Explore science your way

Hey, adventurer! #TeamScience could use someone like you.

It doesn’t matter how old you are.
What your gender is.
Where you’re from.
How much money you’ve got.
Who your heroes are.
Everyone’s welcome to join our team...


See, the thing about science is, it’s literally everything...

  • Oceans. Jungles. Mountains.

  • Stars. Moons. Planets.

  • Rocks. Plants. Animals.

  • Buildings. Technology. The internet.

  • Making discoveries. Inventing things. Changing the world.


Be part of it

From the food you eat to the phone in your pocket, everything happens because of science. It’s all around you, everywhere. Waiting to be explored.

You don’t have to be a scientist to join #TeamScience. We’re not all about white lab coats and test tubes – we’re more interested in adventure, innovation and discovery.

Daniel Hewitt

“I help farmers by working with plants ”

Daniel Hewitt
Katherine Mordecai

“My advice for other young people is to remember that your school options do not define your future.”

Katherine Mordecai
Alastair Macleod

“I link what the optical engineer wants with a real-life instrument design. ”

Alastair Macleod

Why choose science?

People who take science at school often spend their lives doing incredible things, making the world a better place.

Travelling the globe. Learning cool stuff. Using amazing gadgets. Making technological breakthroughs.

Choose science, and the world becomes your playground.

There are thousands of careers in science to choose from. Play our game to find out where #TeamScience could take you.

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Get involved

Science doesn’t just happen in the classroom. Make your own discoveries by exploring science in the real world.

Wildlife trails

Grab your wellies, get outdoors and discover nature in your neighbourhood.

Home experiments

From erupting volcanoes to makeshift rockets, try these experiments at home.

Science centres

Learn about the latest scientific breakthroughs at one of the UK’s leading discovery hubs.

Code club

Get hands on at a science centre. Find one in your area on the Science and Discovery Centre website.

YouTube videos

It’s not just cute animals and vloggers on YouTube – there’s some amazing science, too.

Play the game

Why not play the game and explore the amazing science career options?