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Live Science


Live Science is an ongoing project where scientists come into the Science Museum to carry out research using Museum visitors as volunteers. You can take part in their scientific experiments to find out more about yourself.

Nothing dangerous… just fun, interesting experiments.

Latest experiment: How Powerful is My Imagination?

Every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday until 6 August 2016
Times:
11.00–13.00 and 14.00–17.30

Do we use our imaginations to solve practical and social problems? Does being creative matter too? Researchers from Goldsmiths, University of London and the University of Winchester hope to learn more about how we use the powers of our imagination and creativity to solve problems.

Who can take part?

The experiment takes about 15 minutes. Anyone aged 4 or over can volunteer. Written consent is required for everybody. If you are under 16, your parent or legal guardian will have to sign the consent form.

Live Science

Watch and listen as the team gives you the lowdown on how Live Science works and what you can do to be a part of it.

Live Science

Take part in fun, interesting experiments
Floor: 1
Price: Free
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