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Life’s open air ice rink got a sprinkle of pixie dust when stars from the Peter Pan production at the Tyne Theatre took to the ice.
Peter Pan brings a touch of Neverland magic to Life’s outdoor ice rink

27 November 2023

Life’s open air ice rink got a sprinkle of pixie dust when stars from the Peter Pan production at the Tyne Theatre took to the ice.

Newcastle Uni Figure Skating Society gathered for a group photo.
Seasonal skaters rock at Life’s outdoor ice rink 

15 November 2023

Figure skaters from Newcastle University brought a dose of Christmas cheer to Life’s open air ice rink.

A family in the planetarium watching What Santa Sees
Family fun
Out of this world festive journey to the stars

13 October 2023

Children can explore the wonders of what Santa, in a captivating 360-degree dome show, which is part of Life’s festive package.

Hayley King, a panellist at Life's fertility speakeasy, alongside her two donor conceived twins.
Adult event
Unlocking genetic heritage: Fitting into our Genes event marks 18-year milestone for donor-conceived individuals

26 September 2023

A donor-conceived woman who used a donor for the birth of her twins, is part of an adult-only event that marks milestone in donor legislation.

The Life team on stage at the North East Tourism Awards 2023.
Accessibility and Inclusion
Life Science Centre recognised for work on accessibility at North East Tourism Awards

3 April 2023

Life took the top spot in the Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award category at the North East Tourism Awards.

What Santa Sees Planetarium Image
Meet the team who brought Santa to ‘Life’

28 November 2023

Children can journey to the North Pole in a captivating 360-degree dome show. The team behind What Santa Sees lift the lid on the creative process.

Overhead shot of santa flying over Newcastle skyline during 'What Santa Sees' planetarium show.
Family fun
“Stunning” Christmas show from Life team gets rave reviews

13 November 2023

A new animated show produced by Life Science Centre team, has prompted rave reviews at a special preview event.

Street Cosmos team in front of Life Science Centre.
Making science more impactful, enjoyable and relevant with Street Cosmos

8 November 2023

A dynamic partnership with Street Cosmos aims to connect underrepresented communities with space science research.

Family Playing in Life science centre Wow Zone, having hands on fun with the big machine.
Life Science Centre rated “best visitor experience in England”

30 October 2023

Life in Newcastle upon Tyne, has been independently rated best in England for visitor experience.

Childen Taking Part In Hands On Activities During Mosmed Takeover Day
Shining a spotlight on molecular science

4 October 2023

At Life, we invite scientists and STEM professionals into the centre to participate in ‘spotlight on’ days,

Dr Jane Stewart
Reflecting on three decades with the Newcastle fertility team

3 October 2023

Jane Stewart reflects back on the achievements of the internationally renowned Newcastle Fertility Centre, which operates at Life.