Zerohm Brings ‘an Introduction to Radiation’ to ADSF

17 Nov 2015

Abu Dhabi, 17 November 2015 – To teach UAE children about the limitless energy source of radiation, ADSF 2015 features the fascinating workshop ‘An Introduction to Radiation’ from local content provider ZerOhm. Radiation is all around us – all the time – and in this interactive workshop, participants gain a deeper appreciation of the subject while getting the opportunity to safely handle harmless sources of radiation.

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Highlights 17 November 2015

17 Nov 2015

A must for all Lego and football fans, Tawazun brings Lego Sports Stars to the Abu Dhabi Science Festival. In this interactive session children can build and program their own robot before testing out their skills in the Robot World Cup! From Dolphin Energy, participants can learn the techniques and tools scientists use to dig for bones and fossils in Dig Up a Dinosaur and then use their skills to brush away the sand and see what they find.

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Highlights 16 November 2015

16 Nov 2015

Whether your child dreams of being an engineer or an astronaut, the Abu Dhabi Science Festival (ADSF) offers a range of spectacular science activities to inspire the most inquisitive of young minds. Delve into the world of an engineer and journey into the heart of an oilrig in Oil Explorers by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) or blast off to the Space Station and discover the secrets of Mars in UAE Space Station, brought to you by the UAE Space Agency.

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Highlights

15 Nov 2015

Fuel up for science-filled fun at the 2015 Abu Dhabi Science Festival! Build and race a hydrogen fuel powered car in Hydrogen Car Pit stop from Handasa and learn about forces, motion, friction, engineering and aerodynamics as you build your own freight train in Rocket Rail, brought to ADSF by engineering provider Wonderstruck. Discover the limitless energy source that is all around us in an Introduction to Radiaton from ZerOhm and safely handle harmless sources of radioactivity in this hands-on workshop.

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Enhances Programme Offering with New Workshops from International Partners

15 Nov 2015

Abu Dhabi, 15 November 2015 – The Abu Dhabi Science Festival (ADSF), the largest celebration of science in the region, is set to entertain UAE families with an amazing variety of fun, scientific activities. Taking place from 12-22 November 2015, ADSF features engaging and educational experiences for children of all ages including fun workshops, interactive exhibits and spectacular shows. Attended by nearly half a million visitors since its inception, ADSF was founded to inspire the interest of the UAE’s youth in the world of science and technology and is now in its fifth edition.

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Highlights

14 Nov 2015

Encouraging healthy lifestyles among the children of the UAE, Health Authority Abu Dhabi in cooperation with Bidaya media hosts the Iftah Ya Simsim Healthy Show at ADSF 2015. Using muppets, this live edutainment show teaches children how to choose healthy eating options and helps them understand the importance of exercise and eating well among other useful tips. Delivered in a light-hearted, fun format, the show will feature Iftah Ya Simsim Muppets: No’man, Shams, Melsoon and Gargur as well as Sesame Street’s famous muppets: Elmo, Ernie, Bert and the Cookie Monster.

Abu Dhabi Science Festival Highlights

13 Nov 2015

With engaging activities for all the family, ADSF 2015 guarantees a fun experience for visitors young and old!

Nahayan Bin Mubarak, Inaugurates The Fifth Edition of The Award-Winning Abu Dhabi Science Festival

12 Nov 2015

Abu Dhabi, 12 November 2015: The 2015 Abu Dhabi Science Festival (ADSF) was officially launched today by HE Sheikh Nahayan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, accompanied by HE Hussain Al Hammadi, Minister of Education, HE Dr. Amal Al-Qubaisi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Education Council and HE Dr Mugheer khamis Al Khaili, Chairman of Health Authority, HE Ahmed Saeed Al Calily, Director General of Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee, Rt. Hon. Donald Wilson, Lord Lieutenant and Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh in the United Kingdom, HE Razan Khalifa Al Mubarak, Secretary General of The Environment Agency Abu Dhabi, HE Rashid Lahej Al Mansoori, Director General, Abu Dhabi Systems and Information Center.

The Region’s Biggest Science Festival, ADSF Opens Tomorrow

11 Nov 2015

Abu Dhabi, 11th November 2015 – Organized by the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) and the Abu Dhabi Technology Development committee (TDC), the Abu Dhabi Science Festival (ADSF) officially opens tomorrow at its new location of Mushrif Central Park. Taking place from November 12-22 2015, ADSF will feature even more visitor experiences than ever before, offering a dynamic mix of informative science activities. Now in its fifth consecutive year, ADSF is designed to spark the imagination of UAE youth in science and technology subjects, supporting the strategic initiatives of the leadership of the UAE.

November Astronomy Night at the BA Planetarium Science Center

10 Nov 2015

If you are a sky gazer, an amateur astrophotographer, a scientific trips fonder to the desert, or an astronomy lover, join our November astronomy night entitled “Deep Sky Astrophotography” organized by the Bibliotheca Alexandrina Planetarium Science Center . The night will be conducted by Eng. Amr Abdel Wahab, supervisor at Mostafa Mahmoud association for Astronomy amateurs and the initiator of Astro-Tip project.