The Science Festival is a national event that aims to bring the public together around different scientific topics to rediscover thanks to completely free participatory workshops that take the form of experiments, live manipulations, exhibitions… In the Haute Pyrenees, the Science Festival takes place from 6 to 15 October.
Saturday, October 7 and Sunday, October 8: – Metal Festival, by Tiers-lieu La Soulane in Jizo. Free admission: Saturday, 10am-11pm; Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm. Information, 06.25.95.83.53.
From 9 to 14 October:
– Anniversary of the founding of the House of Knowledge for Seismic Risks, by the Pyrenees Center for Major Risks. free entry. All government schools. 59, rue Francis Lagardère, Pic du Gire car park, in Lord.
Thursday 12 October:
– Biomechanics of mountain animals (from 2 pm to 5 pm) by the Regional Nature Reserve at Dar Nature B Olon. Registration, 07.57.85.04.17.
– Conference (8.30 p.m.) by glaciologist Pierre René: “The glaciers here, a mirror of global warming,” proposed by the Albert Camus Center, in fishmonger, in partnership with Instant Science and the Academic Department of Hautes-Pyrénées. free entry. Recordings: festik.net
– Encounters between art and science, organized by Art Sciences and Techniques and Movizin Primary School. to Moviezine. free entry. Information, phone. 06.64.83.08.25.
Friday 13 October:
Saturday 14 October:
– Caves, Sports and Science midway, through SNEC and SSPPO. montagnon de la palie, Saint-Bie-de-Bigorre. By registration at 11am, 2pm, 4pm, Ronan Bouvier, tel. 06.99.36.11.10.
– Science and mountain sports (2:30 pm to 5 pm) at the Pyrenees Castle Museum in Lord. Recordings, tel. 05.62.42.37.52.
– Science Village (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.): Launching into space; Mountain and sports sciences; Meteorites, those space travelers; walking on the moon; Discrimination in sports; Basically, science; Tiger mosquito zoom. In Innit, V Tarbes. information: www.enit.fr – This is amazing. : 05.62.44.27.00.
– Visit the domes From Pic du Midi By Astronomers (10am-5pm) by Régie du Pic du Midi & OMP. Risa. Pic du Midi cable car, payment: picdumidi.com. As well as Sunday, October 15 (from 10 am to 5 pm).