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OISF_logo[title size=”2″]Orkney International Science Festival 2009[/title]From bees to biofuels, with the science of sandcastles and the taste of sea buckthorn, the 2009 Festival was opened by Highlands and Islands Enterprise chairman William Roe.

[two_third last=”no”][testimonials][testimonial name=”William Roe” gender=”male ” company=”” link=”” target=””]This would be a programme regarded as exceptional in some of the largest cities of the world, let alone a group of islands. What I find so exciting about Orkney is the combination of history and new technology. Orkney is demonstrating that using science and technology together, people can build great futures.[/testimonial][/testimonials][/two_third][one_third last=”yes”]

[title size=”3″]For a look back to 2009, you can download the programme here.[/title]

[title size=”3″]You can see some photographs from events here and go to the video channel here.[/title][/one_third]

A Scottish Homecoming event ‘For A’ That’ celebrated the Robert Burns anniversary with stories and images from Australia and the sound of the pipes resonating through St Magnus Cathedral.