This show explores many aspects of how the world will look in the future – from lasers and spaceships to cyborgs and super-materials, you’ll see how science-fiction is becoming science-fact!
During the show, we’ll connect up a sound system using only people, use an invisible torch to see in the dark, control electromagnetic fields with our hands and you’ll see a live demonstration of an object disappearing while you watch.
We’ll also look at the future technologies like wireless power and cloaking devices that are actually being worked on by scientists and demonstrate the ideas in use!
Minimum of 9 participants, maximum of 220 participants.
Shows cost £365 for a half-day (up to two shows) or £550 for a full day (up to four shows).
Approximately one hour, adjustable on request. One session.
Improve engagement, interest or enjoyment in STEM subjects
Improve awareness and aspirations for STEM-related study and careers
Challenge stereotypes by showing the diversity of disciplines, people and skills involved in engineering
The Gatsby benchmarks are a framework for good careers guidance for schools across all of England and in some areas across the rest of the UK. This experience helps your school to reach the following benchmarks:
The essential skills every young person needs to succeed in education and their future career. Find out more at the Skills Builder Partnership. This experience builds the following skills:
Aiming High - the ability to set clear, tangible goals and devise a robust route to achieving them.
Problem Solving - the ability to find a solution to a complex situation or challenge.
STEM Ambassadors from a wide range of STEM-related jobs to help bring subjects to life.
The TeenTech Awards are for students working in teams to look at problems large and small to see if they can find a better way of doing things.
Give your students a taste of teamwork and problem solving with a range of activities from mapping to decoding with the Army.
The Big Bang is back and this time, it’s digital! Give your students an inspirational insight into the world of science, engineering and the amazing work of scientists and engineers in a pandemic.
North East online video exhibition for future engineers.
Schools are invited to work with astronomers from the UK Astronomy Technology Centre to identify potential targets for the James Webb Space Telescope!