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In one list Day by day
Images of research photography competition Mon 7 Oct 2013 to Mon 4 Nov 2013 Online competition Wired: Brains @ night ft. Denis Jones, Indigo Pickpoket network and Wasp video Thu 10 Oct 2013 7pm - 10pm
Doors open 6.45pm
MOSI
Origins Mon 14 Oct 2013 to Thu 28 Nov 2013
11am - 7pm Monday - Saturday, 12pm - 6pm Sunday
Nexus Art Cafe
#Hooked launch Wed 16 Oct 2013 11.30am - 12.30pm MOSI Television showcase Sat 19 Oct 2013 & Sun 20 Oct 2013 at 10am - 4pm MediaCityUK, University of Salford Ice Lab: New architecture and science in Antarctica Mon 21 Oct 2013 to Mon 6 Jan 2014
11am - 5pm
MOSI
Monsters, microbiology, mad scientists and maths: Gothic Pub quiz Tue 22 Oct 2013 8pm - 10pm Odder Snowballs in space Wed 23 Oct 2013 and 7 more Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre The complete works of the Doctor (abridged) Wed 23 Oct 2013 8.30pm - 9.30pm MOSI Captain #Hooked Thu 24 Oct 2013 and 5 more MOSI Science Platform Thu 24 Oct 2013 to Sun 3 Nov 2013
11am - 4pm
MOSI
The bug hunt Thu 24 Oct 2013 and 10 more The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Eye & I Thu 24 Oct 2013 11.30am - 6pm Manchester Arndale Eye & I: Salon Thu 24 Oct 2013 6pm - 7.30pm
Doors open 5.30pm
MOSI
Synthesis: Opening night Thu 24 Oct 2013 6pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel Quantum technology for a networked world Thu 24 Oct 2013 6.30pm MMU - John Dalton Building (Manchester Metropolitan University) The enemy within: Manchester's role in the fight against cancer Thu 24 Oct 2013 7pm - 9.30pm The Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute Synthesis exhibition Fri 25 Oct 2013 to Sun 10 Nov 2013
10:00 - 18:00
Victoria Warehouse Hotel
Ice Lab talk: Polar research stations Fri 25 Oct 2013 6.30pm
Doors open 6pm
MOSI
Science Showoff Fri 25 Oct 2013 7.30pm
Doors open 7pm
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The Biospheric Project: Tour - Fully booked Sat 26 Oct 2013 10am - 11am and 3 more The Biospheric Project Big Saturday: Sat 26 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm Manchester Museum The North West Astronomy Festival Sat 26 Oct 2013 & Sun 27 Oct 2013 at 10am - 4pm The Heath Business and Technical Park Gigantic graphene Sat 26 Oct 2013 & Sun 27 Oct 2013 at 10.30am - 4pm MOSI Alan Turing's Manchester Sat 26 Oct 2013 11am - 12.40pm Manchester Museum What is chemistry? Sat 26 Oct 2013 11am Blackwell's Bookshop Brain storm tour Sat 26 Oct 2013 11am MOSI Underneath the arches Sat 26 Oct 2013 11am - 2pm MOSI Hack Manchester Sat 26 Oct 2013 12 noon to Sun 27 Oct 2013 11.30pm MOSI Brains of the future Sat 26 Oct 2013 12 noon - 4.30pm MMU - John Dalton Building (Manchester Metropolitan University) All about bugs Sat 26 Oct 2013 1pm - 4pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Self-Cloning 101 Sat 26 Oct 2013 2pm - 5pm MadLab Demons Sat 26 Oct 2013 2pm Blackwell's Bookshop John Dalton's Manchester Sat 26 Oct 2013 2pm - 3.30pm Manchester Visitor Information Centre Urban naturalist: Bees Sat 26 Oct 2013 2pm - 4pm Manchester Museum Disgust! Sat 26 Oct 2013 3.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop Chroma: Art meets science Sat 26 Oct 2013 3.30pm - 5.30pm G51, Chemistry Building, University of Manchester Portraits of emotions Sat 26 Oct 2013 4pm - 5pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel The virus hunt Sat 26 Oct 2013 5pm Blackwell's Bookshop The Simpsons and their mathematical secrets Sat 26 Oct 2013 6.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop Cranium Sat 26 Oct 2013 6.30pm Contact Modern Times Sat 26 Oct 2013 7.30pm Royal Northern College of Music Nose-wise: A smelly talk and walk of Manchester - Fully booked Sun 27 Oct 2013 11am - 1pm Manchester Museum Wikipedia editing day Sun 27 Oct 2013 11am - 5pm MadLab Chasing Ice - Fully booked Sun 27 Oct 2013 7pm
Doors open 6.30pm
MOSI
Fiddlers Ferry power station tour - FULLY BOOKED Mon 28 Oct 2013 9.30am - 11.30am and 9 more Fiddler's Ferry Power Station Nature's library Mon 28 Oct 2013 11am - 4pm and 4 more Manchester Museum The compatibility gene Mon 28 Oct 2013 12 noon - 1pm
with book signings afterward
The John Rylands Library, Deansgate
Manuscript menagerie Mon 28 Oct 2013 2pm - 3pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Digging Engels Mon 28 Oct 2013 6pm - 7.30pm The Crescent Pub Parkinson’s disease: Discover what research matters Mon 28 Oct 2013 6pm - 7.30pm Manchester School of Art, MMU The compatibility gene Mon 28 Oct 2013 6.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop Brains and computers Mon 28 Oct 2013 6.30pm
Doors open 6pm
MOSI
Planetary odyssey: The origins of Earth & the Solar System Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm Manchester Museum Urban farming: Aquaponics Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 3pm The Biospheric Project Science busking with Waters Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Food glorious food: The science behind what we eat Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI How do you move? A scientist’s view of human movement Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 1pm National Football Museum Behind the scenes with Cancer Research UK - Fully Booked Tue 29 Oct 2013 11am - 3pm The Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute The body stripped bare Tue 29 Oct 2013 12 noon - 1pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate 21st century coffee house Tue 29 Oct 2013 5.30pm - 7pm MOSI Skyliner field trip Tue 29 Oct 2013 6pm - 8pm Godlee Observatory Manchester's life scientific Tue 29 Oct 2013 6.30pm
Talk 7pm
The Portico
The book of barely imagined beings Tue 29 Oct 2013 6.30pm - 7.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop Relativitively Speaking Tue 29 Oct 2013 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Doors open 6pm
University Place
Art on the brain? Tue 29 Oct 2013 6.45pm - 8.30pm International Anthony Burgess Foundation Nearly but not quite: The story Tue 29 Oct 2013 7pm - 8pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel Will we ever read minds? Tue 29 Oct 2013 7pm
Doors open 6.30
MOSI
LIVE Podcast by the Barometer: Is breathing bad for you? Tue 29 Oct 2013 7pm
Doors open 6.30pm. Bar available.
Manchester Museum
MathsJam night Tue 29 Oct 2013 7pm Odder Urban Farming: Forest Gardening Wed 30 Oct 2013 10am - 3pm The Biospheric Project Science busking with Electricity North West Wed 30 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Captain #Hooked: Castaway special Wed 30 Oct 2013 11am and 3 more MOSI Salford scifest - Fully Booked Wed 30 Oct 2013 11am - 3pm The University of Salford To Breed or Not to Breed: The mystery of the elusive baby pandas Wed 30 Oct 2013 1pm - 2pm Manchester Museum x&y Wed 30 Oct 2013 1pm - 2.15pm and 8 more MOSI The science of colour: Pigments and their make up Wed 30 Oct 2013 2pm - 3pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Cafe Scientifique: The hottest place in the universe Wed 30 Oct 2013 6pm KRO Bar, Oxford Road Girl Geek dinner: Meet the scientists Wed 30 Oct 2013 6pm Pizza Hut Bird sense: What it's like to be a bird Wed 30 Oct 2013 6.30pm - 7.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop What can art bring to our understanding of climate change? Wed 30 Oct 2013 6.30pm - 8.30pm Manchester Museum #Hooked: Salon & silent disco Wed 30 Oct 2013 7pm MOSI Science busking with Siemens Thu 31 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Urban Farming: Mushrooms Thu 31 Oct 2013 10am - 3pm The Biospheric Project Science of fish and chips Thu 31 Oct 2013 11am - 3pm
Spinningfields
Various
Blood and guts Thu 31 Oct 2013 12 noon - 1pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Skeletons in the library's closet Thu 31 Oct 2013 1.30pm - 2.30pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate The archaeology of a revolution - Fully booked Thu 31 Oct 2013 2pm - 4pm Meet outside The Angel Health Centre Innovations in transport Thu 31 Oct 2013 5pm - 8.30pm
Showcase 5pm - 7pm, discussion 7pm - 8.30pm
Sackville Street Building, University of Manchester
Diving into the data pool: Exploring how medical data is shared Thu 31 Oct 2013 6pm - 7.30pm Kanaris Lecture Theatre, The Manchester Museum Dr Ehrlich's Magic Bullet Thu 31 Oct 2013 6pm
6pm film, then discussion
Manchester School of Art, MMU
Manchester's life scientific Thu 31 Oct 2013 6.30pm
Talk 7pm
The Portico
The cosmic tourist - EVENT CANCELLED Thu 31 Oct 2013 6.30pm - 7.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop A life in art, with science Thu 31 Oct 2013 7pm - 8pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel The Thing (1982) Thu 31 Oct 2013 7pm
Doors open 6.30pm
MOSI
Bright Club Manchester: Monster Thu 31 Oct 2013 8pm
Doors open 7.30pm
Gorilla
Creatures & camouflage Fri 1 Nov 2013 11.30am - 12.30pm, 2pm - 3pm Manchester Museum The living collection: Conservation in action Fri 1 Nov 2013 1pm - 2pm Manchester Museum Science, Technology & Medicine gallery tour Fri 1 Nov 2013 1.15pm - 2pm People's History Museum Conservation: More than a science Fri 1 Nov 2013 2pm - 3pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Brains: The Mind as Matter curator led tour Fri 1 Nov 2013 3pm - 3.45pm MOSI Manchester's life scientific Fri 1 Nov 2013 6.30pm The Portico Ice Lab talk: Architecture in the extreme environments Fri 1 Nov 2013 6.30pm
Doors open 6pm
MOSI
Stargazing with Mark Thompson - FULLY BOOKED Fri 1 Nov 2013 6.30pm - 9.30pm Godlee Observatory Dark matters Fri 1 Nov 2013 7pm - 11pm MOSI Brain surgery: Don't lose your head Sat 2 Nov 2013
2pm 3pm and 4pm
MOSI
ScienceGrrl about MOSI Sat 2 Nov 2013 10am - 3pm MOSI Science spectacular Sat 2 Nov 2013 11am - 4pm Whitworth Hall and Manchester Museum, University of Manchester Colourful chemistry Sat 2 Nov 2013 11.30am - 1.15pm
11.30am, 12pm, 12.30pm and 1pm (15 min workshops)
Manchester Museum
Brain bits Sat 2 Nov 2013 1pm - 5pm MOSI Computer says "yes!": The Manchester science walk Sat 2 Nov 2013 2pm - 4pm Manchester Visitor Information Centre The transit of Venus Sat 2 Nov 2013 2pm Cross Street Chapel Brain storm tour Sat 2 Nov 2013 2pm MOSI Eight Below Sat 2 Nov 2013 2pm
Doors open 1.30pm
MOSI
Science legends Sat 2 Nov 2013 3pm - 4pm MOSI Brain storm tour Sat 2 Nov 2013 3pm MOSI The Flash-Bang Show Sat 2 Nov 2013 3.30pm - 4.30pm G51, Chemistry Building, University of Manchester Edges of perception Sat 2 Nov 2013 4pm - 5pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel A down to Earth guide to the cosmos Sat 2 Nov 2013 6pm Waterstones Deansgate Punk Science Sat 2 Nov 2013 7.30pm
Doors open 7pm
MOSI
BSL science soiree Sat 2 Nov 2013 7.30pm - 9.30pm Manchester Deaf Centre Black and white and read all over Sun 3 Nov 2013 1pm - 4pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate March of the penguins Sun 3 Nov 2013 2pm
Doors open 1.30pm
MOSI
Food adulteration and the Co-operative Sun 3 Nov 2013 2pm - 3pm People's History Museum Embryonic thoughts Sun 3 Nov 2013 4pm - 4.30pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel How small can you get? Sun 3 Nov 2013 5pm - 6pm Manchester Museum Where will your DNA take you? Sun 3 Nov 2013 7pm
Doors open 6.30pm
MOSI
The Great White Silence Sun 3 Nov 2013 7pm
Doors open 6.30pm
MOSI
Future humans: Controlling brains from the outside Sun 3 Nov 2013 7pm
Doors open 6.30pm
MOSI

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