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15 April 2015 - 16 April 2015
Bibliotheca Alexandrina Alexandria
Science Festivity 2015 Poster

The Planetarium Science Center (PSC) at Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) is organizing the Ninth Science Festivity under the overarching theme of Nature and its four elements: Air, Water, Earth and Fire; and what is their influence on our planet.

The two-day event consists of a variety of extracurricular activities including plenary sessions, hands-on workshops, interactive exhibits, in addition to the always intriguing Super Science Show. With this Festivity, we aim to communicate science to people of all ages and backgrounds.

4 October 2014 - 31 May 2015
City of Arts and Sciences
Avda. del Professor López Piñero (Historiador de la Medicina) nº 7
46019 Valencia

Do you want to be an astronaut? Do you dream to travel to the space? Would you like to work in the laboratory of ISS? If you are 5 to 99 years old and love space this is your chance. In our Space School We offer fantastic activities carried out by prestige experts.

19 December 2014 - 30 June 2015
Sciences Museum Príncipe Felipe
Avda. del Professor López Piñero (Historiador de la Medicina) nº 7
46013 Valencia
Light Pollution exhibition (Valencia, Spain)

An exhibition to improve your knowledge about the causes and consequences of the light pollution, as well as possible solutions to its effects

12 February 2015 - 15 March 2015
Nationale Museum of Science and Tehcnology Leonardo da Vinci
Via San Vittore 21
20123 Milano
art science no-curves

From February the 12th to March 15th 2015, NO CURVES, artist and philosopher of the tape, will present, in collaboration with the National Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo Da Vinci of Milan, the exhibition EXP(L)ORATION.

Over 800 square meters of exhibition, including panels, installations, artistic interventions in some areas of the museum and of the massive Toti submarine.

15 February 2015 - 1 November 2015
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, 7
Av del Profesor López Piñero
46013 Valencia
Space for Europe exhibition (ESA)

Discover the main milestones of the space race in Europe through 100 spectacular images from the European Space Agency (ESA).

15 February 2015 - 1 December 2015
Communicating: from smoke signals to satellites - exhibition

An amazing journey through the history of the telecommunications and its influence on our daily life. The exhibition includes unique technological collections to understand all the science you can find in a telegraph, in a telephone, in a smartphone or in a telecommunications space satellite.

30 November 2015 - 10 January 2017
Parque de las Ciencias
Avd. de la Ciencia s/n
18006 Granada , GD
Granada ES

Is an exhibition commited to the prevention, showing specialists and general public, the unstable behaviour of nature, technology and human beings.

4 October 2015 - 10 October 2015
National Museum of Science and Technology
via San Vittore 21
20123 Milano
SMEC logo

The course is open to the international community of museum educators and school teachers aiming to create a diversified, trans-national group of participants each contributing their experience and expertise. Participants are required to register using the online form before 10 July 2015

31 May 2015 - 4 June 2015
Ustanova Hisa eksperimentov
Trubarjeva cesta 39
1000 Ljubljana

After the success of the first two editions we are proud to organize the third *INSPIRE* (INternational » Science Performance Is Ready« Event). Participants will learn how to: choose a topic for the Science Show; start planning a Science Show; add humour without being silly; avoid mistakes and traps; create contact with the public; act in front of the public; communicate science.

29 October 2014
Città della Scienza
Via Coroglio 104

From 30 October, at Città della Scienza

Sea Horizon is the result of PIER, a European project aimed at explaining how research and innovation can be responsible towards societies by taking into account the needs of people and the environment, as well as by involving citizens in all stages of research. In particular, we have chosen to show in our the exhibition the applied research on marine sciences through spectacular exhibits and multimedia products.



Muzeiko Children's Science Centre 10 February 2021

The Muzeiko Foundation is inviting an open call for artists from Europe as part of an international project under the Creative Europe programme of the EU. Deadline 31 March.

Nomad Exhibitions 8 February 2021

Nomad Exhibitions, a leading Edinburgh-based exhibition producer and designer, becomes one of the first arts organisations in the world to sign up to the United Nations Climate Neutral Now initiative. For Nomad, this pledge solidifies their commitment to tackle climate change and they hope to set the precedent for other stakeholders in the industry to join this important scheme.

CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics 8 February 2021

​Are you an enthusiastic science communicator who feels comfortable performing in front of diverse audiences? Are you passionate about engaging visitors in science experiments and inspiring the next generation of scientists and engineers? CERN are recruiting a Science Show Developer, deadline to apply is 15 March.

Pavilhão do Conhecimento - Ciência Viva Science Centre 5 February 2021
Bruno Navarro, 1977-2021

Bruno Navarro took over the presidency of the foundation that managed Ciência Viva's Côa Museum and Park in June 2017. He died suddenly on Saturday, January 30, in Lisbon. Bruno Navarro was a historian, PhD and researcher and lecturer at several universities and will be greatly missed.

AHHAA Science Centre Foundation 5 February 2021

So many masks, so much information...AHHAA helps you out!

CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics 1 February 2021

CERN offers an exciting opportunity to develop science learning activities in its major new project, Science Gateway. Deadline 15 March.

International Centre for Life 18 January 2021
Centre for Life is now being used as a large vaccination centre - photo credit: Centre for Life

The International Centre for Life in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, is believed to be the first science centre in the world to be used as a COVID-19 large vaccination centre.

CERN, the European Laboratory for Particle Physics 18 January 2021

CERN is recruiting a creative-thinking Communications Officer with excellent communication skills. Deadline is 8 February.

Hüttinger Interactive Exhibitions 27 November 2020

In August 2018 we were contracted with the concept and detailed design of Techniquest‘s Science Capital, and, half a year later, to design and build it.The Science Capital project has been the biggest in nearly 34 years of Techniquest’s existence and was aimed to radically transform the science centre and diversify their audience. It consists of a significant extension, expanding the floor space by 60% and introducing 52 brand-new exhibits. The Science Capital was officially opened to the public on 14th November 2020.

Hüttinger Interactive Exhibitions 27 November 2020

In April 2019 we were contracted by Aberdeen Science Centre for the development, design, fabrication and installation of 60 exhibits and associated graphics for the new interactive galleries as part of a £6m renovation project. The ground floor themes are Energy, Space, Life Sciences and a special area for the under-6s. On the new First Floor exhibition is Make It and Test It, themed primarily on engineering and maths. The exhibits were chosen to be open ended, developing skills and encouraging repeat visits.