22.15 – 22.45 E=MC2

29 september 2023

Ever been Engaged into science by a Hiphop MC? Join science communicator and professional Science Rapper Jon Chase (AKA MC Oort Kuiper) as he blends science and rhymes together in this unforgettable Engagement = MC2 squared show. He will be performing a selection of his science raps, covering topics such as the periodic table, engineering, space, and the climate. He is also well known for improvising a science based rap live for the audience. A performance not to be missed!

Jon Chase is a science communicator, author and rapper, based in the UK but affiliated with Leiden University, Netherlands. He has spent more than fifteen years doing science shows at venues across the British Isles to all audiences and has co-authored a number of popular science books, including The Science of Star Wars and The Science of Jurassic World. He has also presented and talked about science and technology on numerous television and YouTube channels but is perhaps best known for his science raps, which he has produced for organisations including NASA and the BBC.

Deze activiteit is in het Engels/This activity is in English