This Halloween, don't be afraid of the dark.
On October 31st, the world is coming together to celebrate and explore the mysteries of Dark Matter. On a Global Scale, events are being planned to coincide with this day to engage people in discussions and experiments to find out more.
In the UK events are already being arranged – here is a selection of the events taking place so far:
- Family event at STFC’s Rutherford Appleton Laboratory during the October half term.
- Family event at STFC’s Daresbury Laboratory during the October half term.
- Family event at STFC’s UK Astronomy Technology Centre in the week leading up to Dark Matter Day.
- Live link up to STFC’s Boulby Mine for schools on Dark Matter Day 31 October.
- An evening of talks and discussion at King’s College London on Dark Matter Day 31 October.
- Café Scientifique at The Filmhouse Café, Edinburgh on Monday 30 October.
Please keep an eye on ASTeC's and STFC’s official Twitter pages @astecstfc @STFC_Matters and the Dark Matter Day website where more details will be unveiled.