Is there humour in science?

Is there humour in science? Science Reactors, a team with experienced in science communication – consisting of FameLab finalists – experiments with a new way of science communication: Stand-up Science in the context of Stand-up comedy. In five minutes each, they present in an attractive, humorous and understandable way a scientific topic, combining their communication skills with their great passion about science! Stand-up Science was first presented in Researchers’ Night 2014 and since then is presented successfully at all relevant events and at Athens Science Festivals, comedy festivals, at the Foundation of the Hellenic World, during Hub Science etc. having already acquired its own audience.


Participants in Patras Science Festival 2017:

Athanasis Koustenis, Biochemist

Takis Lazos, Physicist

Dimitris Bouziotis, Ιchthyologist

Nikos Papadimitriou, Chemical Engineer

Chrysanthi Saliagkopoulou, Biologist

Efi Tetriga, Biologist

Dimitris Tsimpidas, Astrophysicist


Presenter: Dimitris Doukoglou, Electronic Engineer

Idea/ Design/ Coordination: Eleni Grammatikopoulou, Science Communication
Director: Kostas Vrettos