An interactive festival of science, engineering, experiments, exploration and discovery.

ScienceX is a free festival of fun and exciting activities that give you the opportunity to find out what science and engineering is all about.

intu Trafford Centre will host this thrilling weekend of discovery, where you can get hands-on and be a scientist or an engineer. Conduct your own experiments, try out the latest amazing technology and meet some of the people behind the cutting edge research shaping the world around us.

To all the thrill-seekers, tech addicts, space explorers, creators and future scientists and engineers – get inspired at ScienceX.

Flight Simulator

Formula Student

Coding with robots


Power the nuclear reactor

Experience a virtual reality

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  • You know you've picked the right university when you love it from the very first moment you arrive. Here, Fashion Marketing Graduate Ryan shares his favourite memory of life at @officialuom #UoMGraduation
  • A big round of applause for our Physicists, Mathematicians and Computer Scientists, who are all graduating today #UoMGraduation
  • Things are coming to life at Jodrell Bank, ready for this weekend’s Bluedot Festival. Right now it’s pallets as far as the eye can see, but by Friday it will be a spectacular coming together of science and the arts - all in the shadow of the iconic Lovell Telescope #bluedot
  • Three cheers for our Graduates from the School of Chemical Engineering, the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, and the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, who are all graduating today #UoMGraduation
  • As the first day of our Faculty's Graduation ceremonies draws to a close, we caught up with one of our new Materials Science Graduates to find out what's next... #UoMGraduation
  • It's been all about our Graduates from the School of Materials today. Congratulations to our Material Scientists and Fashion Graduates  #UoMGraduation
  • Graduation Week is finally here for all our Scientists and Engineers. Remember to share your experiences and photos with us. You can also watch the live ceremonies by following the link in our bio, and follow our Graduation blog here #UoMGraduation

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