-18
Monday 12 August - Summer Schools: Scratchmaths (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-791 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

Explore mathematics in a simple way using computer coding, for students aged 7–9.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:05:36 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-791
Monday 12 August - Summer Schools: Scratchmaths (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-10121 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

Explore mathematics in a simple way using computer coding, for students aged 10–12.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:05:18 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-scratchmaths-age-10121
Tuesday 13 August - Summer Schools: Engineering in 3D (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-engineering-in-3d-age-1315 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.]]>
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 13:34:30 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-engineering-in-3d-age-1315
Tuesday 13 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Extract your own DNA (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/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.]]>
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:36:50 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-extract-your-own-dna-age-7-91
Tuesday 13 August - Summer Schools: Codes and ciphers (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-10121 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore codes and ciphers from the last 2000 years.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:00:38 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-10121
Wednesday 14 August - Summer Schools: Exploring Mars (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-exploring-mars-age-10121 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students explore the challenges of the future of robotics through controlling and programming a LEGO Mindstorms robot.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:56:12 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-exploring-mars-age-10121
Wednesday 14 August - Summer Schools: Exploring Mars (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-exploring-mars-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students explore the challenges of the future of robotics through controlling and programming a LEGO Mindstorms robot.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:56:59 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-exploring-mars-age-1012
Thursday 15 August - Summer Schools: Codes and ciphers (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore codes and ciphers from the last 2000 years.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:59:52 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-79
Thursday 15 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Forensics (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-13-151 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.]]>
Thu, 02 May 2019 15:15:34 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-forensics-age-13-151
Thursday 15 August - Summer Schools: Codes and ciphers (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore codes and ciphers from the last 2000 years]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:41:14 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-codes-and-ciphers-age-1012
Friday 16 August - Summer Schools: Polygons, polyhedrons, flexagons and topology (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-polygons-polyhedrons-flexagons-a Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will get hands-on and practical, exploring shapes and their properties.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:35:54 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-polygons-polyhedrons-flexagons-a
Monday 19 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Spectacular colour chemistry (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:37:16 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-spectacular-colour-chemistry-age-7-9
Tuesday 20 August - Summer Schools: Thinking inside the box (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-thinking-inside-the-box-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will use balloons to solve puzzles, problems, challenges and more.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:22:56 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-thinking-inside-the-box-age-79
Tuesday 20 August - Summer Schools: Thinking inside the box (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-thinking-inside-the-box-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year olds, students will use balloons to solve puzzles, problems, challenges and more.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:22:23 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-thinking-inside-the-box-age-1012
Wednesday 21 August - Summer Schools: The maths and science of bubbles (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-the-maths-and-science-of-bubbles1 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, the curious shapes found in bubbles will be explored.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:21:58 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-the-maths-and-science-of-bubbles1
Wednesday 21 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Spectacular colour chemistry (age 16–18) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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, how objects become coloured, and how chemists can manipulate these aspects to produce dyes and pigments. ]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:23:54 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-spectacular-colour-chemistry-age-16-18
Wednesday 21 August - Summer Schools: The maths and science of bubbles (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-the-maths-and-science-of-bubbles Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, the curious shapes found in bubbles will be explored.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:21:46 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-the-maths-and-science-of-bubbles
Thursday 22 August - Summer Schools: Fantastic fractals (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fantastic-fractals-age-1012 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will create their own Sierpinski Triangles and then come together to build a giant one.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:31:57 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fantastic-fractals-age-1012
Thursday 22 August - Summer Schools: Fantastic fractals (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fantastic-fractals-pm-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will create their own Sierpinski Triangles and then come together to build a giant one.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:32:03 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fantastic-fractals-pm-age-1012
Friday 23 August - Summer Schools: McLaren vehicle design challenge (age 16–18) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-mclaren-vehicle-design-challenge 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.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:19:53 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-mclaren-vehicle-design-challenge
Friday 23 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Mars rover (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:24:18 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-mars-rover-age-13-15
Friday 23 August - Summer Schools: Robotic explorers (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-robotic-explorers-pm-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will learn to control and program a LEGO Mindstorms robot, and get it to complete a number of challenges.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:19:19 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-robotic-explorers-pm-age-1012
Friday 23 August - Feel the power evening https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/family-feel-the-power-evening Royal Institition 6.00pm to 7.15pm
The Theatre
Join the Ri's Dan Plane to witness some of the earliest demos that ever showed how electricity can be used and harnessed, developed by two of the Royal Institution’s most famous scientists Faraday and Davy. ]]>
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 12:13:04 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/family-feel-the-power-evening
Tuesday 27 August - Summer Schools: 1.618 The golden ratio (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-1618-the-golden-ratio-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore the fascinating golden ratio.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:20:23 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-1618-the-golden-ratio-age-79
Tuesday 27 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Pinhole photography (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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. ]]>
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:04:14 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-10-12
Tuesday 27 August - Summer Schools: 1.618 The golden ratio (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-1618-the-golden-ratio-pm-age-7 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore the fascinating golden ratio.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:20:34 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-1618-the-golden-ratio-pm-age-7
Wednesday 28 August - Summer Schools: Fabulous fractals (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore the wonderful world of fractals]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:21:05 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-age-79
Wednesday 28 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Pinhole photography (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/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. ]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:24:40 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-13-15
Wednesday 28 August - Summer Schools: Fabulous fractals (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-pm-age-79 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore the wonderful world of fractals.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:21:15 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-fabulous-fractals-pm-age-79
Thursday 29 August - Summer Schools: Networks (age 7–9) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-networks-age-79 Royal Institition 10.30am to 12.45pm

In this workshop for 7–9 year-olds, students will explore network theory and the work of the mathematician Euler.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 11:38:50 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-networks-age-79
Thursday 29 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Pinhole photography (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-10-121 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. ]]>
Thu, 23 May 2019 15:37:31 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-pinhole-photography-age-10-121
Thursday 29 August - Summer Schools: Networks (age 10–12) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-networks-age-1012 Royal Institition 2.00pm to 4.15pm

In this workshop for 10–12 year-olds, students will explore network theory and the work of the mathematician Euler.]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 11:38:33 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/summer-schools-networks-age-1012
Friday 30 August - LYSC Summer Schools: Crash testing (age 13–15) https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-crash-testing-age-13-15 Royal Institition 11.00am to 3.00pm
L'Oréal Young Scientist Centre
This workshop for ages 13–15 helps students learn about vehicle safety and forces in a very practical way. ]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2019 13:25:18 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/august/lysc-ss-crash-testing-age-13-15
Tuesday 10 September - The future of mobility https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/september/public-the-future-of-mobility Royal Institition 7.00pm to 8.30pm
The Theatre
Find out how will we get around in the world of the future in this event supported by the Faraday Institution.]]>
Wed, 19 Jun 2019 15:47:49 +0100 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2019/september/public-the-future-of-mobility
Monday 28 October - Portraits of photosynthesis: meet the artist https://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 https://www.rigb.org/whats-on/events-2015/october/public-portraits-of-photosynthesis