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Oct 30 2012

Human Race makes a splash in the main pool at Govanhill Baths


Human Race makes a splash in the main pool at Govanhill Baths

  The next venue for our Human Race exhibition is Govanhill Baths, Glasgow. We will be on show there from 23 November 2012 – 3 February 2013. There is also a fantastic programme of associated events planned for the Glasgow show, full details will be added to our website soon!   For more details abou this wonderful venue visit the Govanhill website http://www.govanhillbaths.com/  

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Oct 10 2012

BRILLIANT BODIES FREE FAMILY WORKSHOPS


BRILLIANT BODIES FREE FAMILY WORKSHOPS

During the Dundee Science Festival Human Race and Dundee Science Centre are hosting 2 days of FREE Brilliant Bodies workshops that explore the fascinating science behind sport. Discover what effect exercise has on your body and learn how science has helped athletes to improve their performance in this fun, interactive workshop. Workshops are included in standard admission to the centre and run on the hour, every hour.   To make it a little easier for you to go to the FREE workshops we would like to give you £1 and £2 off the cost of admission Click on the image to print the voucher     Terms & Conditions Please print the voucher to claim – we cannot accept digital versions £1 discount on child/student/senior citizen tickets £2 discount on adult/assisted needs adult tickets Discount will be given to the first 500 visitors to present vouchers at the point of purchase Redeemable at Dundee Science Centre 10am – 5pm, Thursday 8th & Friday 9th November 2012 Maximum of one voucher per visit

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Oct 05 2012

BRILLIANT BODIES SCHOOLS WORKSHOPS


BRILLIANT BODIES SCHOOLS WORKSHOPS

NEW! During the Dundee Science festival Dundee Science Centre are hosting Billiant Bodies workshops. Brilliant Bodies is an interactive and fun exploration of what happens to our bodies when we exercise. Using the Wellcome Trust ‘In the Zone’ kits pupils can explore the effects of exercise on their own heart and lungs, as well as think about what makes elite sportspeople so good at their chosen sport. The workshops are aimed at P5-P7 , there will be three 1 hour sessions per day for upto 25 pupils per session.   As part of the workshop you can visit the Human Race exhibition at the Lamb Gallery and ISE at the University of Dundee.   There will also be a space available at Dundee Science Centre for pupils to eat a packed lunch. Please let them know at the time of booking if your class will be taking a packed lunch.   The workshops are FREE but must be booked in advance through the Dundee Science Centre. Booking details below.   SUBSIDESED OR FULL TRANSPORT COSTS CAN BE ARRANGED ON REQUEST. To arrange transport costs please email Kitty Chilcott humanrace@rcsed.ac.uk or call her on 0131 527 1607  

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Jul 12 2012

SUPER SKELETONS!


SUPER SKELETONS!

FREE – Construct your own movable cardboard skeleton model inspired by our Human Race exhibition, and watch him dance and jump at your command! With artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb.      

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Jul 12 2012

SPORTING BEST – GIANT PICTURES


SPORTING BEST – GIANT PICTURES

FREE- Learn how to draw super speedy runners, jumpers, dancers and athletes then create huge pictures of yourself in motion doing your favourite sports. With artist Tessa Asquith-Lamb.      

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May 23 2012

The fascinating HUMAN RACE exhibition comes to the Highlands


  An extraordinary exhibition which explores the history, development and ethics of sport and exercise medicine opens at Inverness Museum and Art Gallery on Friday 25 May 2012.   Human Race uses Scottish medical and sporting collections, newly commissioned artworks and rare film footage to highlight some of the pioneering and far reaching developments that have taken place in Sport and Exercise Medicine over the last 200 years.

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