Petrol, ping pong balls, calories and cookies – what do they all have in common? Energy! Jamie Gallagher burns food, bounces balls and generates electricity as he shows us what energy is and why we can't create or destroy it. Take part in his energy swap shop game, explore how your body is like a combustion engine and why cars burn petrol instead of eating cookies!
Jamie Gallagher is a scientist and science communicator from the University of Glasgow. He is currently doing a PhD in chemistry. Jamie has had much acclaim with his science shows performing at many of the UK's leading science festivals, science centres and the Edinburgh Fringe. Jamie won 2nd place in the UK final of Famelab 2012.