Budding scientists discover the laboratory

The University of Sheffield has opened its laboratories to budding young scientists to explore the secrets of science.

Wednesday, 16th March 2016, 04:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 15th March 2016, 14:41 pm
Discovery Night at Sheffield University - Matthew Ford, eight, going through the custard run

Attendees had the opportunity to explore their brilliant brains, walk on custard, play with robots, as well as a whole host of other extraordinary activities.

The fourth Discovery Night – held to mark British Science Week – took place on Friday following high demand.

Discovery Night at Sheffield University - Isaac Pattison,nine, going through the custard run
Discovery Night at Sheffield University - Sitrans Researchers wearing their brain hats, from left, Alejandro Lorente, Varsha Prabhu, Emily Goodall and Jodie Stephenson
Discovery Night at Sheffield University - Emily Barrow, seven, throwing hoops with one eye covered up
Discovery Night at Sheffield University - Isaac Pattison,nine, going through the custard run
Discovery Night at Sheffield University - Sitrans Researchers wearing their brain hats, from left, Alejandro Lorente, Varsha Prabhu, Emily Goodall and Jodie Stephenson
Discovery Night at Sheffield University - Emily Barrow, seven, throwing hoops with one eye covered up