A Scientist Like Me

Events

Dates:

Ages:

  • School age

Venue:

Indoor & Outdoor

Cost:

Free

Description

There’s nothing that Ruben doesn’t find fascinating. Why do leaves change colour? What makes ice cream melt? On a trip to the beach with his mum, Ruben discovers how the world works and the brilliant scientists who have helped us understand it. Maybe he can try out some awesome experiments and become a scientist too? TV presenter and scientist Shini Somara unlocks a love of science, observation and problem-solving in her latest book, A Scientist Like Me.

Sun 13 Jun 12:30-12:55pm
Apollo* (Imperial Gardens)

Free event, ticket required; Doors open 15 minutes before the event starts. 

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Biography

Mechanical engineer Dr Shini Somara loves to introduce scientific concepts to broader audiences. She has fronted science programming on the BBC, Al Jazeera America, Sky, Discovery and The Science Channel. Shini is an advocate for STEM education, encouraging women and girls in particular to empower themselves by studying these subjects.

*Apollo is a pop-up venue, located in Imperial Gardens in the heart of Cheltenham.