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Explore the amazing selection of events and activities taking place during Biology Week 2024. If you are organising an event let us know and we can add it to the calendar.


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BioCraft Competition

Create a biology-inspired art sculpture from recycled, or other, materials to enter into the RSB BioCraft competition

A to Z of the Biosciences

RSB’s ‘A to Z of the Biosciences’ short films, shining a spotlight on different bioscience careers, returns for a third series launching weekly videos starting in Biology Week

Memory Game

Download the Memory Game activity to play with your class or STEM club during Biology Week – test your students’ memory and learn more about the biosciences together in this fun activity


Monday 7 October


It's a Wild Life - Tales from Television | Online

Award-winning television presenter, Dr George McGavin Hon FRSB, shares his personal journey to discover the world of wildlife - big and especially small. This event is free to attend and exclusively for RSB members.


Tuesday 8 October


Member ballot: Networking and Awards Ceremony | London

Enter a ballot to attend this year’s Biology Week Networking and Awards Ceremony. The event will include networking and a canapé reception as well as a celebration of RSB awards and competitions.


Wednesday 9 October


Molecular modelling, coral reef research, and studying wildlife from space talk and Q&A | Online

Hear what experts do in the fascinating worlds of molecular modelling, coral reef research, and studying wildlife from space. An ideal event for anyone aged 11-19 will highlight the diverse career pathways available within the biosciences.


Thursday 10 October


Plant Health Series: Visit to Kew Gardens | London

An exclusive opportunity as part of the RSB Plant Health Series to visit the renowned Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, relevant to all plant health professionals including members of the RSB Plant Health Register.


Friday 11 October


National Spelling Bee 2024 Final | Online

After a tremendous inaugural year, the National Spelling Bee returns in the autumn term of 2024. Teachers can register their school’s students to take part from June 2024. The competition will start in late September with an online final during Biology Week.