Space is deep - and so are UK collections. Explore them here with news, events, reviews and more uncovering everything from space science to the planetariums where you can venture into the farthest reaches of the universe.
From robotic creatures and real butterflies to the sounds of space and the experience of being in Antartica, here are seven exhibitions and festivals to enjoy.
What's it like to be a bird or a baby panda? You could find out if you follow our top ten from this year's packed Manchester Science Festival.
A shard of the moon has begun a journey which will see it orbit Earth 30 times as part of the largest survey to date of artist Katie Paterson's cosmos-inspired career.
A one-off event based around classic film The Day the Earth Caught Fire and a stargazing night in Regent's Park are among the highlights of an astronomical mini-festival.
The British Science Festival takes place this month, but it's not all about six days in Newcastle. Ice wells and circles of fire also play their part in our picks for the month.
New research by archaeologists has found that a set of meteorites, originally thought to have been made from iron ore, were hammered from meteorites thousands of years ago.
The annual after-hours event at the Natural History Museum returns with all sorts of fun and enlightenment - including exchanges with scientists in private booths, maggot racing and chats with......
Known for her intergalactic interventions, Katie Paterson - a star of the gallery's current Curiosity exhibition - will be describing her magic in Kent later this month.
From a BioBlitz in Oxford to retro computing in Bletchley here are our Science and Nature museum event and exhibition highlights for July 2013.
Visitors to Leicester could be given the chance to search for aliens via a telescope in outer space if a $2 million campaign to send a public telescope into orbit succeeds.
Showcasing a history of astronomical discovery, the National Maritime Museum's fusion of art and science provides a dazzling insight into the universe.
From Bournemouth to Inverness, there are five impressive science festivals to choose from this month, as well as a couple of excellent new exhibitions.