Building the Universe, One Block at a Time

  • 26
  • Feb

4 – 27 February 2020, Monday – Friday, 10am–6pm 

Institute of Physics, 37 Caledonian Road, N1 9BU

Explore the Universe…using LEGO®! From the stars to medicine, to electricity generation, discover how nuclear physics has shaped the world around you. Featuring a seven-metre long LEGO® model containing over 25,000 LEGO® bricks, this exhibition explores inside the atom.

Join the Binding Blocks team from the University of York’s Department of Physics and see the elements like never before. You’ll even have the chance to see the nuclear chart in the virtual world of Minecraft.

This pop-up exhibition will be on show throughout February 2020 and is recommended for ages 12+.

Visit for the full programme of events and to find out more.

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