Wednesday 16, August 2017

Lab Community

Welcome to the ASCUS Lab Community

This page, linked to our ASCUS Lab Community facebook group, a public group for ASCUS Lab Community members to meet virtually, share ideas and relevant lab titbits.

We're hosting the all woman crew of eXXpedition in ASCUSLab at the end of this month! Join us for a fun day including an immersive Arts and Science experience combining sound, video and microscopic art and a public sculpture in the Summerhall courtyard!

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‘A Life in Plastic’ Experience

August 26, 2017, 10:00am - August 26, 2017, 11:00am

At ASCUS we are delighted to be partnering with eXXpedition to host the Team for ‘A Life in Plastic’ on the 26th of August, as they dock in the Port of Leith. On the day we will welcome the eXXpe...

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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!

No previous experience in art or science necessary!
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Microscopy for Beginners - Jun-Jul 2017

June 28, 2017, 6:30pm - June 28, 2017, 3:00pm

Microscopy for Beginners 5 Week Course When: Wednesdays 6.30pm – 9.00pm, 28th Jun – 26th Jul Where: ASCUS Lab, Summerhall – the UK’s largest publicly acessible laboratory for experimentation ...

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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
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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...

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Want to explore the significance of patterns and designs in nature... Join us for this year's Edinburgh International Science Festival Discovering the Unseen World workshop in #ASCUSLab. Get your ticket here: ... See MoreSee Less

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...

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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...

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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 #ASCUSLab #microscopy #culturing ... See MoreSee Less

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