Virtual talks, interactive workshops and presentations are taking place this week.
For the first time in its eight year history, the Midlands Science Festival is being hosted online.
Virtual talks, interactive workshops and presentations are taking place all this week, in line with Science Week 2020.
This year's theme explores how science can help us to make positive choices that will impact the environment, our health, and our quality of life.
Laois' Climate Change and Science Communicator in Residence, Dr. Niamh Shaw says local climate heroes have been invited to share their insights to help promote an optimistic and pro-active attitude: