This European Researchers’ Night project is funded by the European Commission under HORIZON 2020 in the framework of Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions, under grant No 722750

Pärnu
Friday 26.09
10.25 - 11.10
Scientists at Schools: Rikke Birkedal
This year, Estonian researchers travel all around the country and talk to students about their work, discoveries, pl...
This year, Estonian researchers travel all around the country and talk to students about their work, discoveries, plans and ideas. Almost 20 schools, more than 40 researchers, lots of smart questions and even more clever answers! Attention! Lectures are for school students and staff only.

Rikke Birkedal from the Institute of Cybernetics of Tallinn University of Technology talks about her research to the students of  Pärnu Sütevaka Humanitarian Gymnasium.
10.25 - 11.10
Pärnu Sütevaka Humanitarian Gymnasium, Lõuna 20
17.00 - 20.00
Researchers' Night at Port Artur Centre
How we fixed the trails on riverbanks by running - and what'll happen next? Vahur Mäe and Tarmo Meresmaa discuss the ...
How we fixed the trails on riverbanks by running - and what'll happen next? Vahur Mäe and Tarmo Meresmaa discuss the possibilities.
Eat well - and stay healthy! Advice from herbalist Mercedes Merimaa
Sports: is there something for everyone? Sample training from MyFitness
Science theatre show. Martins Briedis (AHHAA)

Organised by University of Tartu Pärnu College, Port Artur and Science Centre AHHAA
17.00 - 20.00
Port Artur, Hommiku 2
18.00 - 19.30
Researchers' Night at Pärnu Museum
At 18. Make yourself a healthy and energising tea for winter! You can also taste different teas at the museum and fin...
At 18. Make yourself a healthy and energising tea for winter! You can also taste different teas at the museum and find out what kind of effect different teas have - relaxing or vitalising

At 18. Folklorist Marju Kõivupuu talks about Estonian folk medicine and ancient healing methods (appr. 1,5 hours).

While you're at the museum, don't miss the exhibitions "Estonian Farm Architecture. Constant and Changing" and "The Waterfowl People: Lennart Meri's Film Exhibitions 1969-1988" 
18.00 - 19.30
Pärnu Museum, Aida 3
Researchers' Night at Pärnu Nature and Science House
Tickets: 5 € per person (children aged 6 and below get in for free)From 18 to 21.30What are you actually consuming?Ho...
Tickets: 5 € per person (children aged 6 and below get in for free)

From 18 to 21.30
  • What are you actually consuming?
  • How much is a lot?
  • How to get in shape at home?
  • Health tests
  • Journey around the food table
  • Energy: What? Who? Where?
  • Made in Pärnu County
  • Can you see the letters?

Cafe and Games Room are open!

Workshops (register at the Nature and Science House)
  • 18.30, 19.30 and 20.30 From Nature to You
  • 18.15, 18.45, 19.15, 19.45, 20.15 and 20.45 Make an anti-stress toy
  • 18.15, 18.45, 19.15, 19.45, 20.15 and 20.45 Food Chemistry
  • 18.45, 19.45 and 20.45 Kaia Karjatse "Meditation with Gongs and Crystal Bowls"
Movies at 18.15, 19, 19.15, 20 and 20.45

21.30 Grande Finale: magnificent illusions by the magician Jürgen Veber

Pärnu Nature and Science House, A.H. Tammsaare pst 57