Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre

Watch the Skies!

17:30 3 - 17:30 4 October 2014

A weekend not to be missed for sci-fi fans across the UK… Join us for outdoor interstellar cinema against the backdrop of the Lovell telescope. Watch the Skies! will bring you to…

National Fungi Day

12:00 12 October 2014

Come and spend an afternoon at Jodrell Bank discovering our wonderful collection of Fungi around the arboretum! Local experts from the North West Fungi Group will be leading Fungi Forays…

Lovell Lecture, Rosetta - Countdown to Landing, Professor Ian Wright, Professor of Planetary Sciences at the Open University

19:30 - 21:00 23 October 2014

Rosetta - Countdown to Landing 10 years ago, Rosetta left the Earth on a mission to rendezvous with a comet and then to place a small lander on its surface. After a period in hibernation,…

Spectacular stars science show

10:00 27 - 17:00 31 October 2014

This half term don’t miss out on our action packed science show. We will be discovering how stars are born, why they are different colours, what a star is made from and what happens…

Strange Science

10:00 27 - 17:00 31 October 2014

Become a scientist for the day and carry out some hands-on experiments! Sometimes when you see what looks like a trick there is actually a really good scientific explanation behind…