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Whats on: Saturday, 7 September, 2013

Welcome to the Events guide for the 2013 Festival. You can search the events programme using the calendar, by category, via the events map, or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below

Saturday 7 September 2013
10.00 - 17.00
Venue: 
Discovery Museum

Come and explore the chemistry of super non-stick coatings and drop in for feeding time at the Barnacle Boat!

Saturday 7 September 2013
10.00 - 17.00
Venue: 
International Centre for Life

Find out how the molecules in your phones, TVs and watches were invented and what is the future of displays.

Saturday 7 September 2013
12.00 - 13.00
Venue: 
Stage 2, Northern Stage

Explore the rare earth elements and find out why they have become so controversial.

Saturday 7 September 2013
14.30 - 15.30
Venue: 
Dance City

Simon Mayo's passion for science and adventure led him to create a book called ITCH about an element hunter.

Saturday 7 September 2013
Various times
Venue: 
International Centre for Life

A hands-on family chemistry workshop to accompany the 'Curious chemistry show'.

Saturday 7 September 2013
Various times
Venue: 
International Centre for Life

A theatre show that inspires curiosity.