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17:40 | Sep 24 | 2014

II NEFU Science Festival: interactive & breathtaking

 On Saturday, September 27, the NEFU building of Natural Sciences will host the second Science Festival. Scientists of the University will deploy interactive platforms, Innovations Exhibition, conduct tours of the University laboratories and museums.

Scientific understanding will be of interest to residents of the city of Yakutsk, schoolchildren, students, organizers say.” Universities are becoming more open, the society is aware of the role of science in human life. The main idea of our festival is to draw attention to the work of researchers, necessary for the development of society and improving the quality and standard of living of people, "- says the NEFU Scientific Research Office.

In 2013, the first Science Festival was attended by more than 3,000 visitors. At the Medical Institute guests could be diagnosed, in a mobile observatory students watched the stars; visitors were also able to get the business and legal advisory services.

This year the central exposition will be open from 10 am till evening. Educational and research units of NEFU will present their works and projects, interactive activities of non-fiction category and popular-science films screening will be held.