15. 04. 2014REPORT: Game designers now know what girls want
At the first Science Café of this year’s AFO, Michaela Buchtová talked about the phenomenon of videogames. Even though the lecture was named “Girls and Games”, Michaela as a representative of New media studies at the Charles University did definitely not speak only about girls and games.
15. 04. 2014Viewers can watch the best movies at AFO, along with world-class scientists
The popular-scientific festival AFO has been breaking records even before its official opening. Over 3,000 guests have accredited so far and almost 300 Czech and foreign guests have confirmed their arrival. Between 15th and 20th of April, Olomouc will transform into a unique place where professional filmmakers and top science communicators from around the globe will meet for everyone to see.
15. 04. 2014World premiere of the magical project Simultime is shifted to 22:00
Completely exceptional concert about the birth and death of a star in a composition Simultime will take place at AFO for the first time tonight at 22:00 in the Theatre Hall.
14. 04. 2014AFO in your mobile
You can stay in touch with the entirety of our festival using a mobile app. It is brand new, neat and readily available. Brought to you by Ackee developers.
14. 04. 2014Saturday lecture of Lawrence M. Krauss will be moved to the Metropol Cinema!
Due to a huge demand, the Saturday lecture Science, Critical Thinking And Atheism by Lawrence M. Krauss will be rescheduled to 12 pm (noon) to the Metropol Cinema.
12. 04. 2014Investigate the collision of Challenger and experience Gravity in 3D
Tracking down the real cause of the biggest disaster of NASA, meeting the first female astronomer, discovering a terrifying video from a mission to the fourth moon of Jupiter, pointing a gun at Heydrich, meeting a great industrial family from the 19th century. And also finally seeing the best film from the space in 3D. The programme section Trends (and) Genres at AFO 2014 will guarantee first class viewer gravity.
12. 04. 2014The on-line accreditation is over; all that remains is to get to Olomouc
The accreditation on our website is closed, but you can of course accredit every day throughout the festival from Tuesday 15 April till Sunday 20 April.
11. 04. 2014The AFO 2014 collection: enjoy the festival with style
How does an ideal visitor of AFO 2014 looks like? Wearing an original hoodie of the Philosophical Faculty of Palacký University, a limited edition t-shirt with Carl Sagan's silhouette, a stylish bag on a shoulder and an AFO badge "Sword of Genius". This year's AFO presents itself with really original merchandise.