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Andrew Szydlo's blaze of steel

Andrew Szydlo is back to give a demo-packed family-friendly performance covering all you need to know about iron and steel

Demonstrations in Andrew Szydlo's shows
Katherine McAlpine

Event description

After the storming success of his family-friendly talk at the Ri itself and online, Andrew Szydlo is back to take us through the fantastic world of steel and iron.

Expect spectacular white hot reactions, wacky colour changes and chemical illusions in this demonstration-packed performance.

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About the speaker

Andrew Szydlo is a chemist and secondary school teacher at Highgate School, well-loved by pupils and Ri attendees alike.

He has given public lectures around the country, been featured on TV shows and has become a popular part of the Ri Channel in the last year.


This event will be filmed and availble to watch on the Ri Channel a few weeks after it has finished.