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November 2014 Student Winners

After every event we ask the scientists and moderators to select the students who stood out for them; the students they thought asked the best questions, or engaged most in the live chats. Well done to all of the student … Continue reading

Posted on December 18, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | 1 Comment

March 2015 Zones

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here will run for two weeks during British Science Week from Monday 9th to Friday 20th March 2015. With 14 different zones, we’re looking for 70 scientists and have space for almost 5,000 students. Here … Continue reading

Posted on December 15, 2014 by modangela in News | Leave a comment

I’m a Scientist November 2014: Who’s taking part?

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here is back this November with 50 scientists, and more than 140 schools from Orkney to Cornwall, and 4 schools from France and Spain. The scientists will be competing for the school students’ votes in … Continue reading

Posted on October 20, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | Leave a comment

Another General Zone added this November!

This November we are so oversubscribed with teachers wanting to take part with their students, that we’re running an extra General Zone, the Gadolinium Zone! As of this morning we had around 150 teachers ask for 431 classes between them. … Continue reading

Posted on October 2, 2014 by andyhowells in News | Leave a comment

November 2014 Zones

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here will run for two weeks from Monday 10th to Friday 21st November 2014. With 9 different zones, we’re looking for 35 scientists and have space for more than 3,000 students. Keep reading … Continue reading

Posted on September 10, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | 1 Comment

June 2014 Student Winners

After every event we ask the scientists and moderators to select the students who stood out for them; the students they thought asked the best questions, or engaged most in the live chats. Well done to all of the student … Continue reading

Posted on July 17, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | Leave a comment

June 2014: Final Live Chats!

By tomorrow afternoon, scientists and students will have taken part in more than 200 live chats across the event; live chats are the bread and butter of the I’m a Scientist competition, so what better way to end the two … Continue reading

Posted on June 26, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | Leave a comment

I’m a Scientist this November!

It’s difficult to talk—as we normally do—about I’m a Scientist returning this November while we’re gearing up for the June event, but in our tireless endeavour to be more organised, and help you plan ahead, here goes… I’m a Scientist, Get … Continue reading

Posted on June 13, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | Leave a comment

Twitter Takeover: The Line-up

For the week before our June 2014 event kicks off we’re handing over control of the @imascientist twitter account to some favourite faces of I’m a Scientist Alumni. We’ve lined up four teachers and six past winners to entertain us … Continue reading

Posted on June 6, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | 2 Comments

Longitude Prize Zone

£10,000,000 PRIZE!!! It makes our £500 for the winning scientist look positively small-fry. The Longitude Prize 2014 was launched this month with a huge fanfare and a Horizon BBC programme special to get the public to choose the challenge. But … Continue reading

Posted on June 2, 2014 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment