Engage at home
Explore the universe at home or outdoors
From the teams behind the Imperial Lates and the Great Exhibition Road Festival, we've pulled together a list of the best online and remote science activities for you to get involved in.
From creating magic ice-cream to exploring the science of Star Trek, watch videos, try out your own experiments and have fun with our hand-picked collection below.
Our top picks
Fun science-related activities
We've created a selection of fun science and making activities for you to do outside or at home! Find these below under "Family Fun".
- Activity - Make ice-cream without a freezer!
- Activity - Make a T. rex
- Activity - Make a volcano
- Imperial activity - The amazing reversing fish
- Imperial activity - Make biting dinosaurs
- Imperial activity - Invisible ink
- Imperial activity - Penrose tile colouring in
- Fifteen quick Imperial activities
- Imperial activity - Make clean energy vehicles
- Imperial activity - Play the dice probability game
Great for everyone
Science for adults
- Imperial talk - Psychedelic Drugs in Science and Medicine
- Imperial talk - The Science of Star Trek
- Explore - Take a virtual walk around CERN's hadron collider
- Excellent animated videos explaining the science of anything
- Online exhibits from the Natural History Museum
- Online exhibits from the Science Museum