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Visiting Life this February half-term?

Child and woman in Life's Brain Zone, with the toilet water fountainWe are anticipating a busy February half-term, with lots of families visiting to see the Dino Jaws exhibition and to take part in Poo Week activities, so we’ve put together some useful info for anyone planning a visit.

While we do everything we can to keep things moving, please be prepared to queue for certain activities and on arrival.… Read more

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All you need to know about skating at Life

Skating at Life Science CentreIt’s that time of year again! Ice skating returns to Times Square, just outside Life Science Centre, from Saturday 11 November 2017 – Sunday 18 February 2018.

We’ve pulled together some useful hints and tips to help you get the most out of your time on the ice, whether you’re a regular or if you’ve never skated before.Read more

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Visiting Life this February half-term?

We’re expecting high visitor numbers during the half-term holiday, so we’ve put together some useful info for anyone planning a visit.

While we do everything we can to keep things moving, please be prepared to queue for certain activities and on arrival.

Science Centre opening times

Great news! We’re open an hour earlier each morning from Monday 20 – Friday 24 February.… Read more

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All you need to know about Skating at Life

Skating at Life Science CentreIt’s that time of year again! Ice skating returns to Times Square, just outside Life Science Centre, from Saturday 12 November 2016 – Sunday 26 February 2017.

We’ve pulled together some useful hints and tips to help you get the most out of your time on the ice, whether you’re a regular or if you’ve never skated before.Read more

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The Mystery of the Floating Ice Cube

IciclesIt’s the season of frozen windscreens, Christmas cocktails and, of course, Skating@Life. But as we move towards the coldest time of the year, have you ever stopped to think about how amazing a material ice is?

As you swirl your Christmas Cosmo, look at the ice. It’s floating. Most substances contract as they solidify and their molecules pack together in an ordered way.… Read more

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