Unit DX Juniors newsletter launched to inspire young scientists

This week we are excited to announce the launch of the ‘Unit DX Juniors’ newsletter. A science newsletter, jam packed with activities for school aged learners that aims to bridge the gap between school and home learning. The newsletter brings science learning into everyone’s homes and includes scientific articles, competitions and the opportunity to email [...]

By | 2020-04-27T14:26:46+01:00 April 24th, 2020|News, Outreach|

Unit DX STEM Outreach Day – December

In December, we were visited by 23 year five and six pupils as part of our twice-monthly STEM outreach programme. The pupils from Fairfield School took part in chemistry workshops, toured the laboratories and met some of the scientists who work here. The morning included four sessions. In the first workshop ‘Mixing and Changing Properties’, [...]

By | 2019-06-20T16:34:09+01:00 December 21st, 2018|Outreach|

British Science Week Schools Day at Unit DX

This week, science and technology centres all over the country are celebrating British Science Week. What better way to celebrate at Unit DX than with a fun-packed morning of science for students from some local primary schools? This month also marks the one-year anniversary of our very first schools outreach day, which have been running [...]

By | 2019-06-21T10:05:17+01:00 March 14th, 2018|Outreach|

Schools Days at Unit DX – November

This month, our schools outreach programme, supported by the Royal Society of Chemistry, has been continuing at Unit DX. Schools from the local area, including Bannerman Road, Millpond and Iron Acton Primary Schools visited us to take part in hands on workshops. The students were divided into groups, and participated in workshops located in the [...]

By | 2018-07-25T10:14:33+01:00 December 6th, 2017|Events, Outreach|

Sutton Trust Summer School Visit

Unit DX were very excited to welcome students on the Sutton Trust Summer School for some hands-on science this Thursday. The group had been elected for the Physics Stream and came to Unit DX as part of an interactive day of science and innovation. Here they were introduced to the chemistry labs, where they got [...]

By | 2017-08-17T20:37:12+01:00 July 17th, 2017|Events, Outreach|

Schools Day @ Unit DX

Unit DX is a science incubator opening this week in the centre of Bristol, during British Science Week. The renovation of the 15,000 sq ft warehouse into 17 laboratories and two floors of office space is almost at completion and will support a range of sciences from synthetic biology to quantum technologies. The building  also houses 24 [...]

By | 2017-10-03T13:29:26+01:00 March 14th, 2017|Events, News, Outreach, Partner News|