Get involved

Do you love communicating science? Are you interested in helping out with one of our events? Then become a volunteer with Science Brainwaves!

We run numerous fun, science-themed activities for children of all ages (adults can join in too!) at fairs throughout the year at various locations around Sheffield. Recent activities have included extracting strawberry DNA, sweet chromatography and pathogen modelling and much more! 


To get on our mailing list and receive updates on upcoming events, drop us an email at saying you’re interested! We’ll get back to you real soon with fab opportunities!

To blog, simply drop an email at with a brief explanation of what you’d like to write about. If you’ve got any written work already published online, please link us, we’d love to see it!

We’ll get in touch and you can start right away!

Eureka! Radio

Eureka! is a science podcast run by students at the University of Sheffield. We produce weekly episodes on a whole range of scientific topics: from the science of the universe to the most scientific way to clean your house.

To get involved you can drop an email at with the title “Eureka! Radio”. 

To hear some of our previous podcasts, you can click here!