Manchester Science Festival 2016

The Chronarium, Cloud Crash and Public Service Broadcasting kicked off the 2016 Manchester Science Festival, and our 10th birthday, in style.

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

We brought the Royal Society Summer Exhibition to the Museum of Science and Industry…

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

…played in the sensory soundpit…

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

…heard the music and science of Star Wars with some special guests…

Star Wars

…met Tim Peake…

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

…tried to save Manchester from a Downpour…

Orpendola Productions
Orpendola Productions

 

…got hands-on with science at Manchester Museum…

The University of Manchester
© The University of Manchester by Alys Kay

 

…played with Virtual Reality…

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

…heard the robot orchestra…

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

…saw a science showdown…

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

…built the Manchester Megapixel…

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

…and celebrated science across Greater Manchester with our partners and sponsors. We even had cake at our 10th birthday party and learnt how to cut it mathematically, as well as finding out why we are scared of clowns.

Museum of Science and Industry
Museum of Science and Industry

 

We had a great time and can’t wait to do it all again next year: Thursday 19 October – Sunday 29 October 2017

See you there!

MSF_SIcon_Black