Scientists at Science Foundation Ireland’s seven Research Centres around the country are planning to Celebrate the Power of Science during Science Week. There will be something for all ages, from robotics to photonics, from crystals to disgusting digestion, from nanotechnology to big data, from global warming to smashing science movies!
Mega congratulations to Paul Clarke winner at EUCYS 2014 and a special CERN award. Congrats also to his teacher & ISTA member Dr Brian Smith. Paul was national winner of SciFest in 2013 and BTYSTE winner in 2014.
This is an exciting opportunity to participate in a series of professional development workshops for the Sciences. These workshops offer teachers upskilling in areas that are in line with new developments in Science education in Ireland.
The ReelLIFE SCIENCE schools video competition is launching nationwide on Monday September 1st 2014, with a prizefund of €3000. Teachers and students are invited to engage with Science in a fun way, by making an entertaining and educational short vide
The Clean Tech Competition is a unique, worldwide research and design challenge for pre-college youth. The program encourages scientific understanding of real-world issues and the integration of environmentally responsible energy sources. Due to popular demand, registration for the Clean Tech Competition has been extended to March 6th.
The final report from the Royal Irish Academy-ALLEA forum: Academia-Industry Alliance – Joint efforts in Science Education compiled by the All European Academies (ALLEA) is now available.
The UCD Earth Institute, in association with An Cosán Glas, is delighted to announce Earth Festival, an exciting merging of art and science. You and your school are invited to the exhibition presented in Letterkenny Town Park on 11th-13th November 2014 as part of Ireland’s National Science Week.