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Sun, Nov 13


Biochemistry Teaching Lab - Room 3.26

Celebrate Science - Fantastic DNA (age 8-10)

Young people and their family members are introduced to the exciting world of living things, cells and DNA, through an interactive hands-on workshop.

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Celebrate Science - Fantastic DNA (age 8-10)

Time & Location

Nov 13, 2022, 1:30 PM – Nov 14, 2022, 4:30 PM

Biochemistry Teaching Lab - Room 3.26, University College Cork, Western Rd, Mardyke, Cork, Co. Cork, Ireland

About the Event

Enthusiastic trained science explainers - staff and students at UCC - guide participants to individually extract DNA from bananas. Participants can also chat to the Cell EXPLORERS explainers to learn more about life as a scientist. To spark more science conversations at home, participants also get to bring home a small tube of their extracted banana DNA! Come along and get discovering! 

Workshop Duration is 45 mins and suitable for children age 8-12 yrs.

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This workshop and the Cell EXPLORERS network is supported by Science Foundation Ireland. 

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