National Science and Engineering Week 12th to 21st March 2016

I though I’d point out that National Science and Engineering Week starts, next week and runs from the 12th to the 21st of March 2016.  You can find out more here.  There are a couple of events in Aberdeen/Aberdeenshire, on the 13th of March there will be some events on at the new shopping [...]


Little Scientist Days at the Satrosphere

For those of you close to Aberdeen, the Satrosphere (Aberdeen’s Science Centre, near the beach), run “Little Scientist Days“, aimed at kids from 3 to 5 years old.  It costs £4.75 for adults, and £3.5o for kids (under three’s are free).  The next Little Scientist day is based on living things and runs [...]


Exhibition - Aberdeen Satrosphere

If you are looking for something to do this weekend then there is an exhibition on at the Satrosphere (Aberdeen’s Science Centre) called “Where tomorrow begins“. The exhibition runs until Sunday the 22nd of November 2015 and usual admission prices apply.

If you can’t get to the Satrosphere, still check out the website, there [...]


National Pathology Week 2015 – Aberdeen Event at the Satrosphere

Pathology?  Most people think “euch, dead bodies, that doesn’t interest me”. This is a myth, encouraged by crime shows on tv.  Most pathologists work on samples from living people. In fact there are only about 100 forensic pathologists in the UK (the sort beloved of tv crime shows).

Over 70 % of diagnosis in [...]