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  1. FameLab UK back with a bang at Cheltenham Science Festival 2024

    Tuesday 25 June 2024
    On Friday 7 June 2024, at Parabola Arts Centre during Cheltenham Science Festival, eight of the best science communicators from across the UK vied for the title of FameLab UK Champion in front of a live audience. FameLab is the largest…
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  2. Cheltenham Science Festival Paves the Way for Thinkers of Tomorrow

    Wednesday 12 June 2024
    From the cosmos to the countryside, Cheltenham Science Festival (4-9 June) embarked on a tour of the universe during six days of explosive demos, talks, debates and creative workshops. The six-day event inspired the next generation of…
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  3. Speakers on Panel with pop up SF

    Cheltenham Science Festival Announces Unmissable 2024 Programme

    Monday 22 April 2024
    Over 200 speakers across a diverse range of professions will appear in over 100 ticketed events including: space scientist Maggie Aderin-Pocock, comedian and television presenter Dara Ó Briain, award winning physicist Brian Cox,…
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  4. Hands typing on a laptop keyboard. There is an overlay graphic that says AI over the top of the image.

    New White Paper on AI

    Friday 23 February 2024
    A new white paper on artificial intelligence has been co-authored for the UK Science Festivals Network by Professor Tracy Harwood and Cheltenham Festivals’ Head of Science Festival Programming, Dr Marieke Navin.The white paper identifies a…
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  5. A school-aged girl on speaks on stage. A FameLab flag is behind her.

    FameLab Academy 2023 launches

    Monday 15 May 2023
    The competition that seeks to revolutionise science communication in schools is back.FameLab Academy is back for 2023. A schools initiative which seeks to revolutionise science communication in schools, FameLab Academy is a competition…
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  6. Four headshots spliced together. Tim Peake, Mikaela Loach, Chris van Tulleken, Anne-Marie Imafidon

    Cheltenham Science Festival announces full programme as it returns for its 21st year

    Tuesday 4 April 2023
    Cheltenham Science Festival is delighted to announce 2023’s unmissable programme, as it celebrates its 21st birthday with 138 events with 270 of the best scientists, thinkers, writers and creators, promising something for every curious…
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    The Arcade: Cheltenham Science Festival's new drop-in zone

    Monday 6 February 2023
    A brand-new drop-in zone – The Arcade - will appear at Cheltenham Science Festival this year, designed to be an inclusive space for everyone to get hands on and have fun
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  8. Cheltenham Science Festival back at full scale for its 20th birthday

    Sunday 6 February 2022
    Cheltenham Science Festival is back at full scale for its 20th birthday. In year two of the Festival’s ‘Be The Change’ theme, four Guest Curators and a group of five Young Changemakers will show how science is shaping our future.Over 130…
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  9. Culture at the heart of Cheltenham Science Festival’s 20th birthday celebrations

    Sunday 6 February 2022
    Cheltenham Science Festival returned to Imperial Gardens for its 20th birthday.
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