The first Saturday Club workshop of the 2018-19 session was hosted by the School of Chemistry
Sweet summer science
Sweet Summer Science, hosted by the School of Chemistry, saw 80 girls have some fun in the lab. Activities included growing a magic rock garden out of metal salts; investigating the colour of M&Ms by separating the food colourings using paper chromatography; preparing crystal ice-cream cones; and studying the super-cooling processes in making ice-cream.
It's all in your head!
Biomolecules: the building block of life - can you build it?
DNA and Biomolecules: The building blocks of life - In this workshop, hosted by the School of Life Sciences, the girls learned how to extract and purify DNA from cells, build protein structures with the help of sweeties and try their hand at breaking the biological code...