Explorathon in Aberdeen
EXPLORATHON is back in Aberdeen on Friday 30 September. Check this page and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to hear about the new exciting programme of activities taking place to celebrate European Researchers’ Night.
Join over 50 experts from archaeology to zoology hosting talks, shows, comedy and hands-on fun.
Most events are FREE.
You can view the full 2016 programme here
Events for the family
EXPLORATHON in the City Centre
Pedestrian area, St Nicholas St, AB10 1HE and Bon Accord Shopping Centre, AB25 1HZ
Admission FREE, no booking required (drop-in).
Suitable for all ages.
Join us for an all day extravaganza of research and discovery.
EXPLORATHON at Aberdeen Science Centre
Aberdeen Science Centre, Constitution Street
Admission £1 per person, no booking required.
Bring the whole family for a great line-up of exciting shows, hands on activities and stand up science!
Science Bites on the Bus
Aberdeen Science Centre, AB24 5TU
6pm; 7pm and 8pm
Admission FREE, no booking required, limited to 40 on first come first served basis. Limited accessibility.
Is breakfast the most important meal of the day? Should you have your oats? What about protein in our diets?
Talks and Debates
Pirates, Plunder and Shipwrecks from Aberdeen’s Medieval Records
Belmont Filmhouse Belmont Street, AB10 1JS
6pm – 7pm
Admission FREE, no booking required.
Join us for a fascinating night of fast paced, visual talks each lasting 6 minutes and 40 seconds. This EXPLORATHON special will feature talks by Marie Curie Fellows, showing the variety of their research.
Belmont Filmhouse, 49 Belmont St AB10 1JS
FREE / Tickets available from the Belmont Filmhouse or via phone 01224 343500
Aberdeen’s brand new Sci-Screen series kicks-off with the award-winning sci-fi thriller Inception, where memories are altered through dreams. This special event will begin with a talk about how the brain constructs memories.
UnderDog AB11 5BU
Admission FREE, booking required please click here
Join in the fun with our teasing and challenging pub quiz. Exciting objects from our award winning museum collections will be on display, with some available for handling, in this one off and not to be missed pub quiz.