Young Scientist Centre - University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN)

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01772 894286 Elizabeth Granger
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UCLan and Ri Young Scientist Centre, Darwin Building, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and Royal Institution (Ri) Young Scientist Centre (YSC) is a partnership between the two institutions and is modelled on the successful L'Oréal YSC at the ...

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Summer Science Days
Be a Scientist for the day in a real Lab. Running from 14th August 2015 throughout the summer. Super Science Day 1 - In the morning we'll be extracting DNA from our own cheek cells and taking a closer look at the world around us using microscopes. In the afternoon we'll be experimenting with colour and light whilst making natural dyes. Super Science Day 2 - We will be getting messy making slime and reacting chemicals, followed by some cosmetic chemistry, creating bath bombs and lip balms.
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Age Range: 7 - 15
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