Esports win out, even in football-loving Newcastle

02 Aug 2019
New research by Life Science Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne has revealed that young adults spend nearly twice as much time watching other people play video games competitively – known as esports – than viewing traditional sports, such as football.
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Life challenges gamers to guess the character

01 Aug 2019
In what sounds like the start of a Black Mirror episode or something from the film Inception, Life Science Centre in Newcastle has created a game within a gaming exhibition.
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From stethoscopes to spanners: a ‘bike doctor’ at Life

21 Jun 2019
The International Centre for Life, home to many research and medical doctors, welcomed Dr Bike to the fold as they set up a clinic for free bike health checks in Times Square yesterday (Thursday 20 June).
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Marvel Super Heroes fly North to join forces with scientists

03 Jun 2019
Marvel Universe LIVE! – a thrilling new live Super Hero show coming to Utilita Arena in Newcastle – is teaming up with Life Science Centre for some super hero fun.
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Life Science Centre celebrates 50 years of video gaming

21 May 2019
It’s a special year in the world of gaming – and not least because the Game On 2.0 exhibition is reloading at Life Science Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne.
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