Jon Wood

Jon Wood

Jon is a freelance science presenter with an interest in how the history of experimentation has left us with a legacy of great things to demonstrate in a fun way. He has developed and delivered entertaining and informative science events that engage people of all ages. His past lives have included being a biomedical scientist, specialising in microbiology, teaching psychology and neuroscience and now translates engineering and physical sciences. His shows reflect this background.

Skills and experience

Jon's portfolio includes science busking, interactive workshops, public lectures and performances, Café Scientifiques, local, national and international science festivals and shows at music festivals. He has prepared and delivered live science experiences for the BBC Learning and Science teams when on tour with Bang Goes The Theory, The One Show, Cheltenham Science Festivals and for CBBC’s Absolute Genius Live: The Best Bits at the Edinburgh Festival, CBBC Live in Leeds and CBeebies.

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Jon Wood - Speaker (paid)

‘School of Water Wizardry’ We dance as water molecules, forming ice and explaining density; We prove teachers wrong by taking water sub-zero; We stretch, bend and split water. When we’re ready, we’ll blow it up! Everyone graduates. Typically one hour, demo-based show suitable for primary, KS 3 & 4, family or large audiences.

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