Science Mini Cinema

Science Mini Cinema screens a series of short films from around the world, sit down, relax and enjoy!

Science Mini Cinema

About Science Mini Cinema

All Ages, Drop in.

Sit down, relax and enjoy our Science Mini Cinema where you can observe our world in a bit more detail. From slow motion to timelapse, explore the frontiers of science through a series of short films.

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