There may well be more to being recruited as a spy than an hour of codebreaking, briefcases and teamwork, but if it’s even half as exciting in real life as this escape game then it’s no wonder MI5 is so selective. Cluequest sees a team of 3-5 players get locked in a room that they won’t be able to escape from until they’ve solved enough puzzles to unlock every last lock in the place – and there are loads. Fast-paced, challenging and win-a-minute, even teams who don’t get out in time will have plenty to celebrate. Sounds like a perfect […]
Do your children love science? Are they curious about things that go wiz bang, do you find them taking things apart to understand how they work? Take them along to the Royal Society Summer Exhibition this weekend. It’s free. Its interactive. And they can talk to real scientists about plasma fuelled space exploration – self repairing plastic, some cool holograms, banana pionos, volcanos insects and lava lamps. They can also be a superhero for the day with x-ray vision, super strength and extra sensive hearing.