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STEAM Squared

Age Suitability: All ages (unless specified otherwise) University student buskers are using St George’s square to create STEAM Squared. Students from art, commerce, psychology, philosophy, medicine, linguistics, engineering, dentistry and health science students with DTEAM educators will grace the historic venue with experiments, exhibitions and fun,...

Big Brother

Age Suitability: All ages Big Brother is watching you! See how facial recognition can track you as you move around Science in the City (by the Faculty of ICT and Headstart Ltd.). You're being watched! Facial recognition is here to stay, and is proving to be...

Stages

Age Suitability: All ages A combination of performances from science, performance on social anxiety and making fire dance. Ongoing performances combining science and performing arts. The performances will include science magic shows with the magician Gwilym Bugeja,  dance performance representing various science topics together with the student...

Science in the House

Age Suitability: 13+ Showcase of the exciting scientific research at the University of Malta, and elsewhere in Malta, for discussion with Members of Parliament, and for later viewing by the general public. Science in the House is the official opening event of Science in the City, European...

Future of Health in
the Information Age

Age Suitability: All ages (11A) - St. John's Cathedral / St. John's Street (11B) Casino Maltese (11C) In front of Casino Maltese / Old Theatre Street This year’s expanded health area lures you in with a hologram setup, never before seen in Malta. It expands into St John's...

Plastic Planet

Age Suitability: All ages Wasteserv brings a striking, innovation exhibition to the festival, to raise awareness about the effects of plastic waste on the planet. Glance through the peep holes onto a shocking reality that each and every one of us has had a hand in creating....

See the Stars @ EU Corner

Age Suitability: All ages Join the out-of-this-world experience at MEUSAC building, as we explore all things space, stars and black holes Look to the stars at MEUSAC this year as astronomy takes over the EU Corner! On your way to outer space, drop by some of...

Race Against Time

Age Suitability: All ages From birds and turtles to tropical fruit and climate migration, this action packed area explores the diversity of Malta’s NGOs against the backdrop of student built racing cars. Science informs many areas of life, and we have invited some of Malta’s NGOs...

Crime Hunter

Age Suitability: All ages Help superheroes fight crime using your smartphones! ‘Crime Hunter’ will provide you with a unique experience to take part in a fun and interactive treasure hunt where you will be able to assist superheros in fighting crime, using your smartphone! Research carried out...

Science of Dance

Age Suitability: All ages The stage at PTR will morph into a dancing model of the human brain. Through the ideas of activation and connections, dance becomes a perfect way to illuminate the functioning of the brain and its connections, but also the problems that might be...