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Engineering Workshop

University of Lincoln

Demo Day

Oakbank School

Science Fair

Sydenham High School

NSEW Experiments

Larbert High Physics

Exploring Wildlife

Macclesfield RSPB

Aspiring Scientists and Engineers - Use Your Loaf!

Local primary students at Edme Limited, bakery ingredients manufacturer

Demo Day

Sydenham High School

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This year's NSEW

National Science & Engineering Week 2014 was a great success. Thank you to everyone who participated in the celebration!

We're happy to announce that next year's NSEW will be 13-22 March 2015. We are keen to make the next NSEW an even bigger celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths, so keep your eyes posted for exciting annoucements.

In the meantime, what can you do?

Join the Mentos Fountain Challenge

Be a disease detective with Flusurvey

Be inspired to run a science demo with Demo Day resources

Check out our 2014 activity packs:

Fight the Spanish slug invasion with Slug Watch