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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.

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.

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.

Lifelong Pink Floyd fan Peter Smith pictured in Life Science Centre's planetarium about to watch 'The Dark Side of the Moon'.
Adult event
Journey to the Dark Side of the Moon takes Floyd fan on a unique trip down memory lane.

6 September 2023

A lifelong Pink Floyd fan enjoyed an out of this world trip down memory lane at Life's 'Dark Side of the Moon' planetarium show.

Life long Pink Floyd Peter Smith in Life Science Centre's Planetarium, watching Dark Side of the Moon.
Adult event
Visitors flock to Life for a journey to the Dark Side of the Moon

15 August 2023

A unique journey to the ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ at Life has proved to be a sell-out success, prompting further dates to be added

Science Speakeasy on fitting into our genes
Adult event
Fitting into our genes – examining a new chapter of identity

15 August 2023

An adult only speakeasy at Life Science Centre will throw the spotlight on a monumental shift in the landscape of reproductive law.

What's on
Rugby League World Cup visits Life

17 October 2022

To mark the Rugby League World Cup, the trophies visited Life's Gaia: the mesmerising, seven metre installation of planet Earth.