Scientists team up with filmmakers to take you inside the world of zebrafish.
In the tank
A spectacular light show featuring giant, glowing zebrafish. You can step inside the tank and immerse yourself in the stunning imagery and sounds.
On dry land
Talk to scientists and find out how these beautiful fish are helping us understand and treat human diseases.
- See zebrafish through a microscope
- Work on our giant 21,000-brick Lego zebrafish mosaic
- Test your knowledge with our touchscreen quiz
- Help decorate a zebrafish quilt
- Make a zebrafish mobile to take home with you
The exhibit is suitable for all ages. This event is part of Researchers’ Night.
The MRC Centre for Developmental and Biomedical Genetics is based at the University of Sheffield. At the centre, biologists and hospital doctors work together, studying zebrafish in order to learn more about human disease.
Strange Storm Films is a Sheffield film company set up in 2011 by Will Bann and Andrew Morley. Strange Storm work with businesses around Sheffield to promote events. Their fiction films and documentaries have been screened at the Showroom cinema.