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Ocean Adventures A Bird’s Eye View: Sphere Show

Included in science centre ticket
Age 7+ recommendation
Set aside about 10 minutes
The Sphere is a large digital globe projecting shows in Life Science Centre's Space Zone.

The Sphere is a digital globe where visitors can enjoy science shows.

Part of Space Zone, the Sphere is an immersive space where visitors can sit back and enjoy a unique digital show. 

On now – Join the Arctic Tern on a tour of the world’s oceans. Discover what challenges it faces across different countries, climates and ocean currents.

Family watching a digital show on Life Science Centre's immersive Sphere.

Sphere show highlights

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Enjoy an immersive digital show in a unique setting.

Video footage

Shows change throughout the year, so there’s always something new to enjoy!

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Learn about how our planet is adapting to its changing environment.

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The show is produced in-house so you won't see it anywhere else!

Our climate approach

As the North East’s biggest science centre, Life is committed to helping audiences make sense of complex, controversial and often scary subjects, like climate science.


Through workshops, exhibitions and events, we encourage visitors of all ages to understand the issues in an interactive and thought-provoking way.

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