Stars in the Surf – 4th August

Stars in the Surf – 4th August

What makes some living things glow and generate their own light? Continuing our celebrations of the International Year of Light, join top scientist from the Marine Biological Society, Dr. Dave Conway.

Discover some amazing facts about the weird and wonderful world of marine bioluminescence. With Dr. Conway’s short and highly engaging presentation, followed by an interactive ‘meet the expert’ session. This will include hands-on activities, live sample exploration, and a Q&A.

Following Dr. Conway’s talk, get creative and design your own weird and wonderful light-up sea creature using recycled plastics.

Suitable for all ages. Dr Conway’s talk 12-1pm, and light-up sea creature workshop following.

Workshops are included FREE with museum admission. You’ll also return FREE for a whole year when you Gift Aid your admission, and you’ll be supporting the work of the museum; an independent educational charity (charity no. 1062233).