Building the Universe one nucleus at a time

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  • Date and time: Saturday 8 February 2020, 2pm to 6pm
  • Location: York Barbican (Map)
  • Audience: Open to the public
  • Admission: Free admission

Event details

Explore the Universe… using Lego™. Join the Binding Blocks team from the University of York’s Department of Physics and find out about the building blocks that make up our world. Help make an eight-metre long 3D nuclear chart and discover how nuclear physics works - from stars, to medicine, to electricity generation.

Meet the researchers: Christian Diget and the Binding Blocks team, Department of Physics, University of York


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Venue details

  • Wheelchair accessible