illuminating science, igniting curiosity

Our mission

Lightyear breaks down barriers to science education so that all children
can explore, get excited by and gain a deeper understanding of science
Lightyear Foundation is a UK charity breaking down barriers to science education so that all children can explore, get excited by and gain a deeper understanding of science. We’re particularly passionate about getting more disabled children into STEM.

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Awards for All!

We’re delighted to have secured  £9,980 funding from Awards for All! This will enable us to deliver 20…

Alien Art!

What do you think of our amazing ‘alien art’? We’ve been experimenting with diffusion and different concentrations…

Human Body Workshop

We created our second Sensory Science workshop in response to the challenges disabled children face during the…