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Images of research photography competition Mon 7 Oct 2013 to Mon 4 Nov 2013 Online competition 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 Digital retro Sat 19 Oct 2013 & Sun 20 Oct 2013 at 10am - 4pm MediaCityUK, University of Salford From semaphore to smartphone 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
Snowballs in space Wed 23 Oct 2013 and 7 more Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre The bug hunt Thu 24 Oct 2013 and 10 more The John Rylands Library, Deansgate Captain #Hooked Thu 24 Oct 2013 and 5 more MOSI Science Platform Thu 24 Oct 2013 to Sun 3 Nov 2013
11am - 4pm
MOSI
Eye & I Thu 24 Oct 2013 11.30am - 6pm Manchester Arndale The Ood Cast: The complete works of the Doctor - Fully booked Thu 24 Oct 2013 2pm MOSI Synthesis: Opening night Thu 24 Oct 2013 6pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel Synthesis exhibition Fri 25 Oct 2013 to Sun 10 Nov 2013
10:00 - 18:00
Victoria Warehouse Hotel
The North West Astronomy Festival Sat 26 Oct 2013 & Sun 27 Oct 2013 at 10am - 4pm The Heath Business and Technical Park Big Saturday: Sat 26 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm Manchester Museum The Biospheric Project: Tour - Fully booked Sat 26 Oct 2013 10am - 11am and 3 more The Biospheric Project Rube Goldberg machine (TM) Sat 26 Oct 2013 & Sun 27 Oct 2013 at 10.30am - 4pm MOSI Scary dinosaur masks Sat 26 Oct 2013 10.30am - 11.30am Victoria Warehouse Hotel Gigantic graphene Sat 26 Oct 2013 & Sun 27 Oct 2013 at 10.30am - 4pm MOSI Science@Bolton Museum Sat 26 Oct 2013 11am - 3pm Bolton Museum 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 Messy paintings - Fully Booked Sat 26 Oct 2013 1.30pm - 2.30pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel John Dalton's Manchester Sat 26 Oct 2013 2pm - 3.30pm Manchester Visitor Information Centre Modern Times Sat 26 Oct 2013 7.30pm Royal Northern College of Music Darwin's scribbles Sun 27 Oct 2013 10.30am - 11.30am Victoria Warehouse Hotel Nose-wise: A smelly talk and walk of Manchester - Fully booked Sun 27 Oct 2013 11am - 1pm Manchester Museum Freaky fossils Sun 27 Oct 2013 1.30pm - 2.30pm Victoria Warehouse Hotel Fiddlers Ferry power station tour - FULLY BOOKED Mon 28 Oct 2013 9.30am - 11.30am and 9 more Fiddler's Ferry Power Station Science busking with Alstom Mon 28 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Practise your clinical skills Mon 28 Oct 2013 10am - 11.30am, 1pm - 5.30pm University of Bolton Nature's library Mon 28 Oct 2013 11am - 4pm and 4 more Manchester Museum MSF out there: Urmston Mon 28 Oct 2013 11am - 1pm Urmston Library Trauma resuscitation Mon 28 Oct 2013 11.30am - 12.30pm University of Bolton Fabulous physics Mon 28 Oct 2013 1pm - 4pm Loreto College Flashes and bangs Mon 28 Oct 2013 1pm - 2.30pm University of Bolton Saving lives in serious infection Mon 28 Oct 2013 6pm - 7pm University of Bolton Planetary odyssey: The origins of Earth & the Solar System Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm Manchester Museum How do you move? A scientist’s view of human movement Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 1pm National Football Museum Food glorious food: The science behind what we eat Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Science busking with Waters Tue 29 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Science@Bolton Museum Tue 29 Oct 2013 & Thu 31 Oct 2013 at 11am - 3pm Bolton Museum Behind the scenes with Cancer Research UK - Fully Booked Tue 29 Oct 2013 11am - 3pm The Cancer Research UK Manchester Institute MSF out there: Gorton Tue 29 Oct 2013 11.30am - 1.30pm Oasis Project, Gorton MSF out there: Rochdale Tue 29 Oct 2013 1.30pm - 3.30pm Heywood Sports Village, Rochdale Relativitively Speaking Tue 29 Oct 2013 6.30pm - 7.30pm
Doors open 6pm
University Place
Science busking with Electricity North West Wed 30 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Electric dreams Wed 30 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI MSF out there: Salford Wed 30 Oct 2013 10.30am - 12.30pm Oasis, Media City Academy Salford scifest - Fully Booked Wed 30 Oct 2013 11am - 3pm The University of Salford Captain #Hooked: Castaway special Wed 30 Oct 2013 11am and 3 more MOSI PowerFest Wed 30 Oct 2013 11am - 4pm Trencherfield Mill To Breed or Not to Breed: The mystery of the elusive baby pandas Wed 30 Oct 2013 1pm - 2pm Manchester Museum Sports rehab Wed 30 Oct 2013 2pm - 4pm University of Bolton Dissection workshop Wed 30 Oct 2013 2pm - 3pm, 3.30pm - 4.30pm University of Bolton Science busking with Siemens Thu 31 Oct 2013 10am - 4pm MOSI Science of fish and chips Thu 31 Oct 2013 11am - 3pm
Spinningfields
Various
MSF out there: Partington Thu 31 Oct 2013 11am - 1pm Broadoak School, Partington Louder than bombs - Fully Booked Thu 31 Oct 2013 5.30pm - 6.45pm Salford Lads' Club MSF out there: Bury Fri 1 Nov 2013 10am Moorside Community Centre, Bury Messy science Fri 1 Nov 2013 10.30am - 12 noon, 2pm - 3.30pm University of Bolton What is silence? - Fully booked Fri 1 Nov 2013 11am, 2pm, 4pm Newton Building, The University of Salford Creatures & camouflage Fri 1 Nov 2013 11.30am - 12.30pm, 2pm - 3pm Manchester Museum Science, Technology & Medicine gallery tour Fri 1 Nov 2013 1.15pm - 2pm People's History Museum MSF out there: Bolton Fri 1 Nov 2013 2pm Bolton Lads & Girls Club 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 Eye & I Sat 2 Nov 2013 10.30am - 4pm 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
Wonderful water Sat 2 Nov 2013 12 noon - 4pm Quarry Bank Eight Below Sat 2 Nov 2013 2pm
Doors open 1.30pm
MOSI
Computer says "yes!": The Manchester science walk Sat 2 Nov 2013 2pm - 4pm Manchester Visitor Information Centre Science legends Sat 2 Nov 2013 3pm - 4pm MOSI The Flash-Bang Show Sat 2 Nov 2013 3.30pm - 4.30pm G51, Chemistry Building, University of Manchester 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

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