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Earth Institute at the UCD Festival

?9 June 2018



 Each June, UCD opens its campus to visitors of all ages for the UCD Festival. With eight festival zones and 90 free events to enjoy, there’s plenty to choose from in a jam-packed day of hands-on fun.

The Earth Institute and our researchers are running a range of activities in the Science and Innovation Zone in the the UCD O'Brien Centre for Science:  

  • Family-friendly campus walks led by UCD researchers exploring Belfield's trees, climate and weather, and archaeology
  • Water: a vital but threatened resource
  • Evolution of Land Plants Garden
  • Amazing Beasts! Amazing Discoveries!
  • Hunting for food