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We are a registered charity that exists to advance the public understanding, accessibility and accountability of the sciences and engineering in the UK.


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Families & teenagers (aged 12+)
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Family & community

Get inspired with the wonders of science and engineering!

To find out more about activity ideas and online projects you can take part in at home or in the community, click on the links below. Also check our online programme of registered public events.

Free activities

Free packs full of fun science and engineering hands-on activities and projects, downloadable quizzes, online games and more!

Useful links

Links to really useful information & projects from the British Science Association and external organisations.


Hoping to develop a career in science or engineering? Looking for a project that will get you valuable practical experience? This is the page for you!