Enjoy science-themed hands-on activities, demonstrations and specialist talks.

On Saturday 13 October we look at plastics, evolution and climate change, on Saturday 17 November we experience all things sound and music, and on Saturday 19 January we explore the world of artificial intelligence and robotics.

Everyone is welcome at this event for all ages.

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Scottish Power Foundation

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Header: Humanoid robot ‘Cygan’, built by Dr Piero Fiorito, Turin, Italy, 1957 © The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum.

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Exhibition
Robots

From early mechanised human forms to today’s cutting-edge technology, this major exhibition reveals our 500-year quest to make machines human.
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Science and Technology galleries

Communications, transport, industry, engineering, energy and medicine: how have scientific and technological inventions changed our lives? Explore the history of innovation in Scotland and across the world through interactive games and thought-provoking displays.
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Exhibition
Rip It Up
The Story of Scottish Pop

Discover the story of Scottish pop music at the National Museum of Scotland as we take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day.
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Event information

When

13 Oct 2018 - 26 Jan 2019
12:00-16:00

Where

National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh

How much

Free

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13 October

17 November

19 January

 

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