Pasta, gunge and bugs - join Cambridge Science Centre's Fun Lab at the Big Weekend


Join Cambridge Science Centre at Fun Lab tomorrow (Saturday) when, as part of the Big Weekend celebrations on Parker’s Piece, the team will be running some great hands-on experiments alongside the University Museums, the MRC Human Nutrition Unit, Napp Pharmaceuticals and the University Physical Education Department. Entry to the Fun Lab is free!


Throughout the day the Centre will have a rolling programme of activities including:

•Leaning Tower of Pasta - The ultimate tower building challenge using just spaghetti and marshmallows
•Slime Making - Drop-in and make your own gunge to take home
•Bug making - Create your own disease and explore all sorts of model bacteria and viruses
•And much more

Find out more about The Big Weekend here.


The Cambridge Science Centre is an educational charity which hosts hands-on exhibitions, workshops, shows and talks to get the public excited about science and technology. Now the home of science has a home for science.

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