Children and Family Events
Sustainable Sea Fish - Thursday 5 April 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3.30pm. (£3)
Shearwater, Seabirds, Stories, Songs and Science - a musical and storytelling exploration of the manx shearwater. Friday 6 April 2pm (£4)
Eating on the Wild Side - a beginner's guide to foraging - Saturday 7 April 11am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3.30pm
Street Science - the street science team (demonstrating their show at the launch, above!) will be out and about during the festival at locations across Edinburgh.
Emergency 2012 - is climate change even more of a threat than we thought? Tuesday 3 April, 5.30pm. (£10 / £8)
Catalytic Clothing - clothes that can purify air! Wednesday 4 April, 5.30pm. (£8/£6)
On Extinction - an evening of poetry, reflection and conversation about extinctions of cultures, languages and species. Wednesday 4 April. 5.30pm. (£10/£8).
The Secret Life of Scottish Seals - Wednesday 4 April. 5.30pm (£10/£7.50).
The Case for Young People and Nature - Edinburgh Medal Address. Tuesday 10 April 7pm (£10/£8).
Our Climate Future - Wednesday 11 April 8pm. (£8/£6).
Fixing the Planet - How can we solve the climate crisis? Thursday 12 April 5.30pm. (£8/£6)
Biofuels: An Ethical Solution? Saturday 14 April 3.30pm. (£8/£6)
For more information about any of these events or the many others that are taking place, please see the Festival programme here. There are comedy shows, film screenings, a strand of events on food and one on movement, dance and sport. You'll notice, just from the listing above for 5.30pm, 4 April that sometimes you'll be spoilt for choice so book your tickets early!
Blurofwoodsmoke also blogged (in more detail!) about the launch, you can read her post here.