Activities for Adults and Young People | Edinburgh Science Festival 2021
Posted: 24 June 2021
The Science Festival isn’t just for kids! We’ve got plenty of interactive activities for adults and young people to enjoy throughout the Festival, both online and in person.
Join in with Stranger Than Fiction – a panel game with a difference, where your team has to sort the surprising facts from ridiculous fiction. Take part in the ultimate zoom quiz UniverSILLY Challenged Quiz, and enjoy a night of laughter with one-of-a-kind virtual cabaret with ECOmedy Night. If food is more your thing, enjoy Cheeseology at Home and learn the science behind cheese as you taste some of the finest cheeses around – don’t forget to order your cheese pack in advance
Take a trip to the woods in interactive workshop Foraging Filmmakers, and create a beautiful, abstract 16mm celluloid film using foraged plants and botanicals. Over 18s can join our friends at the Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh for an informative gin tasting event, Botanicals – The Heart of Gin.
Explore the full list of Activities for Adults and Young People below:
70% Water: Life and Science aboard a Research Ship - Adults and Young People
Beneath the Mask? Exploring Mental Health Nurses' Emotional Work Through the Arts
Glitter Bar: A Makeover Takeover!
Life in the COVID Bubble: Voices from the Frontline of Critical Care
Out for the Count - The Mathematics of Voting Systems
Seaweed Specimens for Art and Science
Seeing Music Interactive Exhibition
Signing Science - BSL Virtual Laboratory Tour
Stranger Than Fiction - The Panel Game
The Flea Circus - The Smallest Show on Earth
Virtual Tour of the Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic
Virtual Tour of the Institute of Genetics & Cancer
Virtually Explore: Science and Engineering at The University