Tuesday 18th June 2019,
Frontiers Magazine

Browsing the "OISF 2015" Tag

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Northern Light with Orkney Camera Club

One of the most popular and long-running exhibitions to take place annually in the Science Festival is the photographic exhibition of the Orkney Camera Club. For a number of years now the club has provided images of Orkney to reflect [...]

August 27, 2015 Arts & Crafts
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The Shores of Titan

The sunsets on Orkney are the stuff of legend, and though not many places on Earth can top them – perhaps one tiny moon orbiting far out in our Solar System could.  Through the hazy atmosphere you could sit on [...]

August 27, 2015 Summer Issue 2015
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Geometry by lamplight

Jenny Dockett’s title – Creative Learning and Educational Consultant – really speaks for itself, but while it might appear that this was a consciously chosen career path, it is in reality more of an area that she stumbled into, but [...]

August 27, 2015 Arts & Crafts
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Open Windows lets the light in

The windows along the main street of Stromness are the gallery for a new exhibition in this year’s Science Festival. It’s the third Open Windows exhibition, with the work of fifty artists and writers framed in the windows of homes [...]

August 20, 2015 Arts & Crafts
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A rainbow of colour and light

The rainbow has been a special element in ancient mythology, legends and superstitions, as well as inspiring poetic outpourings and featuring in many art works over the years. While this natural phenomenon still has the power to invoke artistic endeavour, its scientific [...]

August 20, 2015 Arts & Crafts