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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

Twitter Takeover

This June we’re trying something different*; we’re handing over the eyes and ears of our 10,000 strong Twitter following to some favourite faces of I’m a Scientist Alumni. For a couple of hours each day next week (9th–13th June), a … Continue reading

Posted on June 2, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | Leave a comment

Who’s taking part in June 2014

I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here! is back from Monday 16th to Friday 27th June. We’re running 12 themed zones and five general zones, including 2 zones just for Primary School students. That’s 85 scientists talking with students … Continue reading

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

June 2014 Zones

The next I’m a Scientist event: 16th to 27th June 2014 I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here will run for two weeks from Monday 16th to Friday 27th June 2014. This June, we’re running 17 zones; 12 themed … Continue reading

Posted on April 15, 2014 by Moderator - Josh in News | Leave a comment