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Science in the Glen
Sun October 5, 2014 @ 12:00 – 16:00
Science in the Glen is back – and its shaping up to be a great day! We have got rockets you can make and launch, a mini railway you can sit on and cups of tea – what more could you want?
Scottish Aeronautical Rocket Association :
Join the Rocketeers to launch real rockets
Build and fly your own motorised rocket (charge applies)
Displays and talks
Midlothian Ranger Service, with Dalkeith and Esk Valley Rotary Clubs and Edinburgh University Dirty Weekenders:
Displays & Bulb/tree planting
Friends of Roslin Glen:
Plant walk, by Peter Morris a senior lecturer and Botanist from Heriot Watt University.
Talk on Invasive Species and how to manage them.
Refreshment stand – tea and coffee with buns and cakes (fundraising)
Esk Valley Model Engineering Club:
Narrow gauge railway with steam/electric trains and a series of displays.
Fife Museum of Communications:
Displays and interactive activities related to communications through time.
Displays, interactive activities, talks/lectures.
Edinburgh University Geosciences Dept:
Displays and interactive activities