SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival 2020

14.10 - 18.10.2020, Halle (Saale)

SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival - from 14.10. to 18.10.2020
With a diverse program of films, lectures, and exhibitions, the SILBERSALZ Science & Media Festival is focusing on the many aspects of planet earth. The free audience program is accompanied by the international SILBERSALZ conference at the renowned National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina.

For the first time, the SILBERSALZ Science & Media Awards – in cooperation with Jackson Wild – will also honor creative and stimulating media projects in science communication.
 The award ceremony will be streamed live on 15.10. at 20:00 on our Facebook profile. All nominated films at a glance: nominees.

* The health of our visitors, speakers and the team is our top priority. All events are carried out within the current COVID-19 regulations of the state of Saxony-Anhalt and the city of Halle (Saale). *

Thu 15 October

Into the Arctic Ice I Exclusive Preview

Photo exhibition I Esther Horvath I Germany I 2020 I Exclusive Preview

Award-winning photographer Esther Horvath has documented MOSAiC expedition in the Central Arctic Ocean for months.[...]

On the deck of the Polarstern, Esther Horvath has captured not only the most significant moments of the largest Arctic Ocean scientific research to collect datas about climate change, but also the daily life of the crew in the Arctic and extraordinary polar landscapes[...]

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Borealis

You have never been to Northern Europe? You have never seen northern lights? With the installation by Dan Acher, this colorful natural phenomenon can now be seen in Halle [...]

 

Archi Bio - Microscopic life supersized

Installation I Andrej Boleslavsky I Czech Republic

This installation is not for the faint-hearted: Andrej Boleslavsky projects bacteria, fungi, and ants meter-sized onto the walls of the Moritzburg.[...]

 

Fri 16 October

Expedition Arktis I Exklusive Vorpremiere

Photo exhibition I Esther Horvath I Germany I 2020 I Exclusive Preview

Award-winning photographer Esther Horvath has documented MOSAiC expedition in the Central Arctic Ocean for months.[...]

On the deck of the Polarstern, Esther Horvath has captured not only the most significant moments of the largest Arctic Ocean scientific research to collect datas about climate change, but also the daily life of the crew in the Arctic and extraordinary polar landscapes[...]

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Borealis

You have never been to Northern Europe? You have never seen northern lights? With the installation by Dan Acher, this colorful natural phenomenon can now be seen in Halle [...]

 

Archi Bio - Mikroskopisches Leben übergroß

Installation I Andrej Boleslavsky I Czech Republic

This installation is not for the faint-hearted: Andrej Boleslavsky projects bacteria, fungi, and ants meter-sized onto the walls of the Moritzburg.[...]

 

Sat 17 October

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Theater trifft Wissenschaft im Digitalen Raum.

Three virtual pinboards on the subject of climate. 

The interactive exhibition shows the results of the work of students from the Lyonel-Feiniger-Gymnasium, based on virtual pinboards on the subject of climate.[...]

 

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In the Quarry of Time

At the Abyss of Time I Guided Tour I Geology Exhibition I Franckesche Stiftungen I 60 Min

What stones tell us about our past and future? Where does this knowledge come from? In the distant future, if living creatures had decided to investigate what has shaped our present life, and dig through sediment layers, what would have they found? What materials, remains, residues, minerals would they discover? What would they call our present Earth era? [...]

Expedition Arktis I Exklusive Vorpremiere

Photo exhibition I Esther Horvath I Germany I 2020 I Exclusive Preview

Award-winning photographer Esther Horvath has documented MOSAiC expedition in the Central Arctic Ocean for months.[...]

On the deck of the Polarstern, Esther Horvath has captured not only the most significant moments of the largest Arctic Ocean scientific research to collect datas about climate change, but also the daily life of the crew in the Arctic and extraordinary polar landscapes[...]

Archi Bio - Mikroskopisches Leben übergroß

Installation I Andrej Boleslavsky I Czech Republic

This installation is not for the faint-hearted: Andrej Boleslavsky projects bacteria, fungi, and ants meter-sized onto the walls of the Moritzburg.[...]

 

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Borealis

You have never been to Northern Europe? You have never seen northern lights? With the installation by Dan Acher, this colorful natural phenomenon can now be seen in Halle [...]

 

Sun 18 October

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Theater trifft Wissenschaft im Digitalen Raum.

Three virtual pinboards on the subject of climate. 

The interactive exhibition shows the results of the work of students from the Lyonel-Feiniger-Gymnasium, based on virtual pinboards on the subject of climate.[...]

 

Expedition Arktis I Exklusive Vorpremiere

Photo exhibition I Esther Horvath I Germany I 2020 I Exclusive Preview

Award-winning photographer Esther Horvath has documented MOSAiC expedition in the Central Arctic Ocean for months.[...]

On the deck of the Polarstern, Esther Horvath has captured not only the most significant moments of the largest Arctic Ocean scientific research to collect datas about climate change, but also the daily life of the crew in the Arctic and extraordinary polar landscapes[...]

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Im Steinbruch der Zeit

At the Abyss of Time I Guided Tour I Geology Exhibition I Franckesche Stiftungen I 60 Min

What stones tell us about our past and future? Where does this knowledge come from? In the distant future, if living creatures had decided to investigate what has shaped our present life, and dig through sediment layers, what would have they found? What materials, remains, residues, minerals would they discover? What would they call our present Earth era? [...]

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Borealis

You have never been to Northern Europe? You have never seen northern lights? With the installation by Dan Acher, this colorful natural phenomenon can now be seen in Halle [...]

 

Archi Bio - Mikroskopisches Leben übergroß

Installation I Andrej Boleslavsky I Czech Republic

This installation is not for the faint-hearted: Andrej Boleslavsky projects bacteria, fungi, and ants meter-sized onto the walls of the Moritzburg.[...]