Frontiers is an online magazine from Orkney International Science Festival
Films, talks, concerts and livestreams
Aviation past and present, in Orkney and elsewhere, Scapa Flow in war and peace, and our 25-year festival link to Slovenia.
From the alignments of standing stones more than 5000 years ago to today’s newly-attained international status of North Ronaldsay’s dark skies.
Find out the latest plans for the programme, and look back over some of the stories from past years.
stories from near and far, from the Big Bang to the hunt for the Higgs
Training solar engineers to bring electricity to India’s villages, marking Bishop Robert Reid’s anniversary with music and drama in the Cathedral, welcoming the !Gubi Family from Namibia…
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A science festival has a radical role in developing a creative climate for a region. Here is the story of how it began, and how Orkney was involved from an early stage in the concept.
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