Science outreach

Promote chronobiology in your community!

Are you looking to spread your passion for biological rhythms? There are many ways to get involved, from visiting schools, being present on social media, to participating in local science days for the public. Here we offer a few examples of science outreach activities that have been very useful and engaging for the general public. Please let us know of any other outreach activities via


Pint of Science

Pint of Science is an annual not-for-profit global festival that invites researchers to deliver interesting and relevant talks on the latest science research in an accessible format to the public – mainly across bars, pubs and cafes. Check out your nearest branch on their website and get in touch about volunteering using


Frontiers for Young Minds

Frontiers for Young Minds is an open-access scientific journal written by scientists and reviewed by a board of kids and teens. Ready to transform your latest scientific findings language that can be understood by a younger audience? Visit their website for more information.


World Sleep Day

World Sleep Day is an annual event organized by the World Sleep Society, intended to be a celebration of sleep and a call to action on important issues related to sleep, including medicine, education, social aspects and driving. Find an activity close to you or submit your own activity on their website.


Physiology Friday

Physiology Friday is an annual event organized by The Physiological Society aimed to showcase the important and amazing world of human and animal bodies through outreach and public engagement activities. Hold an open day in your lab, organise a public lecture or debate, visit schools, bake a cake, or start a social media campaign: do all you can to spread your passion for the science of life.


Skype a Scientist

Skype a Scientist matches scientists with classrooms around the world, giving students the opportunity to get to know a “real scientist”. Are you ready to chat? Visit their website!


Brain Awareness Week

Brain Awareness Week is the global campaign to increase public awareness of the progress and benefits of brain research. Activities are limited only by the organizers’ imaginations and include open days at neuroscience labs; exhibitions about the brain; social media campaigns; classroom workshops; and more.