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Events near you: Saturday, 8 June, 2013

Toes For Turf! Examine the link between Fingerprints and Feet Prints
Thursday, 13 December, 2012 - 09:00 to Friday, 13 December, 2013 - 09:00
Your Establishment

This is a "self delivery" pack which has been designed specifically for National Science and Engineering Week 2013. The science behind fingeprints is well known! What is not so well known is the link between fingerprints and footprints. Right Angle Events have launched a new education pack called ‘Toes for Turf’ comprising at least 4 hours of fun teaching material linked to Key Stage 1-4 Mathematics.

Crime scene investigation/forensic science
Thursday, 13 December, 2012 - 16:30 to Friday, 13 December, 2013 - 16:30
Self Delivery

We have designed a fantastic scheme especially for National Science & Engineering Week called "Toes For Turf". The science behind fingerprints is well known. What is not so well known is the science behind footprints or "feet prints". This activity enables students to take, classify and "lift" both fingerprints and foot prints. As the research on footprints is meagre, this scheme will allow students to make some discoveries about the correlation or otherwise between fingerprints and feet prints.

 
Go4Set
Thursday, 28 February, 2013 - 17:15 to Monday, 17 June, 2013 - 17:15
St. Brigid's College

Sentinus led project whereby pupils will design an energy conservation project for their school leading to Crest Solver Award for pupils involved.

 
Bridge the gap
Tuesday, 5 March, 2013 - 13:00 to Monday, 17 June, 2013 - 15:00
Oakgrove Integrated Primary School

As part of an ongoing project "celebration of the bridges" celebrating the towns bridges as part of UK city of culture 2013 Primary 6 classes will particiapte in a Sentinus project whereby they do a number of different construction projects and then design their own bridge.

Bournemouth University festival of learning
Monday, 3 June, 2013 (All day) to Friday, 14 June, 2013 (All day)
Bournemouth University and Town

We’re throwing open our doors from 3-14 June 2013 and inviting you to join us in our Festival of Learning. This summer, you can: - Debate how much intervention women should be able to choose during childbirth - Explore how a placement student could add value to your business - See if you are a super-recogniser - Learn more about mastering social media - Debate the role of renewable energy sources

 
The Times Cheltenham Science Festival 2013
Tuesday, 4 June, 2013 - 09:00 to Sunday, 9 June, 2013 - 23:00
Cheltenham

The Times Cheltenham Science Festival is a 6 day celebration of science, technology and engineering for the general public. Please go to our website for information about the events for the 2013 Festival: http://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/science/ Tickets will go on sale in March 2013.

Glasgow Science Festival
Thursday, 6 June, 2013 - 14:00 to Sunday, 16 June, 2013 - 14:00
multiple throughout Glasgow

Glasgow Science Festival (GSF) will return from the 6th – 16th June 2013. The theme is ‘Glasgow, Naturally’, tying in with Scottish Government’s ‘Year of Natural Scotland’. So expect lots of events exploring the environment, sustainability, ecology and conservation. And lots more. With our rich history with greats such as Lord Kelvin and celebrating current innovators, Glasgow is ‘naturally’ the home for Engineering. The ‘Glasgow Miracle’ describes the phenomenon of incredibly successful contemporary artists coming out of the City.

 
British Geological Society Open Day
Saturday, 8 June, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00
BGS Keyworth

BGS Open Day

Saturday 8 June 2013, 10.00-16.00

BGS Keyworth, Notts. NG12 5GG

Book online at www.bgs.ac.uk/openday

Guest speaker Prof Iain Stewart on “The making of the continents”

Programme of talks by BGS scientists on current research: