Public engagement

  • Cheltenham Science Festival 2013: Preview

    The Cheltenham Science Festival is part of Cheltenham Festivals, and is one of the UK's leading science festivals. The CSCT has participated in the festival for the last few years and this year is no exception. This year's theme for...

  • UWE Collaboration - The Future of Diesel Engines

    CSCT student Rhodri Jenkins, currently studying for a PhD in microbial biofuels, was interviewed recently for a documentary put together by Science Communication students from the University of the West of England. In the interview, he was asked about the...

  • The Big Bang @ Cirencester

    On Wednesday 20 March 2013, four students took part in The Big Bang, "the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths for young people in the UK". This report comes from second-year DTC student Emily Holt. Harriet Manning, Stephen...

  • Bath Spa collaboration set to bring the science café to the next level

    Over the past few months students from the CSCT have been collaborating with a group of final year graphic communication students from Bath Spa University to create an exciting new science exhibit. The aim of the project is to communicate...

  • Bath Taps Into Science 2013: Day 2

    First-year DTC students Joe Thompson and Paul McKeown bring us this post from Bath Taps Into Science 2013. On a chilly Saturday morning, we set up our stalls in Green Park Station next to Sainsbury’s. This day also happened to...

  • Bath Taps Into Science 2013: Day 1

    This short post comes from first-year DTC student Georgina Gregory. Good day at Bath taps! Kids were non-stop doing bouncy ball — made lots of mess but they really seemed to enjoy it. They seemed to like the dry ice...

  • Bath Taps Into Science 2013: Preview

    Bath Taps Into Science is an annual Science Fair held in Bath. This year, the CSCT stalls will have the theme “Energy”. This year’s Bath Taps into Science Fair dates: 10:30 - 15:00, Friday 8th March 2013 - Founders Hall,...

  • DTC students present at Bristol Science Café

    This post comes from a group of our students who recently went to Bristol to explain some of their work to a mixed audience. The Tobacco Factory in the heart of Bristol was the location of two recent talks on...

  • London Sustainability Jam 2012

    DTC MRes student Marcus Johns brings us this report on the recent Global Sustainability Jam. 48 hours to create a brand-new real-world idea with a group of people you’ve never met before, could it happen? Being intrigued, I decided to...

  • Bath Taps Into Science 2012

    Students in the CSCT have been promoting their research as well as environmental awareness at the annual "Bath Taps Into Science" event. Following some general advice ("don't say 'Doctor'!"), the first-year DTC students planned and built their rigs around a...