SMASHfestUK is Erupting in Deptford in 2017 – Thank You RAE!

Those ingenious people at the Royal Academy of Engineering have awarded SMASHfestUK an Ingenious grant! The RAE saw how brilliant SMASHfestUK is – made so by the wonderful people of Deptford. SMASHfestUK is just bowled over and so honoured by the award. Thank you RAE you’re fab!  The Ingenious public engagement awards are for projects…


SMASHfestUK is Erupting in Deptford in 2017 – Thank You RAE!

Those ingenious people at the Royal Academy of Engineering have awarded SMASHfestUK an Ingenious grant! The RAE saw how brilliant SMASHfestUK is – made so by the wonderful people of Deptford. SMASHfestUK is just bowled over and so honoured by the award. Thank you RAE you’re fab!  The Ingenious public engagement awards are for projects…


SMASHfestUK seeks Producer for RAE Ingenious ‘Survival Village and general production duties

SMASHfestUK – RAE ‘Ingenious’ Survival Village and general festival Producer SMASHfestUK is a science and arts mashup festival based in SE London which will return for its third birthday in February 2017. Aimed at young people and their families in SE8, which is a vibrant and culturally diverse community currently underserved by informal science provision,…


SMASHfestUK 2016 Gallery

See the action from SMASHfestUK 2016 in our Flickr Gallery: https://www.flickr.com/photos/30542236@N04/sets/72157665587627752    


A MASSIVE THANK YOU from the SMASHfestUK Team

A massive THANK YOU to everyone who took part in Smashfestuk this week, and to everyone who came and visited us! We hope you all had a fun time, learnt lots about ‪#‎science‬ ‪#‎stem‬, stretched your creativity and curiousity and found out how to survive a ‪#‎Solarstorm‬. A massive THANK YOU to our partners and…


Vound Software partners with SMASHfestUK

For 2016, and beyond, international eDiscovery company Vound Software will be sponsoring SMASHfestUK to support their mission of inspiring and developing the next generation of creative problem solvers worldwide. Vound blogged about Solar Storm, the 2016 story: “Imagine this, no more TV, no heat, no phones, no social media, the transport system has ground to…


I’m Wearing My Thermals

Venue: THE ALBANY | YELLOW ROOM Time:  Thursday 2-6PM, Friday & Saturday 10AM-6PM Age Range: Suitable for ages 7+ SMASHfestUK with DR Nate, DR Indi & THE YOUNG SCIENCE EXPLAINERS This is an epic game of hide-and-seek using only the heat from your body as the signal that will give away your hiding place. Will you find a thermal…


Level-Up Human

Venue: The Albany Time: Saturday 19.00 Age Range: Suitable for age 14+ Simon Watt plus guests Dan Schreiber & Frank Swain   Evolution has gotten lazy and needs a prod. My life would be so much better if it had more tentacles or a prehensile face. Combining gene splicing and trans-humanism, medical advancement and surgical…


Sundown Show  

Venue: Albany Theatre Time: Saturday 4pm Age Range: Suitable for ages 10+ SMASHfestUK: host stand-up poet Laurie Bolger   A smash-up of talented local entertainers and brilliant variety acts celebrate the sun and all its glory.  A mix of science and the arts come together to celebrate how amazing our sun is and how the…


Great Ball Of Fire Show

Venue: The Albany Time: Friday 17.00 Age Range: Suitable for ages 10+ SMASHfestUK: host stand-up comedian Tiernan Douieb   A live entertainment show wrapped around a solar storm. Sit back as the SMASHfestUK line-up of top performers combine science, stand-up and their own particular flare to create a great ball of comedy gold. Starring Ben Van…