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The Genius of George Boole

The impact of George Boole’s work on technology today is explored in a new film commissioned by UCC to be screened on RTÉ One on September 1st at 22:35. Narrated by Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons The Genius of George Boole assembles academics and industry leaders from across the globe to explore the life and importance of one of the world’s greatest unsung heroes.

Inside Sellafield

Britain's Nuclear Secrets: Inside Sellafield with Prof Jim Al Khalili at 9pm on Monday 10th August BBC4.


ReelLIFE SCIENCE schools video competition will be launching nationwide in September. Canadian Astronaut, Commander Chris Hadfield, Aoife McLysaght, Professor of Genetics in Trinity College Dublin and the overall winners of the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition 2015

ESA/GTTP Teacher Training Workshop 2015

The sixth ESA/GTTP Teacher Training Workshop will be held at the European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, 23rd - 27th November 2015. The deadline for receipt of applications is 21st September 2015.

IUCr Crystal growing competition

Following the great success of the IYCr2014 a worldwide competition, is now open to all school children, to introduce students to the exciting, challenging and sometimes frustrating world of growing crystals. Entrants must submit a video. Details on line. Closing date: 22nd November 2015. 

Bat Survey Training

Bat Survey Training with Bat Conservation Ireland this Thursday at 8 pm here in Clara Bog Visitor Centre. A great opportunity to get better acquainted with your local wildlife and contribute information that forms part of a national database.

ICASE Conference 2016

The ICASE World STE Conference will take place in Turkey on November 1st - 5th 2016

Institute of Biology of Ireland

The Institute of Biology of Ireland invites its members, families, friends and general public to join them this Sunday July 19th for a DUAL activity day.

Science on Stage

Science on Stage is a European initiative designed to encourage teachers from across Europe to share best practice in science teaching.