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Tell us what you want!

It’s almost two weeks since I’m a Scientist ended. Doesn’t time fly? Do you miss it? We do, but we’re maybe a bit sad like that. Now we want to know what YOU think about it, what you liked and … Continue reading

Posted on July 8, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on Tell us what you want!

And the champions are…

As we see Wimbledon and World Cup fever draw to an end, so too must I’m a Scientist, Get me out of Here! This battle was also fierce, but through the sweat, blood and tears* one victor emerged, (well 41 … Continue reading

Posted on July 5, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on And the champions are…

Who’s been evicted so far?

It’s the final countdown! With at least two evictions in each zone- and in some, three- the end is drawing close for this round of I’m A Scientist, Get Me Out of Here! But that just means things are getting … Continue reading

Posted on June 24, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on Who’s been evicted so far?

A scientist gives us the lowdown on what it’s like behind the scenes…

As you all know, there are evictions every day for the rest of the week! You get a vote every day, so remember to keep voting for your favourite scientist. But how do the scientists feel, being bombarded with questions … Continue reading

Posted on June 23, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on A scientist gives us the lowdown on what it’s like behind the scenes…

FIFA delays kick off for IAS breaking eviction news

Well no, OK, funnily enough FIFA aren’t changing their match times because of I’m a Scientist evictions. But we do have an eviction planned for 3.30pm on Wed, during the England vs Slovenia game. Because we are kind, caring people … Continue reading

Posted on June 22, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on FIFA delays kick off for IAS breaking eviction news

So what do the scientists plan to do if they win?

As you all know, the winner of I’m a Scientist gets a £500 grant to spend on science communication. And you students decide who gets it! So we thought we’d have a little look at some of their plans for … Continue reading

Posted on June 21, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on So what do the scientists plan to do if they win?

What a week!

Hi everyone! What an exciting week we have had; hundreds of live chats and questions flying in from every direction! We have been super-busy reading and replying to all of your questions, remember that you can comment on them too. … Continue reading

Posted on June 18, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on What a week!

Who are the Schools taking part in IAS June 2010?

Greetings! IAS June 2010 is now well underway with record participation! This year  we have 100 scientists engaging with 400 classes  and 8000 students! We hope you’re all having as much fun as we are! Below I have listed all … Continue reading

Posted on June 16, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on Who are the Schools taking part in IAS June 2010?

I’m a Scientist June 2010 starts with a bang!

Well the event has got off to a flying start! The site had almost 5,500 visits in the first day, with visitors viewing almost 47,000 pages altogether (average 8.5 pages per visit). Previously our busiest day ever on the site … Continue reading

Posted on June 15, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on I’m a Scientist June 2010 starts with a bang!

Who are the scientists taking part in IAS June 2010?

Fanfare! We have now finally chosen all the scientists to take part in I’m a Scientist, Get me out of Here! June 2010. Here they are, for your delight and delectation… It’s been absolutely excruciating. We’ve had to turn down … Continue reading

Posted on May 17, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on Who are the scientists taking part in IAS June 2010?

Congratulations to our Winning Students from the March event!

We would like to congratulate the following winning students from the March 2010 event; as voted for by our chat room moderators… The students winners of I’m a Scientist Get me Out of Here! are: Name School Zone Christy Lemmon … Continue reading

Posted on April 2, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on Congratulations to our Winning Students from the March event!

Congratulations to our winners!

We’ve had two weeks of hot debate, stimulating chat and mind-boggling facts. In each of our zones five scientists started out in the competition ready to tackle any question, but as the students voted the scientists were eliminated one by … Continue reading

Posted on March 26, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on Congratulations to our winners!

Eviction Updates

The pressure is really on now for the scientists, with only two days to go before the final winner is declared! Here’s a round-up of the evictions so far… On Tuesday the first round of voting closed and the scientist … Continue reading

Posted on March 24, 2010 by in News | Comments Off on Eviction Updates

And now it hots up…

Last week on I’m a Scientist was a chance to start getting to know the scientists. THIS week the young people have to start making some tough decisions about WHO gets the money. The first eviction will be tomorrow (Tuesday) … Continue reading

Posted on March 22, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on And now it hots up…

Busy, busy, busy!

Well the first week is almost over already and it’s been incredibly hectic. This is already the busiest event we’ve ever run – we’ve had nearly 4,000 visitors, just in the last few days! Thank you to all the students … Continue reading

Posted on March 18, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on Busy, busy, busy!

Welcome!

Welcome to I’m a Scientist, Get me out of Here! This is the only event in the world* where school students choose which scientists gets some money. For the next two weeks you young people have the power. Use it … Continue reading

Posted on March 3, 2010 by Moderator - Sophia in News | Comments Off on Welcome!