22 October - 1 November 2015
...for this year, but we will be back in October 2016.
Until then, follow us on Twitter and Facebook and we will keep you posted about more science events happening around Greater Manchester.
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Launched at Manchester Science Festival 2015, this upcoming year will see a dynamic and diverse programme of events linking science to Manchester’s vibrant music, sporting and cultural scene.
At Manchester Science Festival 2015, Manchester
Museum showcased exhibitions Gifts for the Gods and
Catch A Shooting Star. If you missed them at the
Festival, catch these fantastic exhibitions before April 2016.
Manchester Museum’s Gifts
for the Gods won Manchester’s City Life Award
for Best Exhibition in 2015.
Everyone knows a good hook when they hear it, but scientists don't know why.
Play the #HookedOnMusuic game
From flavours learned in the womb to experiences in adult life, appetites are shaped by food. Through personal stories, fascinating objects and cutting-edge science, this exhibition explores how food affects the body, brain and eating habits.
Opened at Manchester Science Festival, visit the exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry until September 2016.
Museum of Science and Industry/ Seb Matthews: Mannox
See seas, oceans and tides celebrated in sculptural form by artist Tania Kovats. Winner of Cape Farewell’s James Lovelock Art Commission for 2015 and also a world premiere, Evaporation comprises a range of works including three large-scale metal bowls which reflect the shapes of the world’s oceans with their own salt water hydro-cycle.
Premiered at Manchester Science Festival, the exhibition will be open at the Museum of Science and Industry until 15 May 2016.
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