Meet scientists from across the Norwich Research Park as they dish up bitesize science for your lunchbreak! Find out why faces are so fascinating, how we might one day delay aging and why computer games are so addictive, plus take a trip to Banham Zoo to find out why conservation is so important.
Our researchers will be in YouTube chat from 12.15pm to 1.15pm on Sunday 25 October, ready to answer your questions!
(This Lunchtime Lab was
recorded across several weeks during summer 2020. Social distancing rules were
complied with by the film crew and everyone involved.)
This Lunchtime Lab
features talks and activities developed and presented by:
Dr Louise Ewing, School of Psychology,
University of East Anglia
Dr Sheheryar Banuri, School of Economics, University of East Anglia
Dr Elizabeth Duxbury, School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia
Dr Ed Ivimey-Cook, School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia
Camilla Ryan, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia and the Earlham Institute
Thank you to Retro Replay in Norwich and Banham Zoo for
letting us film this Lunchtime Lab on location!
Retro Replay is based in the heart of Norwich within
Castle Quarter shopping centre. Retro Replay has over 100 arcade retro video
game machines and console setups all set on free to play. Customers buy an
all-day entry wristband from the front desk to use all the machines at no extra
cost or credits. Customers can also come and go as much as they like on the
Banham Zoo is an award winning family attraction and one
of the most exciting wildlife attractions in the country, with over 2,000
animals from around the world and set in 50 acres of beautiful parkland and
Recommended ages 7+
Runtime: 45 mins + Q&A
Watch the live event and again for 7 days after the event
Set up a YouTube account and log in during the event to join the live chat where you can ask questions and share your thoughts!
Find out about the Youth STEMM Award, an achievement-based award designed to support and inspire the next generation of STEMM professionals.All #NorwichSciFestAtHome events count towards the Youth STEMM Award!