A Mummy for Melissa

A Mummy for MelissaMeet Melissa, a newborn monster who is trying to find her mummy! Along the way she meets lots of new friends who teach her about the wonderful world of living things, cells and DNA! Created in partnership with East London Genes & Health, this is a child-friendly introduction to the concepts of cells and genetic inheritance.

Please note these session DO NOT include a visit to the Pod.

This event is suitable for children aged 4 – 7 and their families.

Tuesday 13th February 10:30 – 11:30am

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Adults (£5.50); Children (£3.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£3.50); Under 3s (free)

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

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In a Heartbeat

In a Heartbeat titleA fun and interactive show all about the human heart, blood and circulation. It looks at what the heart does and what you can do to keep it healthy. What is your heart rate and blood pressure and how does your heart respond to exercise?

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

 

This event is suitable for children aged 8 – 12 and their families.

Monday 12th February 11:00am – 1:15pm

Monday 12th February 2:00 – 4:15pm (sold out)

Thursday 15th February 2:00 – 4:15pm (sold out)

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Adults (£7.50); Children (£5.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5.50); Under 3s (free)

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

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Gut Feeling

Gut Feeling titleLet us take you on the weird and wonderful journey of one boy’s breakfast as it gets chomped and chewed in the mouth, pushed through the oesophagus, churned in stomach acids, absorbed in the intestines and greeted by the toilet bowl! This show will unravel the fascinating structure and function of the digestive tract, why ‘we are what we eat’, what happens to the guts of patients with bowel diseases, and what makes the perfect poo!

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

This event is suitable for children aged 7 – 14 and their families.

Tuesday 13th February 2:00 – 4:15pm

Wednesday 14th February 2:00 – 4:15pm (sold out)

Friday 16th February 11:00am – 1:15pm

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Adults (£7.50); Children (£5.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5.50); Under 3s (free)

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

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War on the Wards

War in the WardsExplore medical gore and more from the First World War. Investigate the history of wartime medicine and innovation and how this has influenced medicine today.

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

This event is suitable for children aged 9 – 14 and their families.

Wednesday 4th April 2:00 – 4:15pm

Wednesday 11th April 2:00 – 4:15pm

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Adults (£7.50); Children (£5.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5.50); Under 3s (free)

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

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The Genes and Evolution Show

The Genes and Evolution ShowIt’s time to get excited about evolution and giddy about genes! Uncover how long your DNA is, pair up chromosomes in our sock match challenge and find out about all the amazing jobs your genes do. Discover how different animals are adapted to their environments, search for hidden creatures in our camouflage test and find out what scientists are doing to understand more about genes.

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

This event is suitable for children aged 9 – 13 and their families.

Tuesday 3rd April 2:00 – 4:15pm

Friday 6th April 2:00 – 4:15pm

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Adults (£7.50); Children (£5.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5.50); Under 3s (free)

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

 

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Microbe Detectives

NewsreaderA mystery microbe is on the loose and attacked an innocent bystander. Take the role of a junior detective and compile evidence to identify which mystery microbe has made a patient very ill!

Each session offers the opportunity to take part in a Pod show inside our cell-shaped Pod, suspended over the laboratories of the Blizard Institute.

This event is suitable for children aged 9 – 12 and their families.

Thursday 5th April 2:00 – 4:15pm

Thursday 12th April 2:00 – 4:15pm

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Adults (£7.50); Children (£5.50); Concessions (students, over 60s, QMUL staff, disabled visitors) (£5.50); Under 3s (free)

For enquiries please call 020 7882 2562 or email info@centreofthecell.org

Please note that children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult (aged 16+) at all times.

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