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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
Should we expect fuel shortage and eco-apocalypse? Hear how anthropology can help solve global energy issues.
Find out about computer forensics and the myths that are seen on well-known TV crime dramas.
The x-change is the daily round-up of all the best bits from the Festival programme: come and join in.
Can we cool the planet if we don't meet our CO2 emissions targets? We need to look at ALL possible solutions.
Can there really be life without ageing? Tom Kirkwood and Aubrey de Grey set out their opposing views.
Discover how your perception of shapes, colours and sounds is much more than just your senses.
Join marine biologist Michael Sweet to see how minute organisms shape the planet's largest living structures.
Do cyber attacks really spell doom and destruction? Is this a harsh reality or political hype?
Visit the showcase to see how Newcastle University researchers address societal challenges through enterprise.
Tom Shakespeare explores the ethics of sterilisation without proper consent in today's world.