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Join Dr Tara Marshall from the University of Aberdeen in this FREE talk and explore how technology can be used to improve tactical fishing decision making at sea. ----   Fishing requires selectively avoiding the capture of species or sizes of fish so as to meet the objectives of sustainable management. In the North Sea [...]

20 Apr 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Why Dinosaurs Matter

Enjoy an evening of dinosaur discovery with one of the world’s leading fossil hunters. Join Professor Ken Lacovara as he shares the wonders of science and dinosaur discovery.   This is a ticketed event. Tickets can be purchased online. This event is best suited for around 16 years and older.   There is an unemployed [...]

14 Apr 2017
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Fun with Fossils Day

Join us for an exciting day of discover as we delve into the prehistoric and look at fossils, dinosaurs, and palaeontology! This is a drop-in event from 10am-5pm.     NORMAL ENTRY PRICES APPLY £5.75 Adult £4.50 Child £18.00 Family

14 Apr 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

British Science Week: Discovery Day

Join us from 10am-4pm on the 18 March for a day of spectacular discovery! With researchers from the University of Aberdeen, RGU and more, and visitors from Techfest and beyond this day is sure to be packed full of family friendly fun, activities, and shows! This is part of British Science Week! Donation of £1 [...]

18 Mar 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Science Sunday: Alzheimer's Research UK

Join Alzheimer's Research UK from 10am-4pm for this free day of discovery around the mind!   With hands-on activities, challenging games and the latest in virtual reality technology, we shine a light on the workings of the brain and showcase the pioneering dementia research underway in Aberdeen.   We’ll also be joined by Aberdeen FC [...]

12 Mar 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Adult Takeover Evening: Engineering Extraveganza

Explore Aberdeen Science Centre after hours and enjoy a night of hands-on activities which will see your team compete for the illustrious title of Aberdeen Science Centre Takeover Champions! Join us for an evening of challenges as we test your innovation and skills during a night of practical fun! Challenges will include paper aeroplane building, [...]

10 Mar 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Little Explorer Day: Light Spectacular

Join us on the 25 February to discover the world colour and light! What objects make light? What are shadows? This and more with hands-on activities, storytelling and play. ----------------- Little Explorer Days offer fun, hands-on science based activities that encourage learning through play and are suited for little scientists aged 3-5 years. Each Little Explorer [...]

25 Feb 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

After-school Science Club: Spring

We want to give everyone the chance to experience science with us so we're establishing a weekday Science Club for after school!   Join us after school to explore the world of science in a fun and inspiring way!   The club will run for six consecutive Wednesdays starting on Wednesday 22 February until 29 [...]

22 Feb 2017 - 29 Mar 2017
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


We're sorry to say, due to unforeseen circumstances, this Stuff Worth Knowing talk on the 16 February has had to be cancelled.  We're sorry for any inconvenience caused. We have some great events coming up (including a free weekend this week on 11 &12 Feb with talks from windfarm specialists, and virtual reality day with [...]

16 Feb 2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Virtual Reality Day with Google

Join us for a day of Virtual Reality exploration with Google Education!   Explore the Solar System, Great Barrier Reef, walk with dinosaurs, take a tour of the International Space Station, and experience what it's like to be a civil engineer in these immersive experiences! All these experiences are available throughout the day!   PLEASE [...]

15 Feb 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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