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Looking forward to a great 14 days

The 2017 Cambridge Science Festival programme is now available browse online.

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The Tree of Life

Our programme image this year comes from research conducted at The Gurdon Institute, University of Cambridge.

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Saturday 25 March highlights

Hands-on activities, exhibitions, tours and talks around the City, at Anglia Ruskin University and on our West Cambridge site.

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Sunday 26 March highlights

Focusing on the Cambridge Biomedical campus, we look at life-changing medical research conducted here in Cambridge.

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Latest news

Looking forward to the weekend!

21 March 2017

The annual two-week celebration of science culminates this weekend, following a packed programme of many sell-out events investigating the theme of ‘getting personal’.

Junior boffins take science to the masses at Cambridge Science Festival Schools Zone

21 March 2017

Can woodlice be trained, do toys stop you fidgeting and could you work out whodunit are just some of the questions posed by student boffins in this year’s Cambridge Science Festival Schools Zone.

Tackling climate change: whose responsibility is it?

15 March 2017

What changes need to be made if we are to avoid climate chaos and meet the aspirations of the Paris Climate Agreement? And whose responsibility is it to make these changes: individuals, companies, nations or all three?

Festival information

Cambridge Science Festival 2017
13 - 26 March 2017

Cover image: Tree of Life, Saskia Suijkerbuijk

The 2017 programme is available here

Bookings now open

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