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« A Night In The Tropics – Scientific Expeditions »

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Researchers Night 2006 in Lisbon
Lisbon, Portugal

Organised by:
Tropical Research Institute (contact: Sofia Lopes –




Go to the tropics and their marvellous treasures without moving: discover a wonderful exhibition and documentary about the tropical garden and discover the role of tropical science for developing countries

Rest under "the twofold shade of trees", watching the photographs exhibition dedicated to African people, made by researchers in their field works

Build an exciting puzzleabout tropics through amusing questionnaires related to human activities, animals and plants

Play and test your knowledge about science through amusing activities: analyse the water from the lake by microscope, make an archaeological excavation, discover the plants of the tropical garden with a lantern, and many other experiments

Discover the role of tropical science for developing countries and who are the scientists that study malaria, flowers, coffee, historical archives, …

Dream about the mysteries and marvels of areas you wouldn't even have thought to see once …

Are you keen on travelling in unknown countries? Dreaming to explore the tropics? Fascinated by these enigmatic countries? The Tropical Research Institute unveils its mysteries…just enough to make you fell like to knowing more…

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