Short Profiles

Baylabs Worldwide

Since 1998: Wuppertal (Germany)

In Wuppertal, young researchers can discover methods from molecular biology – for example the isolation and detection of the DNA. more

Since 2008: Berlin (Germany)

Here, young scientists can experience live physics and chemistry: How cold can ice be? How sour are cola and vinegar? Young guests will be able to answer these questions themselves after completing their own experiments. more

Since 2009: Monheim (Germany)

How can our crops become even better and thus contribute to feeding billions of people on earth? To answer this question, the participants of the Baylab Monheim learn scientific fundamentals. more

Since 2010: Leverkusen (Germany)

In the "Baykomm," children can understand life sciences through hands-on experimentation. For example, how enzymes accelerate chemical reactions, or why they are ideal target molecules for drugs. more

Since 2011: Mexico City (Mexico)

Understanding nutrition through life sciences: that’s the goal of the two Baylabs in Mexico City for junior researchers - starting from age 4. more

Since 2012: Poland

Young visitors to Baylab Warsaw discover what it means when patients have atherosclerosis. These young researchers make a soup that imitates blood flow - and discover what happens when blood flow stops. more

Since 2014: Romania

From the starch that exists inside a potato, to food digesting inside a human stomach – Baylab Romania covers a wide range of topics. more

Since 2015: Bulgaria

Young researchers at Baylab Sofia learn about the science behind their daily experiences: how an effervescent tablet works, which substances give plants their colors and how much vitamin C is contained in various fruits. more

Since 2016: South Africa

In South Africa, the Penreach Baylab is on the road. With their truck loaded with teaching materials, the employees head for the disadvantaged schools in the Mpumalanga region. The main focuses are mathematics and natural sciences. more

Since 2016: Argentina

Baylab Argentina makes every classroom a laboratory. With science kits and related training, they enable teachers to provide experiment-based learning with their classes. more

Since 2016: Vietnam

At Baylab Vietnam, science becomes a reading adventure. Children accompany the protagonists of the book "Science Discovering Adventure," finding out why birds sing and how plants grow. more

Since 2017: Great Britain

Pupils can take on the role of a bee to get to know their life and their tasks in nature. Older students examine taste receptors by means of molecular genetic methods, for example. more

Since 2018: Bergkamen (Germany)

In Bergkamen, it is a long tradition to give school groups exclusive insights into chemical and technical processes. With the Baylab, the location now wants to adress even more inquisitive people. more

Since 2018: Republic of Korea

High School students are given in a 3-5-day program an overview on agriculture and crop protection technologies. On this occasion they gain experimental lab experience on basic microbiology, entomology and weed science. more

Since 2018: Monterrey (Mexico)

The Baylab in the "Papalote" children's museum in Monterrey, an important industrial city in the north of the country, is the third Baylab in Mexico. more