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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
Animal encounters: Where the zoo comes to you.
Explore the reasons for red squirrel decline in this visit to Kielder forest.
Join marine biologist Michael Sweet to see how minute organisms shape the planet's largest living structures.
Handle real mammoth fossils and have a go at DNA fingerprinting in this mammoth discovery workshop.
What has to change to turn a mind like a chimpanzee's into a human mind like yours?
Mark explores the miscommunication of genetics as a deterministic science, especially through the media.
What is the current appetite for, and basis of, the 'appliance of science' in personal care?
Could new IVF approaches meaning babies have genetic material from three parents ever become a reality?
Come see the beautiful St Mary’s Lighthouse to learn about rockpool animals and marine mammal rescues.
Join oceanographer Jonathan Houghton to unravel the behaviour and threats faced by top predators at sea.