Thank you from your winner, Sarah

THANK YOU!! I’m absolutely thrilled that I have won the Drug Synthesis Zone. I still have no idea how it happened! It really has been the most amazing experience. Thank you to the other scientists – David Zoe Aaron and Elaine. It was a pleasure to work with you for 2 weeks! You’re knowledge and enthusiasm really helped the event go really smoothly and I think we all did an amazing job in the live chats. Thank you also to the moderators and all the staff in the Im a Scientist office for giving us the opportunity and keeping an eye on us to make sure we were coping! To the teachers who booked chats for their classes – thank you for letting us have the opportunity to share our experience with your students. Most of all thanks you to all the students for taking part. I can’t stress enough … Continue reading

Posted on December 1, 2014 by modangela in News | 1 Comment

And the winner is…

The students have spoken. The votes have been double counted… Big congratulations to the Drug Synthesis Zone winner: Sarah Ashwood Hard luck to David Foley but a huge thank you to everyone who took part. You were all brilliant. Students, don’t forget to tell us what you think about science now you’ve taken part. Log in to your profile, and fill in the 4 questions in the pink box on the right hand side, to be in with a chance to win a voucher.

Posted on November 21, 2014 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The next scientist out is…

We’ve counted, checked and rechecked the votes and now reveal it’s game over for… Zoe Roberts This leaves just “Where’s. My. Wine.” Sarah and “Proud Irish geek” David to fight it out for the £500 prize tomorrow. Who would you like to see win tomorrow’s final battle? VOTE

Posted on November 20, 2014 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The second scientist evicted is…

We’ve counted the votes and you’ve now evicted… Aaron Acton   The two scientists left standing after tomorrow’s eviction will battle it out in Friday’s final. Who do YOU want to see in the final? VOTE for your favourite! Students, has taking part changed your view of science and scientists? When you next log in and visit your profile, you’ll see a pink box with 4 questions on the right. Fill in the questionnaire to be in with a chance to win a voucher.  

Posted on November 19, 2014 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The first scientist evicted is…

The first scientist you’ve evicted is…   Elaine O’Reilly   One scientist will be evicted every day this week, and you get a new vote each day. Make sure to VOTE to keep your favourite in the competition. A student in each zone will win a voucher for asking great questions. And remember, you can comment on questions the scientists answer. Do you think the scientist is right? Do you disagree with them? Tell them!

Posted on November 18, 2014 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment