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3D printing 3D: Printing the future Thu 23 Oct 2014 to Sun 2 Nov 2014
10:00 - 17:00
Museum of Science & Industry
Marcus Coates The Sounds of Others Thu 23 Oct 2014 to Sun 2 Nov 2014
10:00 - 17:00
Museum of Science & Industry
Marcus Coates In conversation with Marcus Coates and Geoff Sample Thu 23 Oct 2014 7pm Museum of Science & Industry Transmissions Transmissions Thu 23 Oct 2014 & Fri 24 Oct 2014 at 8pm - 9pm The Lowry 3D glasses 3D Glasses Sat 25 Oct 2014 to Sun 2 Nov 2014
14:00 - 16:30
Museum of Science & Industry
MegaMenger MegaMenger Sat 25 Oct 2014 to Sun 26 Oct 2014
10:00 - 16:00
Museum of Science & Industry
Transmissions Interactive Transmission interactive Sat 25 Oct 2014 & Sun 26 Oct 2014 at 10am - 4pm MediaCityUK, University of Salford Hack Manchester Hack Manchester Sat 25 Oct 2014 12 noon to Sun 26 Oct 2014 2pm Museum of Science & Industry Dress of Glass and Flame Dress of Glass and Flame Mon 27 Oct 2014 10am - 5pm Manchester Art Gallery The science of food Google #cityexperts Mon 27 Oct 2014 7pm Museum of Science & Industry Prelude to a number Prelude to a Number Mon 27 Oct 2014 8.30pm
(preceded by an Open Mic event starting 7pm)
Z-Arts
Fracking The future is fracking. Discuss Tue 28 Oct 2014 6.30pm
Doors open 18:00
Museum of Science & Industry
Days of Fear and Wonder Brazil (15) and Twelve Monkeys (15) Wed 29 Oct 2014 7pm
Introduction by guest speaker from 6.30pm
Museum of Science & Industry
Days of Fear and Wonder Total Recall (15) and Starship Troopers (18) Thu 30 Oct 2014 7pm
Introduction by guest speaker from 6.30pm
Museum of Science & Industry
Bright Club Manchester Bright Club Manchester Thu 30 Oct 2014 8pm - 10.15pm
Doors open 19:30
The Union, Manchester Metropolitan University
Climate & Weather DIY Weather & Climate DIY Fri 31 Oct 2014 11am - 1pm, 2pm - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Days of Fear and Wonder Alien (15) and Prometheus (15) Fri 31 Oct 2014 7pm
Introduction by guest speaker from 6.30pm
Museum of Science & Industry
Julian Joseph RNCM Big Band with Julian Joseph Fri 31 Oct 2014 7.30pm Royal Northern College of Music Liverpool Road Liverpool Road: from haulage to heritage Sat 1 Nov 2014 11am - 12.30pm, 2pm - 3.30pm Meet at the Information Desk Museum of Science and Industry #HookedOnMusic #Hookedonmusic late Sat 1 Nov 2014 7pm - 11pm Museum of Science & Industry
Material Matters Mon 22 Sep 2014 to Fri 12 Dec 2014 MMU Special Collections Siberia Sat 4 Oct 2014 to Sun 1 Mar 2015
10:00 17:00
Manchester Museum
Colours, Community and Chemistry Wed 8 Oct 2014 10am to Sun 18 Jan 2015 5pm People's History Museum Design Manchester 14 Tomorrow to Thu 30 Oct 2014 Various Artefacts & Experiences Wed 22 Oct 2014 to Fri 7 Nov 2014 First floor Manchester Central Library 3D Printing in action Thu 23 Oct 2014 to Sun 2 Nov 2014
11:00 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 16:00
Museum of Science & Industry
Old wives tales? Thu 23 Oct 2014 2pm - 4pm Manchester Museum Dice world Thu 23 Oct 2014 6pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Biomechanics: Putting a spring in your step Thu 23 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 8pm MMU - John Dalton Lecture Theatre C014 The Immortal Woman Thu 23 Oct 2014 7pm - 9pm The Christie Education Centre Beta-Life. Short stories from an A-Life future Thu 23 Oct 2014 7pm MMU - Business School room 3.11 Design Manchester 14: the science of imagination Fri 24 Oct 2014 Manchester Town Hall Sci-Eng50 Fri 24 Oct 2014 and 6 more Cafe Space, Holden Gallery, MMU The Archaeology of a Revolution Fri 24 Oct 2014 2pm - 4pm Meet outside The Angel Health Centre Science Showoff Fri 24 Oct 2014 7.30pm
Doors open 19:00
Museum of Science & Industry
The Jungle Disco Sat 25 Oct 2014 to Sun 2 Nov 2014
11:30 12:30 13:30 and 14:30
Museum of Science & Industry
Digital Retro Sat 25 Oct 2014 to Sun 26 Oct 2014
10:00 - 16:00
MediaCityUK, University of Salford
From semaphore to smart phone Sat 25 Oct 2014 to Sun 26 Oct 2014
10:00 - 16:00
MediaCityUK, University of Salford
Marvels of Television Sat 25 Oct 2014 to Sun 26 Oct 2014
10:00 - 16:00
MediaCityUK, University of Salford
Ardwick train maintenance depot "whistle stop tour" Sat 25 Oct 2014 10am - 5pm
Pre-booked time tours only
Ardwick Traincare Facility
Pi: Particle Interaction Sat 25 Oct 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry University challenges Sat 25 Oct 2014 11am - 12.30pm, 2pm - 3.30pm Meet Reception Desk Manchester Museum Science Extravaganza Sat 25 Oct 2014 11am - 4pm MMU - John Dalton Building Alan Turing – Tortured Genius of the Computer Age Sat 25 Oct 2014 11am Meet Reception Desk Manchester Museum Science Spectacular Sat 25 Oct 2014 11am - 4pm Whitworth Hall and Manchester Museum, University of Manchester Dust: Conversations About Conservation Sat 25 Oct 2014 1.30pm - 3.30pm People's History Museum Urban Naturalist: Bats Sat 25 Oct 2014 2pm - 4pm Manchester Museum John Dalton - Father of Science Sat 25 Oct 2014 2pm - 4pm Meet at Manchester Visitor Information Centre, Piccadilly Plaza The Flash Bang Show Sat 25 Oct 2014 4pm - 5pm
Doors open 15:30
G51, Chemistry Building, University of Manchester
A message from Martha, the world’s last passenger pigeon Sat 25 Oct 2014 5.30pm - 6.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop Big-up female boffins Sun 26 Oct 2014 3pm - 4.30pm People's History Museum Captain #HookedOnMusic Mon 27 Oct 2014 to Sun 2 Nov 2014
11:00 12:00 13:00 and 14:00
Museum of Science & Industry
Strange Science Mon 27 Oct 2014 to Fri 31 Oct 2014
11:00 - 16:00
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre
Spectacular Stars Mon 27 Oct 2014 to Fri 31 Oct 2014
11:30 12:30 14:30 and 15:30
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre
Ice Age Science Mon 27 Oct 2014 to Fri 31 Oct 2014
11:00 - 13:00
Manchester Museum
Science busking with sponsors Mon 27 Oct 2014 to Fri 31 Oct 2014
11:00 - 16:00
Museum of Science & Industry
Food glorious food Mon 27 Oct 2014 10am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Pi: Ion Attack Mon 27 Oct 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry CT-scanning the Manchester Mummies Mon 27 Oct 2014 1pm - 2pm Manchester Museum Could You Be A Medic? Mon 27 Oct 2014 1pm - 4pm Bolton One Behind the Scenes with Cancer Research UK Mon 27 Oct 2014 2pm - 4pm The Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute Crime Scene Investigation: Playing with History Mon 27 Oct 2014 2pm - 3.30pm Greater Manchester Police Museum & Archives SciBar Hulme Mon 27 Oct 2014 5.30pm - 7pm The Salutation Pub 3D Printing for the future Mon 27 Oct 2014 5.30pm
5.30-6.30 The Shed. From 7pm MMU - Benzie Building
The Shed, Manchester Metropolitan University
The dark side of the All-There-Is Mon 27 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 8pm Waterstones Deansgate Manchester Stargazing Mon 27 Oct 2014 & Wed 29 Oct 2014 at 6.30pm Godlee Observatory Extreme Design Panel Mon 27 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 8pm Manchester Art Gallery Why we ignore climate change Mon 27 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 7.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop What has Science Done for Me? Mon 27 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 9pm
Doors open 18:00
The Landing, MediaCityUK
Pi: Wonder drugs Roadshow Tue 28 Oct 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Solar System Tue 28 Oct 2014 11am - 4pm Manchester Museum Mini Collection Encounters Tue 28 Oct 2014 11am - 11.30am and 3 more The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Robot Turtle to Raspberry Pi: communicating computing Tue 28 Oct 2014 1.30pm - 3.30pm Museum of Science & Industry Prevention or Cure Tue 28 Oct 2014 6.10pm - 7.40pm
Doors open 17:45
MMU - John Dalton Building T0.03
What's your favourite number? Tue 28 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 7.30pm International Anthony Burgess Foundation Manchester Salon: Playing God and the ethics of biomedicine Tue 28 Oct 2014 6.45pm - 8.30pm
Please arrive from 18:00 for a complimentary glas
Cross Street Chapel
MathsJam Night Tue 28 Oct 2014 7pm SandBar The future of prostate cancer research Tue 28 Oct 2014 7.30pm - 9pm
Doors open 7pm
The Albert Square Chop House
Pi: Elemental Energy Wed 29 Oct 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Computer says: "Yes!" Wed 29 Oct 2014 11am Meet at Manchester Visitor Information Centre, Piccadilly Plaza Powerfest Wed 29 Oct 2014 11am - 4pm Trencherfield Mill Stroke research - past, present and future Wed 29 Oct 2014 11am - 2.30pm
Registration from 10.30am
Salford Royal Foundation Trust, Mayo Building
Wonder drugs Roadshow Wed 29 Oct 2014 11am - 3pm Wythenshawe Forum Get strapping Wed 29 Oct 2014 2pm - 4pm Bolton One The Science of Conservation Wed 29 Oct 2014 2pm - 3pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Human 2.0: Technologies of Enhancement Wed 29 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 9pm The Shed, Manchester Metropolitan University Firmly Uninformative: A quiz-based adventure with science and beer Wed 29 Oct 2014 7pm - 10.30pm Port Street Beer House Electric dreams Thu 30 Oct 2014 10am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Pi: Chemistry Thu 30 Oct 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Wonder drugs Roadshow Thu 30 Oct 2014 11am - 3pm Pendleton Gateway (Salford) Ancient Egyptian Mummies and Modern Science Thu 30 Oct 2014 6pm - 6.45pm The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Cafe Scientifique: It smells to the heavens! Thu 30 Oct 2014 6pm - 8pm KRO Bar, Oxford Road Sex on Earth Thu 30 Oct 2014 6.30pm - 7.30pm Blackwell's Bookshop Pi: From a Zephyr to a Mini Fri 31 Oct 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Technology and the People tour Fri 31 Oct 2014 1.15pm - 2pm People's History Museum Excavating Peterloo Fri 31 Oct 2014 2pm Museum of Science & Industry Pi: Robogals Sat 1 Nov 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Manchester – City Of Invention Sat 1 Nov 2014 11am Meet at Manchester Visitor Information Centre, Piccadilly Plaza Making North Sat 1 Nov 2014 11am - 12.30pm People's History Museum Plastics and Design Sat 1 Nov 2014 & Sun 2 Nov 2014 at 11am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Call of the wild Sat 1 Nov 2014 11am - 1pm, 2pm - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Smashing Physics: inside the world’s biggest experiment Sat 1 Nov 2014 2pm - 3pm Blackwell's Bookshop It's Alive! The Frankenscience of Poetry Sat 1 Nov 2014 2pm - 3.30pm Performance Space, Manchester Central Library Hungry Sat 1 Nov 2014 2pm
Doors open 13:50
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama
The World’s First Railways Sat 1 Nov 2014 2pm - 4pm Meet at Midland Hotel Steps, Peter Street Ants and information Sat 1 Nov 2014 2.30pm Manchester Museum Stargazing with Mark Thompson Sat 1 Nov 2014 6.30pm - 7.30pm International Anthony Burgess Foundation Pi: The Bone Ages Sun 2 Nov 2014 10.30am - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Chemistry and Art or Art and Chemistry? Sun 2 Nov 2014 11am - 3pm People's History Museum I'm a ScienceGrrl, Talk to Me! Sun 2 Nov 2014 12 noon - 4pm Museum of Science & Industry Colouring Art and Science Sun 2 Nov 2014 3pm - 4.30pm People's History Museum

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