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January
Sat 29 Jan
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's: Fabulous Frogs
Dino's: Fabulous Frogs

We will visit the forests to learn all about what an indicator species is, go ‘pond’ dipping, and make your own froggy friend!

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February
Thu 03 Feb
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Mon 28 Feb
at 10:00 AM
General
LGBTQ+ Mini Exhibition
LGBTQ+ Mini Exhibition

Come and discover the LGBTQ+ people who have influenced the world of Science, Technology, Maths and Engineering.

Visit our mini-exhibit...

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Sat 05 Feb
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's: Desert Discoveries
Dino's: Desert Discoveries

It may rain a lot in Scotland, but some places on our planet can go for months without a drop! Find out how climate change is impacting the people...

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Sat 12 Feb
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Sun 13 Feb
at 10:00 AM
Family
Fossil Grove Trust
Fossil Grove Trust

Enjoy a whole weekend of great activities with Dynamic Earth’s special guests from Fossil Grove Trust and the Geological Society of Glasgow. Meet the fossil ...

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Sat 12 Feb
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Sun 20 Feb
at 10:00 AM
Family
Fabulous Fossil February
Fabulous Fossil February

Join us at Dynamic Earth this half term for a trip back in time with our Fabulous Fossil February event! Become a palaeontologist and dig up some ancient din...

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Mon 14 Feb
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Fri 18 Feb
at 10:00 AM
Family
Scottish Mineral and Lapidary Club
Scottish Mineral and Lapidary Club

Join Dynamic Earth’s special guests from the Scottish Mineral and Lapidary Club and get hands on with a dazzling display of minerals and gems. Discover fossi...

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Tue 15 Feb
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Protect the Park
Dino's Outdoors: Protect the Park

Discover why wild places need protection by exploring Holyrood park to discover some of its hidden wonders.

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Thu 17 Feb
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Talented Trees
Dino's Outdoors: Talented Trees

Did you know that trees can remove Carbon Dioxide from the atmosphere helping us fight climate change! Join us outdoors to uncover the hidden tale...

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Fri 25 Feb
at 01:30 PM
Dino's Dynamos
digiDinos: Raspberry Pi Wildlife Cameras
digiDinos: Raspberry Pi Wildlife Cameras

Learn how to code using tiny raspberry pi computers, build a camera trap to record images of animals in Holyrood park and learn how scientists use technology...

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Sat 26 Feb
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's: Whatever the Weather
Dino's: Whatever the Weather

Every country in the world experiences different weather, but why? We’ll be looking at ways to measure the weather and how to predict weather patterns across...

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March
Sat 05 Mar
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's: Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
Dino's: Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

Come climb a mountain with Dino and discover how the ecosystems change as you get higher and higher. Then learn what is happening to these fragile...

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Sat 12 Mar
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino’s Familly Drop-in Day: Discovering the Deep
Dino’s Familly Drop-in Day: Discovering the Deep

Join us in celebrating our new galleries with our FREE science and sensory drop-in day, full of hands-on activities for the whole family! 

 

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Sat 19 Mar
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's: Polar Bear Puzzles
Dino's: Polar Bear Puzzles

Craft your own paper polar bear picnic and then play on our giant game board to be the best bear! Along the way, we’ll learn about food webs and h...

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Fri 25 Mar
at 01:30 PM
Dino's Dynamos
digiDinos: Ocean Defenders
digiDinos: Ocean Defenders

Discover how scientists use technology to protect oceans and the wildlife that lives in them! Use Scratch to make your own ocean-themed game, and complete a ...

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Sat 26 Mar
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's: Deep-Sea Divers
Dino's: Deep-Sea Divers

The Deep Sea isn’t somewhere we think about often, but it’s incredibly important to us! Discover the incredible life below the waves, how the clim...

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April
Sat 02 Apr
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's: Take Action!
Dino's: Take Action!

Climate change will affect lots of people in lots of ways, but what can we do about it? Learn about some ways you can make a difference through ac...

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Tue 12 Apr
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Beautiful Botanicals
Dino's Outdoors: Beautiful Botanicals

Learn about different methods to capture images, take your own nature ‘photograph’, and have a go at plant dissection and biological sketching! Read more >

Fri 15 Apr
at 01:30 PM
Dino's Dynamos
digiDinos: Crafty Coders
digiDinos: Crafty Coders

Join Dino in some challenges designed to get you thinking like a coder. In this workshop you will take part in activities to learn how computer code works, h...

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Tue 19 Apr
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Whose Habitat?
Dino's Outdoors: Whose Habitat?

We will be exploring habitats around Dynamic Earth, looking for different plants, creepy crawlies and other critters. What lives in the undergrowt...

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Fri 29 Apr
at 01:30 PM
Dino's Dynamos
digiDinos: Crafty Coders
digiDinos: Crafty Coders

Join Dino in some challenges designed to get you thinking like a coder. In this workshop you will take part in activities to learn how computer code works, h...

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May
Sat 21 May
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Protect the Park
Dino's Outdoors: Protect the Park

Discover why wild places need protection by exploring Holyrood park to discover some of its hidden wonders.

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Sat 21 May
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Talented Trees
Dino's Outdoors: Talented Trees

Did you know that trees can remove Carbon Dioxide from the atmosphere helping us fight climate change! Join us outdoors to uncover the hidden tale...

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June
Sat 04 Jun
at 10:00 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino’s Familly Drop-in Day: Bioblitz
Dino’s Familly Drop-in Day: Bioblitz

Join us outdoors for our Dynamic Earth Biolbliz. Join our team in games and activities to help us identify as many plants and animals living around our build...

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Sat 11 Jun
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Beautiful Botanicals
Dino's Outdoors: Beautiful Botanicals

Learn about different methods to capture images, take your own nature ‘photograph’, and have a go at plant dissection and biological sketching! Read more >

July
Mon 18 Jul
at 10:30 AM
Dino's Dynamos
Dino's Outdoors: Whose Habitat?
Dino's Outdoors: Whose Habitat?

We will be exploring habitats around Dynamic Earth, looking for different plants, creepy crawlies and other critters. What lives in the undergrowt...

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A number of our What's On activities are part of the National STEM Engagement Campaign.