European Night of Researchers’ 2018

The European Night of Researchers’ for the 2018-2019 biennium under the theme “Science in the City” took place in Lisbon on September 28th,  from 6 p.m. to 12 p.m., at the National Museum of Natural History and Science and  the Principe Real Garden.

More than 100 activities was held: science experiments and demonstrations, workshops, hand-on activities, quizzes and puzzle games, exhibitions, informal talks, a debate and street animation which aims to bring together researchers and society.

The theme for this biennium aimed to respond to the main concerns of urban communities related to the global changes foreseen for the coming decades, highlighting the importance of science to ensure quality of life in the cities of the future and the preservation of cultural heritage as an essential factor for sustainability.

The  IT MEDEX Team showcased their work “Augmented and Virtual Anatomy” at the National Museum of Natural History and Science.

It was an opportunity for the general public to get to know the project and dialogue with the researchers.

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