NI Science Festival

Benjamin from Year 9, shares his Granny’s original newspaper article about the Apollo Moon Landing in 1969.

Year 9 pupils enjoying ‘Red Day’ in Science and supporting the British Heart Foundation.

Also note that this week sees the start of NI Science Festival (15-25 February 2018).

If you are looking for something to do over the midterm break, then checkout the fantastic programme of events online at and Join our Science Department staff on Thursday 15 February, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm and spend An Evening With Colonel Chris Hadfield (Canadian Astronaut) at the SSE Arena Belfast.

During his five month stay on the International Space Station, Chris Hadfield became something of an extra-planetary media star. He not only shared extraordinary photos, he tweeted the Queen and William Shatner, talked to school children, strummed his guitar and provided demonstration videos about daily life. On his last day on the ISS, he posted a farewell music video online – his version of David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” It instantly went viral, garnering millions of view quickly. It has now been viewed almost 37 million times.

An evening with Chris Hadfield will open your eyes to dream the impossible......