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Featured Science Week Events

Science on screen premiere for Galway Science and Technology Festival 2017

Saturday, 25 November 2017, 3 – 4:30pm, An Taibhdhearc, Middle Street, Galway

If you would like to attend the premiere of ‘Bittersweet- the Rise of Diabetes’ on November 25th you can register for this free event here.

Find our more about the film premiere here!

Build the Ultimate Umami Burger

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 6:30 – 8:30pm, The Sugar Club,8 Lower Lesson Street, Dublin 2.

A Multi-Sensory molecular gastronomy and gastro physics experience.
Foodoppi presents “Eat your science” hosted by Celebrity Chef Louise Lennox and Food Scientist Aisling Larkin. The show promises to be the tastiest ticket in town.

Watch as Louise and Aisling introduce the audience to the fascinating world of food and science, experience the difference between taste and aroma to learn how they are intrinsically linked, unlock the secrets to building the umami burger, create tomato caviar and enjoy the flame-grilled perfume before entering the exciting world of liquid nitrogen cooking. 

This event will explore chemical reactions and physical changes of food like never before.

Find out more here!

Science of Beer

Friday, 17 November 2017, 7 – 9pm, Johnston Central Library, Cavan

Brewing is the production of beer by steeping barley in water and fermenting the resulting sweet liquid with yeast. 
Come along and meet the expert and hear the exact science behind brewing.

Find out more here!