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Whats on: September, 2014

Welcome to the Events guide for the 2014 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 6 September 2014
10.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Library of Birmingham, Birmingham

Exhibition of gigantic soap bubbles at various times throughout the day outside the Library of Birmingham.

 

Saturday 6 September 2014
10.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Library of Birmingham, Birmingham

How do plants obtain energy from the sun? It's all about incredible machines and colourful chemicals. Nate Adams and Jon Wood break down the biology and the technology which allow us to investigate the nanoworld of plants.

Saturday 6 September 2014
11.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Library of Birmingham, Birmingham

An astronaut is lost in space whilst an astronomer is convinced he has invented something to locate him.  An attractive science spectacle using novel 4D modelling to create a metaphor of our solar system.

Saturday 6 September 2014
12.00 - 16.00
Venue: 
Soho House Museum, Birmingham

Come along to the launch of the Children's Lunar Society Trail at Soho House and discover more about the Lunar Men.