The DCN Lab participated in the Lancashire Science Festival from 30th June-2nd July 2016 in Preston. The festival attracted more than 13,000 visitors over the three days. Primary and secondary schools as well as families and the general public visited the festival and took part in a range of exciting hands-on activities. The DCN Lab showcased research on language learning and emotion processing. Children had the opportunity to play interactive computer games and take part in hands-on activities. Adults and young people had the opportunity to ask questions and find out more information about the DCN Lab.