Congratulations to Padraig Buggy from Belvedere College on winning ISTA special award on his project entitled "Does musical instrument playing or intense sport among male teenagers affect spirometric lung indices compared with their sedentary counterparts?"
Congratulations to Emer Hickey, Ciara Judge & Sophie Healy-Throw from Kinsale Community School who were the overall winners of the BTYSE.
The Tyndall Lectures, held throughout Ireland every January/February, use demonstrations and interactivity to enthuse schoolchildren and show how their class work relates to modern areas of physics research. In 2013 the venues are: Dublin, Carlow, Waterford, Cork, Limerick, Galway, Derry & Belfast.
Congratulations to the winners of the ISTA Senior Science Quiz National Final which was held in Trinity College. Thanks to all the students who participated, ISTA teachers who attended, our guest quizmaster Arlene O'Neill and our special guests, Philip Watt CEO of Cystic Fibrosis Ireland and Charlie Dolan, Honorary President of ISTA.
The Regional Finals of the ISTA Senior Science Quiz will take place on the Thursday 15th Nov at 7.30pm in 12 venues nationwide. If you have missed the deadline please ring the local coordinator to see if they can facilitate you!