Ages: 7 upwards
Thursday 5 July 2012 11am schools lecture
Thursday 5 July 2012 3pm schools lecture
Thursday 5 July 2012 7pm public lecture
Saturday 7 July 2012 3pm public lecture
Join Professor Chris Bishop, presenter of the 2008 Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, for a spectacular family talk packed with explosive demonstrations. Discover the difference between a low explosive and a high explosive, and see how are explosives used to save lives. This is your chance to witness a detonation shockwave travelling at a speed of over two thousand metres per second.
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WARNING LOUD BANGS!