Surprises are everywhere at Scifest Africa.
Scikids is the first opportunity for our little learners to engage with science.
Dr Peter Wothers, University of Cambridge, UK, explores the chemical elements in the story of light.
3D Scene art exhibition
Green Fun Run
Exhibitions offer learners career guidance and the opportunity to engage with scientists.
Toys from Trash workshop, Arvind Gupta Toys, India
Upside Down Light workshops, SA National Space Agency
Outreach activities during the iRhini Township Science Festival.
Make your own Slime workshop, University of East Anglia, UK
The SAAF Silver Falcons had audiences and Grahamstown looking to the skies for a breathtaking aerobatics display.
Dutywa Dudes take a break.
Scifest Africa Laser Show
British High Commissioner to South Africa, Mrs Judith Macgregor, visits Scifest Africa.
Exhibitions allow visitors to engage with science in an interactive and informal way.
Holly Kershaw, Fizzics Education, Australia, delights audiences at the Science Picnic in the Park.
Afrobot Amateur Robotics Competition
Dr Stephen Ashworth, University of East Anglia, UK, practices Kitchen Chemistry.
NASA Rosetta Mission Scientist, Dr Claudia Alexander, and NASA Chief Scientist, Dr Ellen Stofan.
Scifest Africa was established in 1996 to promote the public awareness, understanding and appreciation of science, technology and innovation (STI). The project is supported by South Africa's National Department of Science and Technology and various other cash and in kind sponsors.