Maths v Sports

Posted: February 24th, 2021 | Posted in:

How do you take the perfect penalty kick? What is the fastest a human will ever run a marathon? Where is the best place to attempt to break a world record? Join Dr Tom Crawford an Early-Career Fellow at St Edmund Hall, face of the award-winning Tom Rocks …
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Gin-Eology – The Science Of Gin!

Posted: February 24th, 2021 | Posted in:

Join Martin Murray, owner and Master Distiller at Dunnet Bay Distillery, as he chats about production processes and how he selects the botanicals used in their award-winning spirits. This talk will conclude with a guided tasting of Rock Rose Gin, Pink Grapefruit Old Tom Gin, Spring Edition Gin …
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Exploring Offshore Wind around the coast of Caithness

Posted: February 8th, 2021 | Posted in:

This talk will explore the offshore wind potential found around the coast of Caithness, beginning with the two turbines built for the Beatrice Platform in 2007, before discussing the newer developments such as BOWL and Moray East, built and being built off the east coast of the county. …
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Forensic Science – The Real Deal

Posted: February 8th, 2021 | Posted in:

Ever wondered how true to life TV programmes are? Sue Procter, ex police officer and Leisa Nichols Drew, Forensic Scientist, share their experiences in this no holds barred question and answer session around crime investigation and forensic science. As well as answering any questions you have the discussion …
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Our Shared Journey to Space

Posted: February 8th, 2021 | Posted in:

Our Shared Journey to Space with Duane ‘Digger’ and Cheryl Carey Join Cheryl and Digger for a 1+ hour presentation on how they built a life and family together. After meeting in high school, they achieved lift-off in the military and then soared with NASA, but it wasn’t …
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Escape to the Moon!

Posted: February 8th, 2021 | Posted in:

Escape to the Moon! With Duane ‘Digger’ Carey Join Digger to hear about the latest plans for you to visit and eventually live on the Moon. You will learn about the new rockets and spaceships that will take you there and what life will be like for you …
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Space Hub Sutherland

Posted: February 8th, 2021 | Posted in:

Space Hub Sutherland brings the possibility of launching into an orbit from the north Highlands within our grasp. Not only will this mean that many of the small satellites made in Scotland can find their way to Space via the north Highlands, but that many of the roles …
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Trouble with Lichens…

Posted: February 4th, 2021 | Posted in:

The trouble with lichens is that most people barely know they exist. They add splashes of colour and a sense of age to ancient trees, rocks and tombstones, and provide clues to the state of the environment. And did you know that Scotland is globally important for many …
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Mark Thompson’s Spectacular Science Show

Posted: February 4th, 2021 | Posted in:

You think science is boring, think again; this is science like you have never seen it before. Designed for children and adults alike, Mark’s Spectacular Science Show explores the strange and magical properties of matter with exploding elephant’s toothpaste, vortex-generating dustbins, and fireballs.

Live Dive Show

Posted: February 4th, 2021 | Posted in:

Join Macduff Marine Aquarium for an exciting Live Dive event where their divers will be in the Kelp Reef display to feed the fish. This 400 000L display is home to over 130 native fish including sharks and rays! There will be a Marine Master on hand to …
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