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European Space Agency Competition

ESA and its Rosetta mission partners are inviting you to suggest a name for the site where lander Philae will touch down on Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko on 12 November.


The Irish Lab Awards

The Irish Laboratory Awards are currently open for entries and the deadline has now been extended to 5pm on Friday, 17th of October. For further information, please visit the official website  www.labawards.ie or contact the organiser’s office on 01 5242 383, or email them at info@labawards.ie.


PDST

Details of PDST courses for all the Senior Science subjects can be found in the attached flyers. On line Registration required and placed limited.


Chemistry All Around Us

The Chemistry Is All Around Network project, funded by the European Commission in the framework of the Lifelong Learning Programme (Comenius Subprogramme – Multilateral Networks), intends to promote the learning of chemistry providing access to:


The Festival of Curiosity

As part of The Festival of Curiosity on November 8th & 9th during Science Week, Smock Alley Theatre in Dublin, will be transformed into a curiosity filled hub with some curious family science shows.


TCD Maths & Physics Open Day

On Saturday 15th November Trinity College are hosting a Maths & Physics Open Day in the MacNeill Lecture Theatre in the Hamilton Building near The Science Gallery from 10:30-15:30. Pre-registration essential on www.physics.tcd.ie/outreach
 


SFI Scientists Celebrate the Power of Science

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!


EUCYS – European Union Contest for Young Scientists

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.


Google Science Fair Winners 2014

Huge congratulations to Ciara Judge, Emer Hickey & Sophie Healy Throw from Kinsale Community School, who won the overall prize at the Google Science Fair 2014. Congratulations also to their teacher and ISTA member Shaun Holly.


Science & Technology in Action

Science & Technology in Action has various on line resources that might be of value when preparing a Transition Year Science programme.


European Amgen Teach initiative

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.


SCIENTIX Community of Practise

The SCIENTIX web portal in the online community for Science Education in Europe. The Communities of Practice (CoP) entail a moderated online forum, with a designated expert as leader, where STEM teachers are able to engage in discussion on science and technology subjects.


The Midlands Science Festival

The Midlands Science Festival is a seven-day programme of around 50 events running throughout the Midlands with the aim of celebrating science, maths, engineering, technology and it’s importance in our lives.


I'm a Scientist & I'm an Engineer

I'm a Scientist and I'm an Engineer will be running in Ireland during Science Week this November to blow away the mad scientist stereotype and show students a slice of real science and engineering. 


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