European Researchers' Night brings together academics, school pupils and the public on one night across Europe to celebrate and showcase the best innovation and development taking place across the EU.

The Scotland wide event, 'EXPLORATHON', will take place on 30 September 2016 and is co-ordinated by the University of Aberdeen in partnership with Edinburgh, St Andrews, Glasgow and Strathclyde, and each institution will stage simultaneous events across Scotland.

Aberdeen partners include: Aberdeen Museums, Aberdeen Science Centre and the Belmont Cinema.  In Edinburgh, events will take place across the city and extend to St Andrews and Dundee.


Please get in touch if you are interested in getting involved in EXPLORATHON 2016.

ONE Night, UNLIMITED Discovery: see the programme from the 2015 European Researchers’ Night in Aberdeen below.

View the programme or the official EXPLORATHON website.

Follow the fun on Twitter @ernscot #EXPLORATHON16 and find us on Facebook too!

Au Science Magazine, The GIST and EUSci  produced an EXPLORATHON 2014 special edition science magazine, pick up your copy on campus and at EXPLORATHON events, or view it online here.