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Google Science Fair - It's your turn to change the world

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 11:15

Here at Science Gallery, we're all about encouraging young brains to develop their curiosity for science early on, in the hopes they will go on to become next the generation of scientists and engineers to change the way we live. Our Science Circle partner and valued supporter, Google, shares this...

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Magicicada: Remarkable oscillatory insects - By David Rothenberg

Friday, February 8, 2013 - 16:58

Guest post by OSCILLATOR artist, musician, composer, author and philosopher-naturalist David Rothenberg. Magicicada, a piece by Tessa Farmer and myself, opens at the Science Gallery's new exhibition OSCILLATOR today. It's a sculptural installation made out of live insects, along with a soundtrack...

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RISK LAB Call for proposals now open

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 11:10

Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin, Ireland is seeking proposals for an upcoming Lab in the Gallery RISK LAB. A LAB IN THE GALLERY EXPLORING HOW WE PERCEIVE RISK, WHY WE TAKE RISKS AND WHY SOME OF US ARE GREATER RISKS TAKERS THAN OTHERS. CURATED BY PROF DAVID SPIEGELHALTER AND AOIBHINN...

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Dublin Mini Maker Faire 2013 open call launches

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 10:56

Science Gallery is proud to be hosting Dublin Mini Maker Faire again on July 27th, 2013. Along with Tog Hackerspace, Science Hackday, and the NUIM Makers Club, we've launched the open call for makers to participate in Ieland's biggest festival of making.  Submissions need to be in by March 1st...

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BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition: Day 3!

Saturday, January 12, 2013 - 14:39

It's our last day at BTYSTE. Here's the list of our top ten favourite projects: - "Spent coffee grounds as a nutritious plant potting medium -promoting a circular economy through scientific research" by Aoife Clancy and Gemma Lyons from St Joseph’s College, Lucan - " - "Effects of carbonated drinks...

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BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition: Day 2 (Part 2)

Friday, January 11, 2013 - 17:12

We've spent the afternoon trying to narrow down our shortlist of favourite projects. Conor Farrell from St Eunan’s College in Letterkenny did a very interesting study to see if the weather in Letterkenny affected his outdoor activities. He kept a log of the weather everyday for a year and noted...

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BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition: Day 2 (Part 1)

Friday, January 11, 2013 - 13:43

Having another busy day at BTYSTE! We've seen some more fantastic projects today and the main hall is still buzzing with students and visitors. anna Fitzpatrick Paula Faulkner Orla Dunne Anna Fitzpatrick, Paula Faulkner and Orla Dunne from Scoil Chonglais in Wicklow have developed an...

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BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition: Day 1 (Part 2)

Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 19:28

More interesting projects this afternoon! Alison Peard, Alex Whelan and Aoife Teegan from Regina Mundi College in Cork looked at the effects of fizzy drinks on teeth. They disproved the myth that leaving a tooth in a glass of Coca Cola overnight will make it dissolve, in fact the tooth will survive...

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BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition: Day 1 (Part 1)

Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 13:55

Science Gallery are visiting the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition for the fourth year! Now in its 49th year the exhibition is bigger and better than ever! Trying to make our way around to visit projects is a challenge as the main hall is teeming with students of all ages. So far we've...

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A look back at 2012: our busiest year to date

Friday, December 21, 2012 - 14:03

With just two days left before we close for 2012, we have just passed our 300,000th visitor this year - thank you so much to everyone for visiting, engaging with our exhibitions, taking part in our events and workshops, inspiring us, spreading the word and becoming part of our community this year...

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