Redefine what’s possible

Discover exciting possibilities and connect to inspiring role models in STEM with the Big Bang. Young inventors and experimenters, future game-changers and lifesavers all develop and shine in The Big Bang Competition. Big Bang Digital showcases surprising ways to build a brighter, greener world and Big Bang at School helps teachers run their own inspiring STEM days.

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The Big Bang Fair

The Big Bang Fair inspires the next generation with hands-on activities, experiments and workshops. The UK’s biggest celebration of STEM for young people returns on Wednesday 19 to Friday 21 June 2024 at The NEC in Birmingham.

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The Big Bang Competition

Know the next space explorer or climate change hero? Got an idea that will transform people’s lives?

Inspire inquisitive minds to think big, challenge facts, ask questions and invent solutions right now with the UK’s top science and engineering competition. Young people are amazing – help them shine and change the world.

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Big Bang at School

Does your school need some Big Bang magic? Host an inspiring STEM day filled with amazing new activities. 

Get the Big Bang at School Blueprint and create a fantastic programme just right for you and start an extraordinary journey for your students. Applications are now closed, register your interest for next year!

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