LAST CHANCE to book your place on this summer's #ASCUSLab Microscopy for Beginners Course starting on the 28th of June!
Are you interested in exploring the microscopic world? Never worked in a scientific lab and interested in doing your own experimentation and exploration? Then check out this course to join us on a journey to discover the unseen!
Our #ASCUSLab Open Sessions and Lab Inductions continue this week... come along to chat to us about your ideas or get started on your own project! If you're new to lab work join our Lab Inductions to jump on the DIY Bio band wagon.
Thursdays: 4pm-10pm Saturdays: 10am-4pm
Weekly themed Lab Inductions Thursdays: 6pm (Microscopy/Microbiology) ... See MoreSee Less
We are deligted to share with you a very special workshop taking place tomorrow where we welcome Dr Simon Park to ASCUS Lab at the Edinburgh International Science Festival 2017. For this workshop, Simon will be bringing with him an excerpt of his C-MOULD Collection, the largest collection of pigmented bacteria for use in the arts! Join him in conducting some outdoor urban microbiolgy and create your own BioArt with some bioluminescent bacteria...
For this we would like to offer all members of our ASCUS Lab Community FB Group a 50% discount for both of tomorrow's sessions. To avail of this offer just follow the link to the Science Festival ticket page and enter this promotional code when prompted: ASCUS50
Check out this #workshop for the Edinburgh International Science Festival at Summerhall on 7th of April as part of our #ASCUSLab workshop programme. For this #workshop we are hosting 'Exploring The In...
The count down has begun, only a few days left until this year's Edinburgh International Science Festival begins. Join us in exploring all of what #art and #science has to offer!
#drawing #microscopy #photography #culturing #imagery #DNA #genes #performance #micro #design #macro #health #body #mind #biotechnology ... See MoreSee Less
ASCUS Lab at the Edinburgh International Science Festival 2017
April 1, 2017, 10:00am - April 15, 2017, 4:00am
ASCUS Lab is Scotland's publicly accessible laboratory for experimentation in art & science: a facility where the arts and sciences are for everyone! In partnership with the Edinburgh International Sc...
Check out our Discovering the Unseen World workshop album from The Festival of Creative Learning at The University of Edinburgh which took place in February 2017. For this #ASCUSLab, workshop we explo...
Last BSW workshop with Frank Machin this Wednesday. Join us for some exciting experimentation with scents and smells! #free #workshop ... See MoreSee Less
#Live in #ASCUSLab for British Science Week 2017 with Frank Machin 'Making Scents'! If you couldn't join us tonight, join us on Wednesday for the second round of this workshop, only a few tickets left...
Thanks to everyone for coming along on Saturday! We had great fun looking under the microscope at water phase transition and playing around with natural ph indicators. We are looking forward to seeing the result of Lily's hands on agar plates! If you want to know more about our open sessions check here www.ascus.org.uk/lab-open-sessions/ #ASCUSLab #microscopy #culturing ... See MoreSee Less
We are happy to announce for The British Science Week (BSW) 2017 ASCUS is hosting a unique art-science workshop-Making Scents with molecular biologist Frank Machin on the (13th and 15th of March 2017)
Join us in uncovering the wonder behind the creating and experiencing of different scents using chemical reactions. Ever tried rotating molecules? How can you mix alcohol and vinegar to create something that smells like a pear? Come along to ASCUS Lab for this unique chance to explore the evocative fifth sense!
For British Science Week (BSW) 2017 ASCUS is hosting two unique art-science workshops; Making Scents with molecular biologist Frank Machin and Creative Microscopes in partnership with Gumption Girls, ...