ISCR @ 32 edition of the "Fête de la science"

ISCR scientists will share exciting science in Rennes area with various animations, exhibitions
ISCR @ 32 edition of the "Fête de la science"

The 32 edition of the Fête de la science (FDS) takes place from October 6 to 16, 2023. Workshops, conferences, exhibitions, ... are scheduled on different sites. This year, the FDS 2023 is entirely dedicated to sport and science.  You will find here after an overview of the activities organized by the Rennes Institute of Chemical Sciences (ISCR) in the field of "sport and chemistry".

From Friday 13 to Sunday 15 of October, Chemical experiments for schoolchildren and general public will take place at the Science Village (Champs-Libres) in Rennes. The participants will have the opportunity to attend demonstrations such as :

  • Bronze, silver and gold medals starting from 1 or 2 cents copper coins
  • How to keep warm during winter sports ? Hot Ice
  • How sportswear can protect against water ? The principle of waterproofing
  • New sport outfits, synthetic fibers : demonstration with nylon


Opening hours

  • Friday, 13 October 2023 – 9:00-19:00 for schoolchildren / 12:00-19:00 for the general public
  • Saturday and Sunday (October 14 & 15, 2023) – 14:00-19:00  for the general public


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Contacts

  • Nathalie Bellec, Univ Rennes, CNRS, ISCR-CNRS UMR 6226, F-35000 Rennes, France
    nathalie [dot] bellecatuniv-rennes [dot] fr
     
  • Ludovic Paquin, Univ Rennes, CNRS, ISCR-CNRS UMR 6226, F-35000 Rennes, France
    ludovic [dot] paquinatuniv-rennes [dot] fr

 

Published October 9, 2023