Public Engagement Projects

Chaos Cabaret

A series of workshops introducing KS4 students to Chaos Theory taking place over the academic year 2016-17

Science Communication Grey Literature Club

Let us know if there’s a publication you think the community should discuss and we’ll #SciCommLit it.

100 ideas house

Defra supported exhibition to discuss how to have a high-tec and energy efficient home

Everyone’s Energy

How should we meet our energy needs in the future? Engineers and community groups in conversation

Stars R Us exhibition

Every atom in our bodies was once in a star!

ARKive Education Resources

Engaging young people in the UK and UK Overseas Territories with biodiversity!

Engineering for Life Photography Competition

An EPSRC-supported photography competition to celebrate the place of engineering in everyday life

Smarter (pilot)

If there were pills that could make you smarter, would you take them?

Darwin Now

We supported the British Council’s international touring exhibition, Darwin Now.

Listen to me, I’m a Patient

Open University commissioned patient discussions to tie in with BBC’s “Alternative Medicines” series

Better Brains

A drama and discussion about brain enhancement, piloted in Latvia.


Conversations with the public on the potential future uses for science and technology. Funded by DIUS

Meet the Gene Machine

Young people explored the ethical issues around genetic testing, with this lively drama and debate.

Robot Thought

Would you want a robot in your home?

Measure Your Footprint

In this drama, TV game show contestants competed over who has the lowest carbon footprint.


The British Council asked us to devise activities to support this international climate change campaign.

Event in a Tent – ‘eat, drink, innovate’

An evening of fun, food and science!

Signposting Sustainability

What is your solution to climate change?

Sci Bus

The Sci Bus poster campaign reached 25 million young adults in 12 languages

INVENT Stand for Czech Science Week

An interactive exhibit developed for Czech Science Week 2002.

Science in the Fast Lane

Science busking at the roadside.

Get Connected

A suite of exhibits for Explore At-Bristol

Check-out Science at Tesco

A science-based quiz targeted at shoppers!

Science on the Buses

We took science to UK audiences, using public transport.

Pub Genius

A pub quiz with a difference!

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