This is the website of Sheffield Science Outreach (SSO)! SSO has a vision to make science a bigger part of UK culture so that more people are engaged with and inspired by it. We want to counter the view that science can only be done by ‘professional scientists’. After all, we all feel we can go to an art gallery or a music concert without having a degree in art or music – so why should science be any different?
To do this, we hold events that particularly aim to reach out to people who normally have little contact with science.
Check out some of our previous events:
By Shauni McGregor Did you know that nearly all of our food comes from plants? Or that approximatelyhalf of the calories eaten by humans come from grass ? These were exactly thekinds of facts that we wanted to draw attention to at our Plant Power event atSheffield Food Festival. On the 25th of May, 2019,…