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Meet the Researcher

Age Suitability: 8+ Meet the minds leading innovative research that is shaping all aspects of our culture from how we dispose of medical waste to the scientific basis of teleportation (yes, really!) to mind controlled computers to how to tsunami predictions to native accents to do...

Future of Water

The Water Services Corporation stand will offer a wide range of activities intended to explain the importance of water and the massive infrastructural setup behind such operations. Visitors to De Valette Square will have the opportunity to try future water with a superior taste that will...

Fablab’s Ro-botanicals

University of Malta - SUIT4FOOD area    What would you think if someone offered you an irradiated egg? Or how about a nice juicy apple treated with cold plasma? Sounds appetising? SUIT4FOOD will tell you all about new alternative food technologies that are vital to the future growth of...

Out of this World

Would you like the chance to experience something out of this world? The Italian Cultural Institute will be hosting a variety of hands-on exhibits, from the lens of your camera straight up to space! Join the Institute of Space Sciences and Astronomy (ISSA) and their impressive...

Shadows of Malta’s Times

Age Suitability: 5-12 Embark on a storytelling journey that takes you back in time. Esplora’s Shadows of Malta’s Times is a shadow puppet show that focuses on the timeline of Maltese history, highlighting the links between science and culture and the influences these had on each...

Health Area

Head down to Ordinance Street to explore this year’s Health and Rare Diseases area. Overflowing with interactive games, hands on activities and people willing to share their stories and research. Make your own genome bracelet, fold some DNA origami or play with giant cuddly microbes,...

Race against Science

Age Suitability: All Ages University of Malta Racing (UoMR) will be showcasing the racing car which competed in the internationally prestigious Formula Student Uk competition last July. The car was designed, manufactured and eventually built by a team of University of Malta students coming from various...

Environmental Area

Age Suitability: All Ages Nature related NGOs will be painting the night green in Great Siege Square! Join them and explore how you can contribute to a better planet with many hands on experiments from purer water at home to bees. ACT- Malta will be showing off...

STEAM²

STEAM² Age Suitability: All Ages Students from the University of Malta and the University of Vienna will be taking over St George’s Square with experiments, games, and quizzes and interactive art installations. Organisations involved: ALLT, ASCS, BetaPsi, CSA, ELSA, ESA, IEEE, KSU, MADS, Medical Biochemistry students, MHSA, MMSA,...

No Man’s Land

No Man's Land Environmental Practices | Circular Economy Age Suitability: All Ages From pollution to solutions, from arts to science, from talks to trees, from cars to chaos, and with a few performances thrown in, we ask: Why do people pollute and what can be done about it?...