Enjoy a performance of Tom Lehrer’s iconic song of the elements by local St Leonards pupil, Kit McCarthy.
Marking one of the greatest achievements in science, 150 years ago, come and celebrate the International Year of the Periodic Table. Enjoy a day of interactive chemistry activities, engaging public talks, live music, plus the chance to see the oldest periodic table in the world, discovered right here in St Andrews!
Take a fascinating journey through history and explore various Periodic Tables on display including:
Families can also enjoy an array of tabletop chemistry experiments, providing children a fun introduction to the Periodic Table of Elements, and hear the first performances of new music by Nicole Murphy and Robin Haigh.
With thanks to University of St Andrews, Royal Society of Chemistry and Royal Society of Edinburgh.