Northern Ireland Science Festival: 11 days, 100+ events, infinite ideas

1 February 2016

The Northern Ireland Science Festival has launched its full programme - an annual celebration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics running 18–28 February.

Northern Ireland Science Festival

During the day the festival will present a range of workshops, talks and interactive activities for young people, parents and schools. In the evening the festival will come alive with an eclectic mix of scientific debates, talks, theatre, comedy, music and film for adults. As well as core themes of science, technology, engineering and maths, there will be a focus on how science affects our everyday lives through exploring the science of food, music, art and sport.

IOP Ireland is contributing to a range of events including:

The wonderful world of Lieven Shiere – physics comedy

How do you solve a problem like nuclear power? with Ian Chapman,  exploring the challenges in nuclear fusion

Physics busking in St George’s Market

Workshop on careers from physics

IOPI annual conference - 100 years of Einstein’s general relativity

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